11/03/2009 02:38 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Video: How to Think Like a Venture Capitalist

Advertisers and marketers can use the techniques of venture capitalists in evaluating new advertising platforms, technologies, and tools.

Online-advertising-executive-turned-venture capitalist Brian McAndrews of Madrona Venture Group spoke with me during the recent iMedia Summit for this
week's New Media Minute. This evaluation includes assessing the market opportunity, the timing, and the management team of emerging advertising opportunities, she reported. This episode also includes the latest insight from interactive agency Questus on how young consumers are relying on social media to make purchase decisions.

This video was originally published on and on Beet.TV.