Business Ownership: Equity, Compensation & Role Considerations

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http://www.thevarguy.com – If you own a business and you understand the difference between equity, compensation and role, then you can develop a business that can attract the best talent. Consequently, equity is probably one of the most misused business tools. It is a business tool that needs to be understood before being used in the foundational stages of your business. When we hear people ask for equity they are typically not interested in the downside of business ownership, just the upside. So, if you own 35% of a business through a “gift” of equity, and the business requires $100,000 investment are you ready to (IT news)