"VC is like a pimple on the butt of the whole world of investing. It's such a tiny, tiny, tiny thing that we do here that we think is so self-important."
In a conversation with LA Venture podcas t, Upfront Ventures Managing Partner Mark Suster offers advice on when to talk to founders and other thoughts from the frontlines.
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