Marissa Mayer knew what she was getting into. She's getting big bucks to turn around the once-mighty Yahoo!
From my standpoint, the company's problem is very simple.
Yahoo! has not really embraced platform thinking. Unlike Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, Google, and scores of others, Yahoo! doesn't really encourage external innovation. Until the company does, I'm not betting on a turnaround. In other words, the problem isn't inside Yahoo! It's outside–and no internalRead More