Ulta changes its corporate structure, but sticks to its knitting. The company, which was founded in 1990, said it would transition to an established holding company as its new fiscal year begins on Sunday. “The main objective of the reorganization is to create a more efficient corporate structure,” the companyRead More →

Andy Wolber explores the long-term implications of Google/Alphabet’s new corporate structure. Google’s initial success was born out of a technological solution: better search. Financial growth was driven by advertising revenue. Growth has enabled both acquisitions and research and development. Due to this growth, Google, before August 10, 2015, operated manyRead More →

CEO Steve Ballmer has overhauled Microsoft’s organizational bridge, removing longstanding barriers within the company. Microsoft has been criticized for its internal battles and slow responses to technological change. DAVID GREENE, HOST: NPR’s business news begins with a Microsoft reboot. (MUSIC SOUND EXTRACTION) GREENE: Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has revamped Microsoft’sRead More →