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This article was published on September 6, 2011

    The Next Web Conversations: How much funding does a startup really need? [Video]

    The Next Web Conversations: How much funding does a startup really need? [Video]
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    Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

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    How much funding do startups really need? The answer’s variable for sure, but should entrepreneurs always go for the maximum amount that they can as soon as possible, or should they be a little more prudent?

    I got together with Jon Bradford, of UK accelerator Springboard, and Christina Cacioppo of Union Square Ventures to hear the opinions of two people who deal with this question more often than most of us.