Here's Why You Shouldn't Quit Yahoo

Yahoo cofounder Jerry Yang

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Well here’s something unexpected: current Yahoo employee Gil Yehuda just wrote a huge defence of Yahoo on Quora, chastising employees that are leaving the company because the tech media is trashing the company.Yehuda makes a very good point about why current Yahoos would be foolish to leave the company right now.

Basically, lots of people are being fired, or leaving, so you could get a nice bump in power to take over for all the people that are leaving.

And if you did leave, how would you explain it to your next employer? “Uh, things got tough, so I got the hell out of there!” That’s not exactly going to wow anyone.

Read the whole thing at Quora >

 

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