Tag: bought

Why Microsoft Bought LinkedIn.

While I’m generally pretty good at reading the M&A market in the HR Technology space, I admit that the announcement that venerable tech titan Microsoft was acquiring LinkedIn took me, like many in the industry, by complete surprise.  It is not an obvious fit, by any means, other than the fact that both are basically […]

Why I Bought More LinkedIn Stock

LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD) stock is on a tailspin lately, accumulating a loss of more than 35% from its highs of the last year. Believing the decline was presenting an opportunity, I added to my LinkedIn position a couple of weeks ago. Things did not go as …