What Do You Do When An Investor Gives You Bad Advice?

“I knew it! I knew it! I knew it!” I screamed to myself as I walked to my car. I had just gotten the snot beaten out of me by the partners at one of my investors, “Donald Ventures.”

I had been asked to present and update the partnership by “Raul,” the partner leading the deal for DV. The meeting was a precursor to DV continuing to invest in my company. And now, as I…