The Next Threat to M&A: Employee Activism
The rising influence of employee activism is on a path to collide with one of the critical corporate actions any company takes: transactions.
Corporations As Advocates: To Engage or Not to Engage? And If So, When? And How?
In an era of protests, boycotts and activism, executives face the potential loss of current and future customers, employees, suppliers, shareholders and -- especially when weighing in on politically sensitive matters -- the wrath of elected officials. Against this backdrop, even silence can alienate certain stakeholders. So, what should companies do?