Eight days into the job and she hasn't yet fixed Yahoo! What is this world coming to? OK, I'm obviously mugging for the cameras, but Carol Bartz's first earnings conference call as the new boss was an unqualified hit.
Like a lot of people watching Yahoo through the years, I've long wondered whether a straight shooter would ever emerge to run this company. With all due respect to Bartz's predecessors, but Messrs. Koogle, Semel, and Yang usually weighed down their responses to tough questions with enough multisyllabic business cliches to sink the Titanic.
That wasn'… Read more