When Is The Right Time To Discuss Your Equity Split?

When Is The Right Time To Discuss Your Equity Split?

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

Figuring out how to split equity can be a sensitive topic, but it’s a hurdle that must be overcome if you have a co-founder in your new business. Many founders put this off because it’s an uncomfortable conversation. But if you’re not comfortable talking about such important things with your co-founder, maybe it’s a signal that there are bigger problems …

Co-founder disagreements

Co-Founder Disagreements And The Importance Of Equity Split

Linkilaw Startup Advice & Tips

Startup companies have become more and more alluring to individuals interested in business. People nowadays would rather start their own company than enter a large and rigid corporation. The UK is a perfect example of this kind of business culture becoming the desirable choice amongst other alternatives. The data compiled by technology entrepreneurs’ network Tech Nation and corporate intelligence firm …

Why avoid mixing personal feelings when splitting equity

Why Avoid Mixing Personal Feelings When Splitting Equity

Alexandra Isenegger Startup Advice & Tips

Starting a business with friends or family can be more difficult than it seems at first. Most people think: why not? We’re going to make money and have fun at the same time. But you need to be very cautious when mixing personal feelings and business, as there are a lot of things to consider, especially when splitting equity. Why …

How famous tech founders split their initial equity

How Famous Tech Founders Split Their Initial Equity

Alexandra Isenegger Startup Advice & Tips

New founders are often curious about how successful tech companies split their equity when they were in their startup days. Of course, every company is different, so the process for splitting equity will differ from one company to another. However, it’s a good source of reference to see how the founders of some of the most famous companies around the …

How should equity be split between co-founders?

How Should Equity Be Split Between Co-founders?

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Equity split is one of the most important and controversial topics that you would need to discuss with your co-founder in the early stages of your business relationship. This is the moment where the arguments may arise. That’s why equity allocation and choosing the co-founders are very important. How should equity be split between co-founders?    Going into business with …

Tips to avoid common mistakes when splitting equity

Tips To Avoid Common Mistakes When Splitting Equity

Linkilaw Legal Advice

Splitting equity is a difficult and sensitive decision that co-founders have to make when starting a business. The result of this decision can lead to a stronger relationship where each co-founder knows where they stand—or it can turn into a complete nightmare. There isn’t one universal rule on how equity should be split, but we have some tips to help …

Splitting equity

Questions To Ask Before Splitting Equity

Alexandra Isenegger Legal Advice, Startup Advice & Tips

Splitting equity in a startup can be a sensitive topic. How much equity does each founder deserve? The answer to this question is usually different based on each founder’s perspective and, consequently, can be a cause of conflict. But, if you ask the right questions, it’s possible to divide equity in a way that feels fair and satisfactory to everyone. …