Seth’s Blog: Advice on equity

March 19, 2009

business / entrepreneurship / startup

If you ever hope to start a business partnership of any kind, this is wonderful advice to keep around. “So, my best advice is to say, ‘Today, right now, your contribution is worth 5% of the company and my creation of the company is worth 5%. The other 90% is based on what each of us does over the next 18 months. Here’s a list of what has to get done, and what we agree it’s worth…”