Million Dollar Gamble

Aim for Agile Funding of your business with small batches, small budgets, and keeping multiple options open.


Should I contact a VC or an Angel investor at this point? Are accelerators for me? Should I continue bootstrapping or how should I manage to fund my business in an agile way? This chapter shows all the alternatives to fund your business and how to find the investors you need to build your company.

  • Agile funding
  • Continuous funding
  • Fundraising
  • Metrics
  • Investors
Practices Explained

Agile Funding

Practices Mentioned

Innovation Funnel

Continuous Funding


Coming Soon!


Chapter 20 Illustrations

Recommended Tools

Coming soon

Recommended Books

Startup Seed Funding for the Rest of Us: How to Raise $1 Million for Your Startup – Even Outside of Silicon Valley by Mike Belsito

Founder’s Pocket Guide: Startup Valuation by Stephen Poland

The Startup Funding Book by Nicolaj Hojer Nielsen

Recommended Articles

Why is your fundraising process ‘waterfall’ when your startup is ‘lean’?

How Zapier Pulled Off Its One-and-Done Approach to Fundraising

Agile product funding

Lean Budgets

Why Agile Development Is A Fraud Without Funding For Iterations

Bootstrapping + Lean Startup = Low-burn Startup