How Does Vesting Work for Startup Equity?

Thanks to all who joined us for the startup equity event on March 14. One of the key questions we heard was: How Does Vesting Work for Startup Equity?

Here's some links to great content on vesting of startup equity. We hope you will add your insights, more links and your comments below.

Acceleration upon change of control, Gil Silberman on Quora

When acceleration upon change of control does not make sense, Gil Silberman on Quora

What is vesting; what is acceleration upon change of control? #5 & #8 of 14 Crucial Questions about Stock Options, Andy Rachleff, Wealthfront Blog

Does my vesting make sense? Stock Option Counsel Blog