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3 Best Practices for Tech CEOs When Acquiring a Company for Talent

Published: 29 April 2019

ID: G00385350

Analyst(s): Kaustav Dey , Anushree Verma


Retaining talent is pivotal to an acquisition’s success, yet acquisitions are plagued by poor integration planning and execution, leading to the loss of talent. Tech CEOs must follow three key best practices to avoid losing talent and maximizing their odds of success.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Tailor-Make Motivators for Employees
  • Integrate the Culture Using Synergy Points
  • Identify and Eliminate Tension Points
  • Conclusion

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