10 episodes

Welcome to Off the Sidelines — your guide to early-stage investment! The world needs a new generation of great companies, and we need your help.

In this podcast series — presented thanks to support from Project Entrepreneur — we’ll be speaking with investors and experts about how to get involved in startup investment. Project Entrepreneur is a program by UBS.

Perhaps you’ve already started investing but want to learn more and level up your ability to evaluate companies. Perhaps you want to use your capital for good but haven’t written a check yet or even thought about the startup world as an option. Perhaps you’re an entrepreneur who wants to better understand the investor mindset. Or perhaps you’re just a curious listener interested in how capital moves around the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

No matter what your background or reason for tuning in, welcome — we hope you enjoy the journey and learn something valuable along the way.

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Welcome to Off the Sidelines — your guide to early-stage investment! The world needs a new generation of great companies, and we need your help.

In this podcast series — presented thanks to support from Project Entrepreneur — we’ll be speaking with investors and experts about how to get involved in startup investment. Project Entrepreneur is a program by UBS.

Perhaps you’ve already started investing but want to learn more and level up your ability to evaluate companies. Perhaps you want to use your capital for good but haven’t written a check yet or even thought about the startup world as an option. Perhaps you’re an entrepreneur who wants to better understand the investor mindset. Or perhaps you’re just a curious listener interested in how capital moves around the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

No matter what your background or reason for tuning in, welcome — we hope you enjoy the journey and learn something valuable along the way.

    Linnea Roberts and Ita Ekpoudom of GingerBread Capital on supporting female investors and founders

    Linnea Roberts and Ita Ekpoudom of GingerBread Capital on supporting female investors and founders

    A double serving of advice on investing and building supportive ecosystems on the penultimate episode of our podcast "Off the Sidelines."

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    Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital reveals the best thing investors can do to help founders

    Josh Kopelman of First Round Capital reveals the best thing investors can do to help founders

    Episode 8 of our podcast "Off the Sidelines" is full of advice for aspiring investors.

    Astrid Scholz of Zebras Unite and XXcelerate Fund provides a menagerie of investment advice

    Astrid Scholz of Zebras Unite and XXcelerate Fund provides a menagerie of investment advice

    Animal metaphors abound in Episode 7 of our podcast "Off the Sidelines."

    David Hall of Revolution looks beyond New York and Silicon Valley

    David Hall of Revolution looks beyond New York and Silicon Valley

    The managing partner at the Rise of the Rest Seed Fund is the guest for Episode 6 of our podcast "Off the Sidelines."

    Henri Pierre-Jacques of Harlem Capital breaks down his investment decision process

    Henri Pierre-Jacques of Harlem Capital breaks down his investment decision process

    Learn how he and his team choose companies in Episode 5 of our podcast, "Off the Sidelines."

    Kesha Cash of Impact America Fund shines a light on ‘shadow economies’

    Kesha Cash of Impact America Fund shines a light on ‘shadow economies’

    The newest episode of our podcast "Off the Sidelines" explores impact investing.

Customer Reviews

neener_neener ,

Great for wide range of audiences

Not only is this informative for potential investors, but for the other stakeholders in the startup ecosystem as well, who are curious to get some valuable insight from investment veterans, with a wide range of experience. Considered me invested in Off the Sidelines.

CoolGame7890 ,

Great Podcast

Great podcast with an interesting mix of guests providing unique insights into some recent trends within the startup/investing ecosystem. Nice focus on impact and mission-driven investors/companies too.

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