From Friday’s article, I clicked through and started reading these posts which are fascinating. They talk about how to come up with employee compensation in a startup, and sharing those numbers with complete transparency.
Introducing Open Equity: Buffer’s Equity Formula and Full Individual Breakdown (April 14, 2014)
Introducing Open Salaries at Buffer: Our Transparent Formula and All Individual Salaries (Dec 19, 2013)
Buffer’s compensation and equity spreadsheet: fascinating!
Joel Spolsky post which inspired Buffer on this (on GitHub)