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Yahoo’s CEO Among Many Notable Résumé Flaps

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Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson is facing a call for his ouster over the accuracy of his academic credentials. Here, a look at some notable résumé flaps: Yahoo Yahoo Inc. said in May 2012 that its new chief executive, Scott Thompson, didn’t earn a degree in computer science as stated in...
Yahoo’s CEO Among Many Notable Résumé Flaps

Scott Thompson Out at Yahoo

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Thompson. (Source: Yodel Anecdotal/Yahoo! Inc. via Wikipedia) Rebel Yahoo shareholder Daniel Loeb's campaign to upend the leadership at Silicon Valley's most troubled old-school Internet company has succeeded. In an exclusive, Kara Swisher reports for AllThingsD that Scott Thompson is gone. Mr. Thompson's fudged resume was a keystone in the crisis that...
Scott Thompson Out at Yahoo
Cooking The Books: Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson’s CS Degree “Error” Should Cost Him The Job

NEW LOEB LETTER: We're Sick Of This Carnage, It's Time For An Interim Yahoo CEO (YHOO)

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Here is the latest Dan Loeb grenade thrown in Yahoo's direction... Dear Board of Directors: Six days have passed since Yahoo! acknowledged the fabrications in Chief Executive Officer Scott Thompson and Director Patti Hart's resumes.  Since then, the following has occurred: (i) shareholders have been told that Mr. Thompson's errors...
NEW LOEB LETTER: We're Sick Of This Carnage, It's Time For An Interim Yahoo CEO (YHOO)

How Did Phantom CS Degree Get on CEO's Bio in SEC Filings? Yahoo's Not Saying.

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Back in early 2008 when Scott Thompson got the job as president of eBay’s PayPal, the regulatory filing accurately listed his educational pedigree: “Mr. Thompson holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from Stonehill College.” The eBay filings over the next several years — until he left the online commerce...
How Did Phantom CS Degree Get on CEO's Bio in SEC Filings? Yahoo's Not Saying.

How Did Yahoo CEO Go a Decade With "Inadvertent Error" on His Resume?

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The gut instinct for many people looking at news that Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson listed a degree he does not hold on his resume is that it's the allegation of a disgruntled investor who is splitting hairs. But consider what Thompson embellished (or, according to Yahoo, inadvertently put on his resume):...
How Did Yahoo CEO Go a Decade With "Inadvertent Error" on His Resume?

Yahoo Cites 'Error' in CEO Record

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Yahoo said its new chief executive, Scott Thompson, didn't earn a degree in computer science as stated in a recent securities filing, citing an "inadvertent error."...
Yahoo Cites 'Error' in CEO Record

Yahoo's Board Will "Review" Resume Discrepancy of CEO

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Yahoo just released a statement that its board will “review” today’s disclosure that the bio of its CEO Scott Thompson contained an error related to his educational achievements and make “appropriate disclosure” about what happened. On both the Web site and in the regulatory filings of the Silicon Valley Internet...
Yahoo's Board Will "Review" Resume Discrepancy of CEO

OCCAM'S RAZOR IN THE STOCK MARKET: The Most Likely Explanation Of Yahoo CEO's Fake Degree Was The Right One...

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When Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson was revealed to have a Computer Science degree on his bio that he hadn't actually earned, many people quickly assumed he was a liar. And when Thompson's PR minions at Yahoo ludicrously tried to dismiss the fake degree as an "inadvertent error" and then a...
OCCAM'S RAZOR IN THE STOCK MARKET: The Most Likely Explanation Of Yahoo CEO's Fake Degree Was The Right One...

Sorry, Yahoo's Response To CEO Resume Scandal Just Won't Cut It (YHOO)

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Yahoo's biggest shareholder, Dan Loeb of hedge Third Point, just dropped a bombshell accusation. He says Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson lied about his education, claiming in SEC documents to have a degree in computer science when the school he attended did not offer one during his time there (and in...
Sorry, Yahoo's Response To CEO Resume Scandal Just Won't Cut It (YHOO)
Yahoo’s CEO takes a credibility hit in proxy battle

WHAT IS THE HOLD UP YAHOO? (YHOO)

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We're closing in on 86 hours, or just over three and a half days since Third Point Capital revealed Yahoo's CEO Scott Thompson had a big mistake in his biography. Other than calling the mistake "an inadvertent error," Yahoo has been totally quiet on the matter. CEO Scott Thompson hasn't...
WHAT IS THE HOLD UP YAHOO? (YHOO)
Scott Thompson out at Yahoo

