dan.farber 9/11/2012 9:18:15 PM
Basically, Zuckerberg now understands that the mission is great when you are a startup and a private company. People want to work there because they want to be a game changer and they know there could be a big treasure for joining the party with an IPO. Now the IPO happened, stock tanked and getting and retaining talent is much tougher. "People want to make a bunch of money," he said and the company is taking steps, like giving more shares of stock, to keep people from deserting and to bring in new talent. It may be that those who get in with the share price today, could end up better off than many who have been there for a while.