Giving early hires skin in the game
This week, we talk about how Rick can structure a compensation plan with his first hire to make them feel like a true partner. Most startups give equity, but that isn’...
Rebirth / Welcoming 2022
The rumors were true. Startup to Last is back, and we're starting out with a recap of 2021 and a look forward to 2022.
The final episode
We've got some bittersweet news. Rick has accepted a new job which isn't really a fit for the topics we discuss on this podcast. Because of that, we've decided that th...
Sustainability starts with planning
This week, many of our topics have a common theme: How do you put a plan together to run a sustainable company? I mean, this podcast is called "Startup to last" so I g...
What to cut and what to keep
This week, we talk about simplifying a business. How do you know what complexity is important to the business, and what can get cut?