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Why would you want to be CEO of Yahoo?

You know it's funny. I dial the way back machine when asked that one and run back to a point in time back in 1997 when someone said "Hey you'd make a great CEO of Apple" and I laugh. Because back then it was about getting someone else in to run the company back up to where it couldn't be stopped and that happened. The best person for the job got in formed a great team and took the company straight up and did not look back, except to fondly remember where it came from. It did so after getting to be the most valuable company on the planet. It took a while. He was the best person and NO ONE, not even me could have done that better. Am humbled by my time working with Steve Jobs. It's taught me much and prepared me for this in many ways. I also then fast forward to 2008/2009 when we were sitting in Scottsdale and Jerry Yang was removed as CEO of Yahoo and relegated to a seat on the Board of Directors (WARNING) and also given or allowed to retain the title of &quo…

Navigate throughout the USA from $3.99 this Labor Day weekend with CoPilot Live!

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Navigate throughout the USA from $3.99 this Labor Day weekend with CoPilot Live!You have the car all packed for that long weekend away and you quickly begin to regret your decision because you end up spending what feels like a good part of your weekend stuck in traffic. Horns blaring, bumper to bumper traffic, backseat screams of 'are we there yet?' you wonder what possessed you to leave home in the first place.
Well, pack your bags and load up the family, because technology is on your side this Labor Day weekend. CoPilot Live is offering some great holiday weekend discounts on voice-guided GPS navigation apps for your smartphone or tablet.Starting at just $3.99 for unlimited use, voice-guided navigation throughout the USA, CoPilot Live apps transform your iPhone, iPad or Android device into a powerful in-car GPS navigation system. Maps are stored on-board, so you can find the way with confidence, knowing that CoPilot Live will take care of directions.
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