Description: After several years of poor performances that resulted in substantial layoffs in 2013, Cirque du Soleil has rebounded admirably. It has had a fantastic 2015 thus far—breaking its previous sales records.
Source: Canadian Business
Date: October 13, 2015
Questions for Discussion:
- Discuss how Cirque du Soleil originated and became successful?
- What were some of the reasons that led Cirque du Soleil to layoff its employees?
- How did the company rebound?
- How will change in company’s ownership influence its future strategy?