More and more enrolled students and alumni of business schools dream of a job with a startup. Potential compensation, career growth, and culture are very attractive to millennials. However, trying to evaluate the company while still impressing interviewers, can be tricky.
To develop a list of potential employers and certainly before an interview, conduct research on likely compensation using the AngelList company database of salary. To search the large database on role, geography, function and industry, go here: https://angel.co/salaries.
And to forecast if the value of equity is millions or zero, read this post:
In addition, a recent AngelList Blog article lists questions you should ask yourself to thoroughly vet job opportunities with startups:
30 Questions To Ask Before Joining A Startup
The Lesson: thoroughly research a potential new startup to get the highest chance of landing in the best spot for you.