In an earlier post, I listed out signs that your employer is about to be acquired. In this
one, I want to talk about how the tech acquisition process works from end-to-end, based on my
Over the course of my tech career thus far, I've been through two acquisitions. In each case,
I was just a normal employee without any special inside knowledge, and found out only a few days
before the deals were publicly announced. In retrospect, however, there were some clear signs
in the weeks leading up to the announcements that something unusual was going on.