One of the ways to judge how prudent an entrepreneur is based on some of tools n choices
Stay away if the founders
1. Use any paid calling bridge instead of free conference or skype to take phone calls.
2. Want to raise funds to build mobile app BEFORE testing their customer validation/discovery using web apps (mobile optimized) – specifically for mobile focused startups.
3. Top heavy management team without any technical chops to code – but want to hire coders and develop alpha after angel investment.
Helps you filter some of the chafe in the startup scene.