Collaboration and Mergers

Working Together or Joining Forces

Merging lanes traffic sign.Exploring a partnership or merger can provide opportunities and challenges.  Here are some resources to help you consider the many facets involved.

merge by Rob Williams / CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

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Common Concerns About Mergers

Use this worksheet with stakeholders when considering a merger to see what common concerns arise.

Checklist for Assessing a Partnership

Use this checklist when you are considering a partnership with another organization.

Partnership Pyramid

This pyramid explores the variety of ways that organizations can partner.

Should We Consider a Merger?

Use this scaling sheet to determine if a merger is the right step for your organization.

Steps in Considering a Merger

Examine the various steps to undertaking a merger.

The Merger Conversation

Key questions to ask when planning a merger.

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