Resources

Podcasts

Listen & Learn about M&A Topics on these Podcasts

M&A Science Podcast

This M&A podcast, and friend of the HR M&A Roundtable, aims to challenge the status quo of the M&A industry. The host, Kison Patel, is a former M&A buy-side advisor and the CEO and Founder of DealRoom. Kison interviews experts from management teams, corporate development, advisory banks, and more. M&A Science has thousands of listeners per month and has featured guests from notable companies such as Google, Cisco, and Paynet, each giving a unique perspective into the ever-changing world of M&A.

The Dealroom

The Deal Room Podcast provides information, interviews and
tips & tricks relating to the world of business sales and acquisitions each week host Joanna Oakey, a seasoned legal professional, interviews industry advisors, owners, and managers of buying and selling organizations to give a unique
perspective of both the “sell-side” and “buy-side”. The host and guests are from Australia, but the concepts can be applied globally.

M&A Views

Is there any part of the business world that moves faster than mergers and acquisitions (M&A)? It’s hard to imagine—and that’s what makes it so exciting. The M&A Views podcast series is a chance to hear Deloitte’s experienced M&A leaders answer questions on the latest mergers and acquisitions trends, from culture to technology and beyond. Listen in on conversations about topics likely to directly impact your work today.

The Tech M&A Project

The Tech M&A Podcast is presented by Corum Group, the global leader in tech M&A. The podcast features special reports on sectors, buyers, trends and M&A processes, as well as panel discussions and Q&A featuring both recent sellers and major tech buyers like Google, Microsoft, Salesforce and others.

Everyday M&A

The Everyday M&A podcast is presented by Business Lawyer Austin. The host interviews experts in all areas of Mergers & Acquisitions.

M&A Masters Podcast

On this podcast, you’ll discover the sell-side secrets of M&A Masters. You’ll hear inside interviews with M&A advisors, attorneys, investment bankers, private equity players, and the entrepreneurs themselves.

M&A Unplugged

The M&A Unplugged Podcast was designed for owners of privately-held companies looking to maximize the value of their business acquisition or sale.  On each episode of M&A Unplugged, your host, Domenic Rinaldi, will interview business buyers, sellers and advisors and you will hear firsthand accounts of their transaction experiences. You will gain valuable insights and actionable takeaways so you can maximize the value of your business acquisition or sale!

Books

 

Book Announcement

Roundtable Chair Klint Kendrick has just published a book on HR due diligence. The HR Practitioner’s Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions Due Diligence was written for HR professionals who don’t have a mature due diligence process but contains tips and tricks that even experienced HR M&A professionals will find handy. 

The book provides practical teachings, tools, and techniques to help you understand:

  • How people, leadership, and culture issues will determine if your M&A is a success or failure
  • The six vital areas HR must explore for your due diligence efforts to make a difference
  • Eight powerful methods for extracting critical data from the information ecosystem so you can uncover problems earlier
  • Four fundamental ways to mitigate the HR risks that will doom your deal to failure if they’re not addressed
  • A no-nonsense approach to assessing and retaining top talent during M&A, ensuring business continuity and maximizing value capture

Overflowing with real-life examples and actionable tools and templates, this practical book helps you tackle the most vexing people issues that arise during business sales and acquisitions.

Tools & Toolkits

Coming Soon