Equity http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/equity The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Equity en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT What Entrepreneurs Call 'Sweat Equity' the IRS Calls 'Taxable' Working without a salary for equity might feel like pitching in at your neighbor's barn raising but the government doesn't see it that way. Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237712 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/237712 Cameron Keng Founders: When Fundraising, Ask for More Than You Think You'll Need To preserve equity, fight for a higher valuation rather than paring back much-needed cash. Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236411 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236411 Sam Hogg The 3 Essential Things Needed in a Founders' Agreement While your relationship with your co-founder may be peachy right now, there is a possibility it could turn sour down the road. To protect yourself (and the company), make sure these three areas are covered in your founders' agreement. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236044 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/236044 Bo Yaghmaie How Much of Your Company Should You Give to New Co-Founders? It helps to bring in others to fill any gaps in your skill or experience. Here are five variables that will help you determine how much a new partner is worth. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235951 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235951 Martin Zwilling Want a Bank Loan? You Better Have Some Skin in the Game. A strong equity position supports the notion that the owner is likely to protect the investment and repay borrowed funds. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235605 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235605 Jesse Torres How to Split Equity Without Giving Away the Company Clear expectations and earning equity for results make sharing ownership in the company a brilliant deal for everyone. Wed, 28 May 2014 13:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234230 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234230 Weston Bergmann 10 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Join a Startup Beyond the glitz and hype, a new businesses may present a certain gritty reality. Steer clear if you're not prepared. Thu, 22 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233831 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233831 John Rampton How to Engage Your Vendors How you pay your vendors can impact the service you receive. Fri, 09 May 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233471 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/233471 Entrepreneur Staff Y Combinator Boosts Startup Payout, Keeps Equity the Same Why? Bay Area rents are too damn high. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233337 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233337 Laura Entis When Trading Equity for Cash, Balance Is Everything Sell too little, and you lack the resources to grow. Sell too much, and you lose control. Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232164 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232164 Amanda Steinberg Aaron Levie, the Quintessential Silicon Valley CEO, Will Only Own 4.1 Percent of Box When It IPOs Online file-storage service Box has finally filed to go public. Here's what we know. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 18:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232531 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232531 Laura Entis Accelerator-Ready? 3 Pointers for Potential Candidates Entrepreneurs considering a startup program should do some legwork. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232208 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232208 Jeff Pruitt Making Sense Out of Cents: Determining Employee Compensation For companies that have received outside funding and are looking to scale, determining employee compensation can be a challenge. Here we offer a few pointers on how to get it done right. Thu, 13 Feb 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231489 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231489 Sharon Wienbar Vesting: A Founder's Need to Earn Equity An insider's take on what you need to know about vesting provisions in venture capital deals. Mon, 27 Jan 2014 18:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231044 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231044 Bo Yaghmaie Figuring Out How to Divvy Up Startup Equity When launching a startup, often founders need to offer up equity to employees in lieu of big salaries. Our legal expert Peter Buckland offers up advice on how to approach equity option pools. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 17:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230450 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230450 Peter Buckland The Pros and Cons of Working for Equity From scope creep to the opportunity to cash in, a look at the good and bad of working in exchange for equity. Wed, 25 Sep 2013 12:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228566 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228566 Susan Johnston How to Find the Perfect Co-Founder Our ASK expert VC John Frankel offers up advice about finding a co-founder and managing the relationship. Wed, 18 Sep 2013 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228445 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228445 John Frankel The Art and Science of Company Valuations (Infographic) See a visual explanation of how young companies are valued, in some cases before they're even making money. Tue, 02 Jul 2013 10:10:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227273 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227273 Catherine Clifford Why One Young Entrepreneur Turned Down Mark Cuban on Shark Tank A recent grad reveals why he walked away from $200,000 for his coat-check technology. Fri, 19 Oct 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224699 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224699 Carol Tice One Entrepreneur's Rocky Road to Success After 'Shark Tank' One of Shark Tank's first entrepreneurs, Tiffany Krumins, talks about dealing with cancer, giving up half of her equity, and the challenges of getting her product made in the U.S. Fri, 24 Aug 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224218 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224218 Carol Tice