Monthly Archives: December 2011

Have app, will travel

The explosion in smart ‘phones and other mobile devices such as iPads has spawned a massive array of travel-based apps. It seems that travel is an inspiration to app developers with more and more appearing almost daily. They range from … Continue reading

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Put cultural issues at the centre of M&A’s to avoid growing pains

In fast-moving commercial environments, businesses have always sought to gain competitive advantage by taking over their competitors, acquiring complementary businesses and bringing together operations to achieve economies of scale, growth and market share. Commonly called ‘mergers and acquisitions’ or ‘M&A’s’, … Continue reading

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