We have suggested the following free resources to Stock Option Counsel clients to help them master this area and gain confidence in negotiating their stock options and other employee stock. We hope you find this list helpful and invite you to contact us to find out how Stock Option Counsel can help you evaluate and maximize your startup stock compensation. Contact>
2. Andy Payne's Startup Equity for Employees
4. Wealthfront's Startup Salary and Equity Compensation Calculator (This is very general but people find it helpful.)
5. Patrick McKenzie of Kalzumeus Software's Salary Negotiation: Make More Money, Be More Valued
6. Piaw Na's Negotiating Compensation, from An Engineer's Guide to Silicon Valley Startups
7. mystockoptions.com's How does a private company decide on the size of a stock grant? (You may have to create a login)
Need more help? Stock Option Counsel provides legal services for employees, executives and independent contractors. Employees and executives rely on Stock Option Counsel's expert advice in their startup stock option matters to correct the imbalance of information and expertise in this area that can cause the uninformed to lose out on high value opportunities. We counsel clients during their compensation negotiations, their exercise choices and the sale of their shares. We also work with clients who are in disputes with employers or cofounders regarding their stock options, other equity compensation or intellectual property and help them resolve the issues in their favor.
Contact> us if you are interested in Stock Option Counsel. It works best to set up a 15 minute call so we can hear about your situation and describe how we would help as Stock Option Counsel. Alternatively, you can send us a message with your questions and we will respond and tell you how Stock Option Counsel could be valuable to you. Contact>