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What is an option pool?

What is an option pool, you ask? Yet another excellent question! (If you’re wondering what an option is, click here.) […]

What is an Option?

If you’re reading this post, chances are that you are wondering about options. For example, you may be asking yourself: […]

Board Meetings

If you’ve got a company in Canada, you’ve got a board of directors. So how do you run a proper […]

Founders & Hats

The decision to go ahead and found a startup is an important one. And one of the first decisions you’ll […]

Debt Financing

So you’ve got a friend or a relative, or maybe even an early stage third party seed investor who is […]

Reverse Vesting

What is vesting? And how is it different from reverse vesting? Well I’m glad you asked! Being a child of […]

Of Terms and Sheets

A few thoughts on term sheets: There are lots of “standardized” term sheets out there designed to streamline the startup […]

Setting Aside Shares

I give a lot of presentations on incorporation and organization at universities. One time, one of the students present had […]