So far I’ve been able to successfully cut the cable cord only by using other people’s cable logins.
where you put your best people is probably the most important decision you make as a CEO.
Steve Ballmer, speaking to Vanity Fair about his tenure atop Microsoft.
It’s a telling quote. A big part of Microsoft’s current predicament isn’t because they lack the talent to do what their rivals have. It’s because that talent was directed to focus on the wrong things (or just as bad: the right things at the wrong time).