Sep 14, 2016 - 04:42 PM
Evil. People should be able to freely go where they want to work. Startups need to entice people to want to stay.
Sep 24, 2016 - 03:12 PM
Evil; but doesn’t matter in California!
Oct 04, 2016 - 01:34 PM
Totally evil. California doesn't even allow them
Nov 12, 2016 - 02:43 PM
It's definitely evil. I think part of the reason California has been a place for startups is that those agreements are not enforceable. And people are free to move around and if they're unhappy at one company they leave and go to somewhere else, so we have a much more liquid talent pool.
Jun 12, 2017 - 02:51 PM
This is an interesting question in the light the light of the Amazon executive who just joined Smartsheet. They should definitely be banned: