Lesson 1: Be awesome.
Activision CEO Bobby Kotick discussed some of the lessons that they've already learned from Blizzard thanks to the recent merger at a recent tech conference in California. From GamesIndustry.biz:
Speaking at the Morgan Stanley Technology Conference in California, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick detailed what his company has learned so far from its impending merger with Vivendi.
"One of the nice things about the transaction is we've had a lot of opportunity in the integration and planning process, to really understand what is definitely different - but, turns out, complementary - business in Blizzard and make sure that we're figuring out how to capture the very best resources from all parts of both our business as well as the Vivendi business."
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