Your cap table is your culture

One of my biggest learnings during my time as CEO is that “your cap table is your culture.” Cap table is short for capitalization table, which refers to a table that shows a breakdown of a company’s shareholders’ % ownership. In other words, the culture of an organization will ultimately reflect the values of its majority owners. Attempts by management to fight against this axiom are wasteful…

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Startup, CultureRick Lindquist