The “Curse of Bigness” Today

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in PBS MAKING SEN$E | Portions of this article are from the author’s article in Harvard Business Review,…

Mergers vs Regulators — Lessons from Halliburton, Pfizer, and Staples

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW | Regulatory authorities in the United States have been active in questioning mergers…

Three Types of Acquisitions — Lessons from Microsoft and LinkedIn

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW | Microsoft’s acquisition of LinkedIn is big and bold — and likely to…

Book Review — Blogging on Business

(Bob Morris in Blogging on Business) . . . Be sure to check out “Complete Collection of Remix Strategy Tools”…

10 Most Remarkable Deals of 2015

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in MARKETWATCH | In this banner year for corporate deals, some have been impressive and others less…

Advance Praise for REMIX STRATEGY

The first book to explain the critical concepts behind successful business combination – and provide immediately actionable insights.  Remix Strategy is…

How Divestments Create Value — The Case of Yahoo!

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW | Just as the M&A party appears to be winding down, the divestment…

The Challenges of Remixing Assets in a Network-Enabled Economy (Book Review)

(by Andrew Hargadon, in Strategy & Leadership) “In Remix Strategy: The Three Laws of Business Combinations, Benjamin Gomes-Casseres offers a…

Sources of Joint Value — Questions About Pfizer-Allergan

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW |   Pfizer and Allergan are set to merge in the biggest combination…

The Great Remix: Why Mergers are Booming

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in HUFFINGTON POST | Another day, another merger. Telephone companies, drug companies, drugstores, airlines, hospitals, retail stores,…