Business and Society — The Social Contract

By Ben Gomes-Casseres I am honored to occupy the new Peter A. Petri Chair in Business and Society at Brandeis…

In 2018, Did Business Get Too Big?

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | In THE NEW YORK TIMES | December 21, 2018 The number of mega mergers announced this year raises…

Why Your Next Deal May Be a Partnership

By Bob Saada and Ben Gomes-Casseres | In STRATEGY+BUSINESS | December 3, 2018 More than a quarter-century of global data on alliances…

The Amazon-Morgan-Berkshire Partnership Balloon

By Ben Gomes-Casseres This blog was cited in The New York Times’s DealBook (January 30, 2018): The effort focuses on…

The 10 most remarkable deals — and busts — of 2016

By Ben Gomes-Casseres | Originally in PBS MAKING SEN$E | Editor’s note: Even if the volume of mergers and acquisitions fell short…

PODCAST: Creating Value Through Remix Strategy

Hosted by Pam Harper and Scott Harper | Originally published on Growth Igniters Radio with Pam Harper and Scott Harper®…

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,…

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…

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,…

5 Tips for the Right Way to Do Business With Friends

(Review of a blog based on Remix Strategy.) Forging alliances and making strategic partnerships is an important decision, But basing a…