Why Now Is Not The Time To Quit Yahoo

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Now that CEO Scott Thompson is reorganising the company, and suing Facebook, everyone expects a mass exodus of the smartest Yahoos.And, while some Yahoos are streaming for the exits, especially since bonuses have been paid out, there’s one reason that a mass exit won’t happen right away.

Yahoo is about to fire a bunch of people. With firings comes severance packages. If you’re a Yahoo, and you could get a nice severance package, wouldn’t you wait?

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