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Learn about the nuances of the role, what studios are looking for, and how to join a studio as an EIR.

  • How studio teams are organized
  • The EIR role: objectives & expectations
  • What studios look for in EIRs
  • Joining a studio as an EIR


I answer community questions about startup studios.

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Spoiler Alert: it’s exits

Graphic curtesy of Fiera Studio


(SEC amends Regulation Crowdfunding rules- effective as of March 15, 2021)


The real reason you’re leaving things unfinished and how to stop the cycle.

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On-demand digital convenience meets purposeful niching.


Dianna Lesage

Endlessly curious about the human condition. Founder of Studio Upstart. Chief of Staff @ Untapped Ventures.

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