Business School

Business School is hosted by Sharran Srivatsaa, the CEO of Kingston Lane, investor and advisor to various cutting-edge technology companies and former Silicon Valley entrepreneur. Sharran is a sought after keynote speaker and a respected thought-leadership resource for publications such as The Wall Street Journal, SUCCESS magazine, Huffington Post, and Forbes. On this podcast, Sharran shares his best secrets on how to grow your business strategically, how to build your brand elegantly, most importantly integrate the profits in your business with an overall joyful life. For more free resources visit


episode 78: What to Do When You Are Not Sure of an Investment

How do you evaluate investment opportunities? What indicators do you look for before agreeing to invest? Many investors scrutinize metrics like liquidity, operating cash flow, income statement, assets, and maybe ten or more financial indicators. Of course, you want to make sure you get your money back with a significant return on investment. But what if you can't be sure if an investment is right for you? As part of Sharran’s goal to share investment opportunities with more people, he invites us to He also shares the 3-part framework that he uses when making investment decisions. 

If you need help evaluating an investment opportunity, listen to this episode and learn how a professional investor like Sharran filters several investment options a day. 

Get your invitation to Sharran’s Private Investor Network:

 “As professional investors, we win some, we lose some, and that's okay.”

- Sharran Srivatsaa


00:00 Should you invest or not?

01:24 Sharran’s 3-part framework when making an investment decision

01:43 What you know about investors and investments is completely clouded

02:26 Professional investors do not publish their win-loss record

04:21 Three things you should look out for in the founder or operator

09:42 Understanding The Downside Protection 

12:08 Why the timeline extender is important for investors

15:24 How to get access to Sharran’s investment opportunities

17:38 Do you need to have all three things in place before making an investment?



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