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Brown Comments On Business Owner Changes

Current career patterns show workers will change jobs seven to eight times during their working lives. So it would not be unusual for a worker to switch employers during a change of ownership, specialists said. The changes new owners might make vary greatly, said KEN BROWN, assistant professor of management and organizations at the University of Iowa. "Sometimes there are no appreciable changes," he said. "At the local restaurants in Iowa City, there are students who work there who don't even know there's been a change of owners."

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