DoorDash is shortening the vesting schedule for employee equity grants from four years to two, Insider reported on Monday. The move follows the delivery firm’s decision to grant extra shares to employees who joined in 2021 and have seen the value of their equity fall sharply since. DoorDash’s stock price has declined 52% in the past six months. Tech firms have traditionally used four-year...
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