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Staff Types

We use a variety of internal and external staff and service providers. This allows us to hire the widest possible range of talent, while providing a strong internal career track for core team members.

People can frequently move around between roles. Someone may start as an external consultant and eventually come in-house, or vice versa.

Core Team Member
Consulting Team Member
Freelancer
Service Provider
Purpose
Long-term in-house staff
Temporary or trial internal staff to help with specific time periods or projects
Additional help for specific projects, to help us with internal processes, or to add specialties we don’t have in our team
External firms or individuals who provide specific services to Cantilever, ex. Law firms, accountants, etc
Contract
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Independent Contractor. Be mindful of local employment/tax law!
Independent Contractor
Individuals: Independent Contractor. Businesses: B2B contract
Compensation
Standardized based on Compensation and Benefits documentation
Currently not standardized. In the future, will be standardized based on Compensation and Benefits documentation
Not standardized. Strategists/CEO should evaluate what we can pay based on circumstances and needs.
Not standardized. Strategists/CEO should evaluate what we can pay based on circumstances and needs.
Benefits
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Cantilever Email?
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Slack Access
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Partial. Invited to #cantilever-freelancers, #cantilever-community, and specific project channels. Can use Slack Connect or be a multi-channel guest.
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Asana Access
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Partial. Added to specific projects & tasks. Not in Cantilever team.
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1password Access
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Yes, added as member and has access to Cantilever Community vault + individual vaults invited to
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TextExpander Access
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Notion Access
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Only to Cantilever Community Teamspace + Specific project/client-related pages
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Zoom Account
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βœ…, role depends on position
🚫, use personal account
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On Weekly Team Calls?
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Yes, but optional
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Involved in Sprint Planning?
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Tracks Time in Harvest?
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Typically yes
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Pay Transparency
Assessments shown in team directory
Assessments shown in team directory
Rates shown in team directory
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