Years 1-5 usually are the hardest for new companies. We’ll learn from the hard won wisdom of industry insiders about VC, Angel and other bootstrapping methodologies and hear the startup stories we can learn from. What about taking on investors? How do you avoid the "not invented here" syndrome? How do you prepare for the length of the sales cycle? How do you protect your IP? We'll answer these questions and more at this no-holds-barred, straight talk with startup veterans.