Our main goal at Kernal is to take startup ideas from napkin to market. So when your idea needs funding, we want to connect you to the right people. 🚀
As you may have heard, we've recently launched a Kernal Fund to make it even easier to fuel your idea. So this is where you come in: Show us your idea is worth investing in.
How can I do that? Give us 3 minutes and we'll tell you the top things investors in our fund will be looking for:
📈 Increase your Platform Activity
✔️ Set weekly goals and achieve them. Show investors you follow through. So when they book a video call with you, they know you'll be early.
✔️ Share progress updates on your startup page to share the latest milestones and learnings
🔑 Keep your startup page up to date but also up-vote, comment and engage with other startups each week.
Prove Why YOU are Worth Investing in
✔️ Update your profile to include relevant experience: showcase your wins and track record
✔️ Include your areas of expertise to position your strengths
✔️ Show that you’re a subject matter expert by commenting on other ideas and answering requests from other Kernalers
🔑 Update your Kernal profile so it's as trustworthy as reputable as your Twitter and LinkedIn.
🙋♀️ Ask for Help, It's a Smart Relationship Builder
✔️ The most successful entrepreneurs utilize the strengths of those around them. Lucky for you, there are thousands of talented and experienced folks at your fingertips.
✔️ Ask for advice, recommendations or introductions and accelerate your progress.
🔑 Try out the request feature on your startup idea.
🧐 More ways to improve your odds:
🤝 Add team members to your startup if you’re not doing it alone
📢 Share your startup page on Twitter, LinkedIn and your Facebook Founder Groups to boost the visibility of your idea. (tag @Kernal and we'll re-share).
👋 Connect with similar ideas on the platform and spark conversations with likeminded members
*Big exhale. That was a lot.
Now it’s time for you to build. Go give it everything you’ve got. We’re here to see you take your startup idea to the moon. 🚀🌙
Lastly, if you are serious about raising funds for your startup on Kernal, let us know by dropping a note to email@example.com. We want to help stack your odds as much as possible.