You can’t compare job offers with public equity vs private equity apples to apples. Learn how to think about and compare them.
Learn the basics of equity, how to distribute equity to early employees, and what a cap table is.
Affirm is a fintech company that has grown from 15 employees to 750 in just seven years. We talked to two of their employees to get their advice for navigating all the challenges that come from working at a fast-growing startup.
As George Simons has studied and worked with a bunch of companies, he’s seen his fair share of mistakes and is continually using what he’s seen to inform how he runs his company, SoloSuit. Here’s what he says companies should think about in their early stages.
Received stock options from your company and don’t understand what that means? Here’s how to make sense of your offer letter and option grant.
We explore what it means to exercise stock options, the taxes you may need to pay, and the common times people exercise their options.
What determines a stock option strike price? Learn more about strike prices, how stock options gain value over time, and dilution.
A capitalization table (or “cap table”) is a list of all the securities your company has issued and who owns them. Learn why you need a cap table, what one looks like, how to make one, and more.
Learn how to evaluate the equity portion of your job offer and download our free equity calculator to see what your options could be worth.