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THE YAHOO DIASPORA: Where All Its Amazing Talent Ended Up

[credit provider=”Scott Beale/Laughing Squid” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/laughingsquid/256133445/”] Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s chief strategy for turning around the Web giant comes down to one thing: people.To start what she calls a “chain reaction,” Yahoo must first hire talented designers and engineers, who will then build great products, which will then attract large audiences, which […]
THE YAHOO DIASPORA: Where All Its Amazing Talent Ended Up
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What I Got Wrong In The Peanut Butter Manifesto

This post originally appeared on LinkedIn.  Follow Brad on LinkedIn. [preserve] [/preserve] [preserve] [/preserve] In 2006, as an executive at Yahoo! I wrote an internal memo outlining my observations about the state of the company and suggesting some dramatic remedies for getting it back on track. The primary point was […]
What I Got Wrong In The Peanut Butter Manifesto
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YouSendIt’s Brad Garlinghouse Smacks Box’s Aaron Levie

[credit provider=”Flickr/dfarber” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/farber/1407892306/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] Former AOL and Yahoo executive Brad Garlinghouse has now been at the helm of file-sharing company YouSendIt for about six months.In that time, he’s already developed some strong opinions about his competitors—especially Box and its voluble CEO, Aaron Levie.
YouSendIt’s Brad Garlinghouse Smacks Box’s Aaron Levie
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Brad Garlinghouse: Yahoo’s Strength Is The Application Layer, The Media Stuff Is The Result Of That

[credit provider=”Flickr/dfarber” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/farber/1407892306/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of file-sharing startup YouSendIt, thinks that Yahoo’s hiring of Marissa Mayer was “not only bold but potentially brilliant.” Yet he also warns that she’s taken on a big job. So he told a crowd at the Fortune Brainstorm conference happening this week in Aspen, Colo.
Brad Garlinghouse: Yahoo’s Strength Is The Application Layer, The Media Stuff Is The Result Of That
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Former AOL Exec Describes The Most Embarrassing Moment In His AOL Career

[credit provider=”Flickr/dfarber” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/farber/1407892306/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] Brad Garlinghouse is clearly happy he left AOL. Garlinghouse has taken a new job as CEO of file-sharing startup YouSendIt. He talked to Business Insider about his old job as AOL’s president of commerce and applications and head of its Silicon Valley office, which he quit in December.
Former AOL Exec Describes The Most Embarrassing Moment In His AOL Career
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Heather Harde’s Quitting AOL

[credit provider=”dsearls” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/docsearls/593355362/#/photos/docsearls/593355362/lightbox/”] It has been a rough week for AOL.First came news that Brad Garlinghouse, the west coast product boss, is quitting.
Heather Harde’s Quitting AOL