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"i will be participating in the search for my successor, and i will continue as ceo until the board selects a new ceo. once a successor is named, i will return to my previous role as chief yahoo and continue to serve as a director on the board."
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from seangolliher 3472 Days ago #
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The Economist and other analysts predicted this. Give credit to the Economist for basically predicting this a week early. Here is some insight as to why:

from iBrian 3471 Days ago #
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Hardly a surprise - for all Jerry’s affability, Yahoo needs really good visionary management that can embrace Yahoo’s tech goals and align them with real corporate goals - which has not been happening for some time.

from yetanotherben 3471 Days ago #
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Yeah without the vision, Yahoo could really go down the mish mash route, similar to MSN...I think their branding and product devlopments seem to be all over the place IMHO.  Danny Sullivan put out a couple of funny Twitters, following MSN contant re-re-re-branding last week but struggling to find them.  Anyway off the point.  Yes Yahoo!, very sad but could create a fresh spark...

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