Satya Nadella's First Mistake As CEO Of Microsoft


Dina Bass:

Microsoft’s Corp.’s newly appointed Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella, in an effort to reignite growth, is shuffling management and putting former political operative Mark Penn in the new role of chief strategy officer, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Nadella’s mistake number one: not firing this joker.1

Here’s Nadella’s memo confirming this move and the rest of the shakeups on the executive team. And here’s more on Penn within Microsoft.

  1. Though his new role isn’t necessarily a promotion — it’s a shame he’s sticking around at all. 


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