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Overview: It takes a village to raise a child. Similarly, it takes a village to help you raise your venture. Customers, Advisors, Employees, Investors, oh my! Equity is a piece of the puzzle. Equity has both fixed and permeable components.
- How do you navigate equity conversations amongst stakeholders?
- How do you learn what you don’t know?
- How do you decide among competing interests?
Several frameworks exist. Several horror stories exist. Let’s walk through how to make initial decisions, prepare to clean up our record keeping, and adopt a framework for your venture.
Speaker Bio: Rachel is the founder of PeopleNova Human Capital, where she works closely with founders, managers, and leaders to help them thrive in high-visibility positions. She helps small businesses build people strategies and organization cultures that boost employee engagement, people development, brand loyalty, and build interactions that exceed customers’ expectations. Rachel can help with your Organization Culture, Leadership Development, and Talent Strategy.
In addition, Rachel is the Chief People Officer at BonBillo, where she works with early stage startups solving social, health, and environmental problems. Rachel has over 15 years of experience in a variety of Human Resource roles for companies in manufacturing, biotech, technology, non-profit, and software industries; ranging from pre-IPO, domestic HQ, and global HQ.