Is He In or Is He Out?: Crunchtime for Scott Thompson at Yahoo

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While he has only been CEO of Yahoo for less than five months, Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson is facing perhaps the most critical moment of his short tenure in the next several days. According to sources with knowledge of the situation, the board of Yahoo is not likely to...
Is He In or Is He Out?: Crunchtime for Scott Thompson at Yahoo

Shareholder demands Yahoo CEO’s firing over false resume

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Until now, as the head of Yahoo’s largest institutional shareholder, Dan Loeb could squawk all he wanted about the failures of the board, post plans and rant about the inadequacy of its new CEO but the odds that he could force real change were slim. Now the odds have changed...
Shareholder demands Yahoo CEO’s firing over false resume

Buffett Comments on Trust Issues in Yahoo CEO BioGate: "You've Got a Problem"

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Activist shareholder Dan Loeb of Third Point just got an unlikely and powerful ally in his fight against Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson: Berkshire Hathaway’s famed Warren Buffett. In an interview on CNBC this morning, he said about the Silicon Valley Internet giant’s excuse that the addition of a false...
Buffett Comments on Trust Issues in Yahoo CEO BioGate: "You've Got a Problem"
Yahoo admits CEO falsely claimed to have computer science degree, calls it 'inadvertent error'

The Disgrace Of Yahoo

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“The visionary lies to himself, the liar only to others.” – Friedrich Nietzsche Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson has lied about receiving a computer science degree. Or at any rate he’s never corrected his biographical information that includes that information, and it’s nearly impossible to believe that he simply never noticed...
The Disgrace Of Yahoo

Yahoo: Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain

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People make mistakes. We make bad choices, flawed decisions, say or do things we wish could be called back, take calculated moves based on the wrong data. Some face another test: how to handle the fallout. They probably shouldn’t use Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson as a template. Thompson could have...
Yahoo: Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain
Why Scott Thompson’s “inadvertent error” is a big deal

Scott Thompson Has Already Cost Yahoo $7 Million (YHOO)

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Scott Thompson cut a highly favorable deal for himself when he signed on as Yahoo's CEO—so favorable that he's already taken home $7 million that may well be his to keep, even if he's fired over the "inadvertent error" in his résumé that made its way into SEC filings. Hey,...
Scott Thompson Has Already Cost Yahoo $7 Million (YHOO)
Yahoo board to review CEO’s resume padding — should he be fired? (poll)

Hey Scott – Lying On Your Resume At Yahoo! Could Result In Immediate Discharge!

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What’s the penalty for lying on a resume? It’s an important question for new Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson, after his PR department offered up the laughable excuse that he made “an inadvertent error” on Yahoo’s website and in an SEC filing claiming he had a Computer Science degree. TechCrunch editor...
Hey Scott – Lying On Your Resume At Yahoo! Could Result In Immediate Discharge!

Qualcomm withdraws Apple-bashing submission to ITC, says it wasn't appropriately authorized

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Two days ago I reported on a rather surprising submission on FRAND issues that Qualcomm filed with the ITC. It was replete with Apple-bashing, and Apple is actually a major Qualcomm baseband chip customer. Now Qualcomm says the letter wasn't "appropriately authorized" (I guess this means that high-level decision-makers at...
Qualcomm withdraws Apple-bashing submission to ITC, says it wasn't appropriately authorized

Yahoo's Response on Computer Science ResumeGate: "Inadvertent Error"

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A Yahoo spokesperson just confirmed as true allegations from an activist shareholder that its CEO Scott Thompson did not have a computer science degree as claimed on his bio and in regulatory filings. He does not, a mistake that the Silicon Valley Internet giant is called an “inadvertent error.” Except...
Yahoo's Response on Computer Science ResumeGate: "Inadvertent Error"

Here Are 3 CEOs Who Have Been Canned For Lying On Their Resumes

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Last week, it was revealed that Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson does not, in fact, have a degree in Computer Science, as he says in his corporate bio. Now Thompson's fate hangs in the balance, with many people assuming he'll be gone by Monday. Why? Not because a 25-year old degree...
Here Are 3 CEOs Who Have Been Canned For Lying On Their Resumes
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