As an investor, you can often see warning signs of trouble in small ways before they become full-blown in the startup.
Here are some of them:
– The CFO quits unexpectedly
– The paychecks to employees bounce and it’s called an “accounting error”
– Information from the CEO becomes limited and they don’t return phone calls
– Administrative people are let go without explanation
– Missed revenue expectations — again
– Founders leave the company without six months’ notice
When you notice things seem out of the ordinary, it’s best to contact the team and ask for a straight-up answer.
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