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How I Got Laid Off and Walked Away with 90k

Getting laid off is never fun. Getting laid off and walking away with 90k? Well, that’s a different story. Here are a few things I learned along the way, and how I negotiated my way to a big payday… 1,266 more words


Stock Option Plan Basics

Stock Option Plans or Stock Incentive Plans are commonly used in start-ups, as these entities have limited cash flow initially.  Employees who go to work for these entities usually seek higher reward for their risk. 573 more words

Stock Option

Vesting and why we do it

According to the ADA, service animals aren’t required to wear a specific harness, vest, or ID tag. Federally they have no requirements for identification besides the two standard questions of “Is this a service animal,” and “What tasks/work does he preform?” 175 more words

Everything you need to know about 401K

The purpose of a 401K is to help employees save money toward retirement. As employees contribute money toward the 401K, every dollar is tax-deferred… 656 more words


Should a startup pay equity to advisers?

A colorfully worded post by Blossom Street Ventures found it’s way to my Inbox earlier today. The author explains his rationale for not giving equity to advisers. 312 more words