Bayer’s offer for Monsanto, which would be the largest corporate takeover ever by a German company, is a risky power play for CEO Werner Baumann. He surprised investors with the offer less than two weeks after assuming the top job on May 1.
Britain’s vote to leave the European Union is already forcing Europe’s nimble, tech startup community to reassess operations there—a potential early warning for the kind of dramatic action bigger companies may have to take.
Americans overall are working less and sleeping more than they did a decade ago, due to an aging population and fewer people in the workforce. But those who have a job are spending more time on the clock