Microsoft’s recent $26.2 billion offer to purchase LinkedIn is one of the biggest acquisitions ever in the tech industry, according to ABC News. Similarly, last month, the BBC announced, as well as other news sources, that Bayer has made a $62 billion offer to buy Monsanto, making the joint venture the largest agricultural supplier in the world.
Small or large, no company is immune to the merger and acquisition phenomenon. These changes are (obviously) happening all around us.
And no job is immune from the merger and acquisition phenomenon.
As the two companies become integrated, your career is in play.
Obviously, the impact of any merger or acquisition is bigger than simply your job.
Yet, at the end of the day, your job is all that matters to you… right? Your career? Yes…
So many scenarios are possible:… Continue Reading…
I’m pretty easy going.
I’m accepting of all kinds of people and walks of life.
I’m a “live and let live” kinda girl…
But nothing pisses me off more than a lame-o excuse maker playing a blame game.
I do my best to filter these people out and not let them hire us or buy my stuff.
Or even get my free materials.
Even the free stuff is deserving of worthy, hardworking, appreciative people who are going to put it to use.
I filter these people out since lame-o excuse makers don’t take action and blame everyone else for their lot in life.
And I don’t want to be next.… Continue Reading…