Case | HBS Case Collection | February 1999 (Revised June 1999)

Bloomberg L.P.

by Clayton M. Christensen, Richard G. Hamermesh and Jeremy Dann

Abstract

Michael Bloomberg founded his company to provide customers quick access to financial market data and analytical tools for understanding that data. As Bloomberg L.P. grew quickly,entered the ranks of "large, established companies," it grappled with a whole new range of human resources, organizational, and corporate culture issues.

Keywords: Human Resources; Management Analysis, Tools, and Techniques; Organizational Culture; Organizational Structure; Problems and Challenges;

Citation:

Christensen, Clayton M., Richard G. Hamermesh, and Jeremy Dann. "Bloomberg L.P." Harvard Business School Case 399-081, February 1999. (Revised June 1999.)