IBM and Google, Accounting Assignment Homework Help

Week 8-2 discussion question.  

All work must be 100% original and references must be included.  Also both bullets must be answered.  No cover page needed. Thank you.

“IBM and Google” Please respond to the following:

  • Explain whether or not you agree with IBM’s cost-reduction decisions regarding both the pension plan overtime for employees and the acquisition of a competitor to protect IBM’s competitive position in the mainframe business. Examine how IBM’s actions contradict its value statement.
  • Support or critique Google’s actions, as identified in the situations within the case study. Discuss the impact of Google’s actions on its reputation as an ethical and socially responsible firm.