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Meg Whitman, HP’s steady hand and now change agent

HP CEO Meg Whitman's decision to split the storied technology company in two did not come as a huge surprise to industry analysts, some of whom advocated for a similar change when she took over the company in 2011. The decision Read More →

Quoted: Meg Whitman on HP split

"By transitioning now from one HP to two new companies, created out of our successful turnaround efforts, we will be in an even better position to compete in the market." — Meg Whitman, Hewlett-Packard CEO, in a press release Read More →

Mark Hurd on being Oracle’s co-CEO and not looking back

"It's a team," said Mark Hurd, Oracle's new co-chief executive, in an interview Friday about his working relationship with his fellow co-CEO Safra Catz and the company's co-founder Larry Ellison. On Thursday, Oracle shook the tech industry with the announcement that Read More →

Not all diversity reports are created equal

Of course, all company diversity reports are not the same. That's why this paper asked more than 30 Silicon Valley companies for the official government report they prepare annually on their workforce demographics. In a column today, I gave Read More →

Quoted: HP settlement over Autonomy purchase up in the air

"They want to destroy us through spin before the facts are tabled. If this was a multibillion-dollar fraud why were people paying us?" — Mike Lynch, former Autonomy CEO, talking about who else but Hewlett-Packard. As our own Read More →

Silicon Valley’s call for “new grad” job applicants, a barrier to older workers?

A new story by Fortune sheds light on how some tech companies may be targeting young candidates and thus discouraging older ones. It is done in a subtle way, by specifying in job ads "new" or "recent" grads, Fortune's Verne Read More →
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