Burn Rate

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The rate at which a new company uses up its venture capital to finance overhead before generating positive cash flow from operations. In other words, it’s a measure of negative cash flow.

Burn Rate (Wikipedia)
This article is about the book. For other uses, see Burn rate (disambiguation).
Burn Rate:
AuthorMichael Wolff
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
PublisherSimon & Schuster
Publication date
1998
Media typePrint (Hardcover and Paperback)
ISBN0-684-85621-2
OCLC41672640

Burn Rate: How I Survived the Gold Rush Years on the Internet, by Michael Wolff is the account of Wolff's dotcom company, Wolff New Media, in 1997.

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