Articles under “IPO”

IPO 101 Series: Why Do Companies Go Public

When news of a widely anticipated IPO breaks, it triggers an avalanche of press coverage. Surprisingly, almost none of that coverage explains the rationale behind the company going public in the first place.

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IPO 101: The Inside Scoop on IPOs

Twitter’s recent IPO filing is the talk of the town. Unfortunately many of the articles and blog posts about the offering are from authors who lack direct experience with the IPO process.

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Company Going IPO? Four Things Every Employee Should Consider

Yesterday’s disclosure that Twitter filed to go public has once again fueled interest in the IPO market. Speculation runs rampant that AirBnB, Arista Networks, Box, Dropbox, Evernote, Gilt, Kabam, Opower and Square (all on our list 100 private companies you should work for) are the next to announce.

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Managing A Silicon Valley Windfall

Sudden money – such as comes with an IPO or an acquisition – is a good thing, right? Yes, but it’s often accompanied by stress.

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