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Yahoo – How NOT To Succeed With People

Yahoo is in the headlines – again – for a big problem.  There’s been a data breach of 200 million customer records, and it may impact the $4.8 billion sale of Yahoo to Verizon.  Ouch.  Read about it here.  But in 2013, I predicted that this kind of thing would happen.  Businesses that consider their people less important than their technology will never win.   Why is this costly lesson so hard to learn?