We’ve been answering this question a lot lately: “I have a job offer at a startup, am I getting a good deal?” This isn’t a comprehensive answer—just some questions we would ask if we had an offer. If you don’t understand your offer, get a lawyer. But—right or wrong—most people don’t hire lawyers to review their offer letter.
(Full Post: http://venturehacks.com/articles/job-offer)
Babak Nivi is a co-founder of AngelList and Venture Hacks. Previously, he was an entrepreneur-in-residence at Bessemer Venture Partners and Atlas Venture. He has worked on startups including Songbird, Grockit, and Kovio. He went to school at MIT where received 2 patents and published in Science.