Step inside the Group Partner Lounge to hear Y Combinator Group Partners Harj Taggar, Michael Seibel and Brad Flora discuss how you should handle rejection from investors and why you should “believe the no, not the why.”
Chapters (Powered by https://bit.ly/chapterme-yc) –
00:00 – Introduction
00:42 – What to do when an investor says no?
01:44 – What is going through the founders’ heads
05:36 – Lie the founder’s tell themselves
07:15 – What to do when founders hear the same why a lot?
09:17 – What are the real why’s?
13:18 – Advice after demo day
13:54 – Takeaway
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