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SuccessFactors and Taleo: Two Roads Diverged in an HCM Wood

Published: 18 September 2009

ID: G00180721

Analyst(s): Bruce Richardson

Summary

If you go to your favorite financial website and plot the movement of SFSF versus TLEO, you would see the share prices of SuccessFactors and archrival Taleo have moved pretty much in tandem over the last two years. With stocks moving in the same pattern, how do these two companies differentiate themselves? One way is to traverse the road not taken. This week, we look at recent announcements from the two firms.

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