Weekly Video Highlight

Weekly Video Highlight: Mergers and Acquisitions

Another large company is making waves again. This time, Salesforce is in the news for their recent acquisition of Tableau, reflecting a greater trend – brands are consolidating and seizing market share, and companies are fighting to grow to keep up.

Mergers and acquisitions are one of the most common catalysts for this growth, but successfully joining two companies into a single, cohesive workforce is a major challenge.

This video from The BizLibrary Collection offers deep insight into various merger scenarios.

Preparing for change is something most organizations struggle with. According to the Project Management Institute, only 18% of companies are effective change enablers. There are few change scenarios that put more stress on organizations than mergers and acquisitions, so adequately preparing your organization is important.

This video lesson helps managers and leaders understand specific scenarios and how to proceed to create a positive outcome.

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Training & Development Industry Researcher | Derek researches, discusses, and writes about the impacts of employee learning on organizations and individuals. He regularly interviews L&D and HR professionals, sharing their insight on trends and best practices that help organizations create stronger training programs, and help to grow their employees and their business.