So if you’re going to accept a negative value, high-risk package, do it because you believe in the business, not because you don’t appreciate the potential downside
I Don’t Care How Well You Code, Understand Your Compensation
Arthur Levy

Definitely an interesting conversation to be having right now as companies are chasing the money pretty heavily, as if everyone senses that this is the “last gold rush”. Everyone — public and private — is throwing in the biggest compensation packages I have ever seen right now to attract talent, which feels more and more like an episode of Punk’d since we’re all chasing this mythical thing out there…somewhere.