Tag Archives: Equity

After $81 million in investment, some things are the same & some things are different

Well, it’s high time I share some of what I’ve learned over the last year, 81 million million dollars, and 200ish additional employees. And here it is: some things are different; some things are the same.

Founder Equity Compensation

I’ve been asked recently about how to compensate non founder employees at the beginning of a venture. Most folks agree there is an upper limit on the ideal number of founders. So taking that for granted, how do you motivate non founder employees with equity before you have cash?