Do you remember when you should have said “Yes” to a serious buyer

Groupon, which turned down a $6 billion buyout offer from Google, demonstrates the risks that come with turning down a big buyer, writes John Warrillow. Google started a similar program, Google Offers, and the result, Groupon has recently seen decreased traffic. “never underestimate the resolve of a big company with lots of cash. It does have an alternative to buying you: It can simply compete with you,” Warrillow writes.