Company Stock Options giving you a headache? Three questions you should answer!
Many companies offer stock options to their employees as a way of incentivizing them to work hard for the success of the company.
Whether you’re a new hire negotiating your compensation package or a long-time employee who has never had an intentional strategy for your stock options, you need to pay attention in order to make the most of your stock-based compensation. Because they are just that—options—until you exercise your right to use them.
Understanding your options stock options—and all the options for the options!—can get complicated, but is necessary to get the most out of them. Here’s what you need to know to make your stock options work for you.