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Give your Circle a name. E.g. FinTech Early Stage Founders, e-Commerce Founders with >$50k/month, Social Impact Entrepreneurs Raising their first round, FemTech Investors, ...
Write a short description of your circle’s purpose. Why does this circle need to exist? What will success look like for members as a result of this circle?
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Who would be a good fit for this circle? E.g. industry focus, founding stage, career level, skills, attitude. If applicable
We meet every
Is there an expiration date for this circle?
Is there an end date by when you want this circle to accomplish a certain goal? If not, leave as is.
EXPERT CIRCLE FOUNDERS MEET FUNDERS
We started an expert circle for women founders and funders in the fashion-tech industry.
The group is an invaluable part of my life. I know I can count on my sisters.
We meet once a month and talk shop.
FACILITATE A CIRCLE
Invite your contacts to your circle on the GUILD
We send you suggestions who might be a good fit for your circle if you like
1) Hold the space so everybody is heard
2) Keep time
3) Have a commitment to the purpose and values of the group
As a facilitator, you
1) Don't pitch your product
2) Are not right all the time
3) Are not the smartest person in the room
4) Do not entertain everybody
5) Do not have to have all the answers
FOUNDERS RAISING SEED
Purpose: GUILD circle for founders who are currently fundraising their seed round.
Share tips, review each other's pitches, make introductions to investors, and celebrate each other's successes.
Values: We meet once a month to hold each other accountable to our goals, we ask difficult questions and tell the truth.
REQUEST TO JOIN
RUNNING A CIRCLE
Set a date for your first meeting
Answer the questions in the circle activity feed
Remind your members to RSVP
Facilitate the conversation
Appoint a notetaker and post them
Continue the conversation until your next meeting
Get in touch and we'll contact you right away.