Now that it’s been two months since her hiring, the rabid predictions/advice posts for how Marissa Mayer should run Yahoo! (YHOO) have simmered down.
Mayer also has had nothing to say about her plans publicly, so everyone has been focusing elsewhere.
So this is a perfect time for me to weigh in with my own 7 fearless predictions of where she’s going to take the company.
Despite the tepid reaction of the stock since her hiring, hurt by her decision to say she might spend all the Alibaba cash coming to them shortly on M&A, I’m still wildly bullish about her selection as CEO and her prospects for turning around the company.
You have to understand that Yahoo! has continued to get 700 million monthly visitors to its site in spite of its leadership – not because of it – over the last 6 years… Read more