The following was published in Shawn’s weekly syndicated column with The Business Journals.
In a study of more than a thousand companies, researchers found that if a company doesn’t consolidate it will eventually disappear.
Whether your business is expanding or consolidating, you’ll eventually have to do more with less if you want to survive.
Most organizations consolidate to save money and streamline expanding operations, but often create more work and confusion in the process. How can a company minimize the disruption of consolidation while keeping up operational tempo?
There’s three things necessary for a business to survive, and thrive, during consolidation: