Joining Forces? Avoid Merger Mayhem

two professionals shaking hands September 19, 2016 By: David M. Patt, CAE

The decision to combine two organizations offers rewards but also brings risks. One management expert shares some key takeaways for association leaders from a merger he saw go poorly from the start.

On paper, the proposed merger appeared a shrewd strategy to maximize the efforts of two small organizations in the same policy area....