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How VCs Think About Departed Co-Founder Equity Stakes

Q: What is the highest % equity that a departed / non-working co-founder can own that VCs are comfortable with? Single digits. VCs will be worried about a founder that has left with more than 6–8% of the company or so: At a minimum, VCs will at least try to get an...

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The Double-Stretch Hire Rarely Works Out Over the past years at SaaStr, we’ve summarized a lot of VP-level hiring decisions down to one strategic choice: do you (x) pick a Stretch VP, one that hasn’t quite done it before, a Director of Sales to be your...

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