INTEGRATION FROM HELL: Buying Motorola, Google Just Added 19,000 Employees

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Google just bought Motorola for $12.5 billion.As a part of the deal, 19,000 people – many of the based in Illinois – just became Googlers.

Until now, Google had about 30,000 total.

What a headache.

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