Acquisition and merger

Although the strategic planning and risk reduction process was a focused and comprehensive process, and had measurable impacts on plant productivity and success in dealing with its costs and product problems, a major development was not anticipated in the process—acquisition.

During the process of developing and implementing the plan, the company was acquired by a competing parent company, creating a high degree of uncertainty and disruption in the process. Work in implementing the plan was delayed until the acquisition and merger process was completed, but the new company leadership endorsed the process and bought into its outcomes, thus guaranteeing that its product portfolio would survive.

Project Management Made Easy

Project Management Made Easy

What you need to know about… Project Management Made Easy! Project management consists of more than just a large building project and can encompass small projects as well. No matter what the size of your project, you need to have some sort of project management. How you manage your project has everything to do with its outcome.

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