Many companies are focused on growing through acquisition, and
those with a lot of experience are starting to get good at
it. However, companies still want to know whether or not a
strategy of mergers...
In a recent article for BusinessWeek, Mark Johnson discusses
mergers and acquisitions and how to increase the probability of
success. Johnson points out the familiar statistic that 80% of
You know the Pareto Principle—in most cases, 80% of the effects
come from 20% of the causes. This allows us to focus on the
important stuff, the stuff that results in 80% of our objectives.