Re: Subject: stock options

Subject: Re: Subject: stock options
From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 25 Mar 2002 08:10:54 -0800 (PST)

--- "Mark L. Levinson" <nosnivel -at- netvision -dot- net -dot- il> wrote:
> I'm envious when I read in _Moby Dick_ about
> how a harpooner would get something like one
> three-hundredth of the profit from a voyage.
> As a fraction of the company's stock, whatever
> options I've received as a writer/manager have been
> a few hundredths of a percent at most, even in
> small companies.

That was 100% of their pay. Would you like to work for a year or two,
and on product delivery, tie your pay to the company's profit...I
don't know about you, but the company I'm contracting at lost money
last quarter.

John Posada, Senior Technical Writer
Current gig ending 4/31
mailto:john -at- tdandw -dot- com, 732-259-2874

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