Moyer is an entrepreneur who has started companies in product development, clothing manufacturing, marketing technology, and higher education. He shares his experiences in this book.
According to the book, over 70% of entrepreneurs make early equity mistakes that can damage relationships beyond repair and destroy a company.
Slicing Pie outlines a process for calculating the right number of shares each founder or employee in an early stage company deserves, especially as it grows and roles and contributions change. Using a dynamic equity split model it outlines how to avoid conflicts as the company grows.
Along with tips, advice, case studies and a complementary web site with free tools, Slicing Pie aims to teach readers:
- How to value an individual's time and resources relative to others' contributions
- How to value ideas and relationships
- What to do when a founder leaves a company
- How to handle equity when firing an employee
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