Category: For Mentors & Advisors

startup advisors

When Corporate Execs Advise Startups

I regularly get introduced to a career corporate executive that has an interest in mentoring or advising startups. Oftentimes, it is because the executive recently retired or is planning to…

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startup board members

Early Stage Board Composition

Upon a startup’s incorporation, their attorney usually helps establish a board of directors (aka – the “board”), even if a solo founder is the only board member.  The company’s bylaws…

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startup advisor compensation

Startup Advisor & Board Compensation Guidelines

You’ve been working with a startup founder or perhaps a co-founding team and they pop the question: “Would you be interested in joining our advisory board?”  You were secretly hoping…

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