All signs point to a recovery in 2024, and that will be better for some than others. The past few years have seen investors highlight mediocre portfolio companies, hoping that a little growth will help them through a tough fundraising market.
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But now investors are doing less testing, which means many startups will likely run out of money next year. That’s not a bad thing, writes Rebecca Szkutak.
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