So, this is quite hilarious, with the benefit of 15 years of hindsight.

This was the pitch deck I used to raise $1.2M for my dot com company (MindfulEye) in 2000.

Today, of course, much of this wouldn’t fly. Particularly the enormous pie wedge showing how much of the venture capital money would go to salaries!

More from Tod:  I decline peace of mind.