Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 29th Jul 2013 21:19 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Nokia's vice president Bryan Biniak: "We are trying to evolve the cultural thinking [at Microsoft] to say 'time is of the essence'. Waiting until the end of your fiscal year when you need to close your targets, doesn't do us any good when I have phones to sell today." Later Biniak adds: "As a company we don't want to rely on somebody else and sit and wait for them to get it right." There was a simple solution to this problem.
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RE[5]: Stop whining!
by Vanders on Tue 30th Jul 2013 12:27 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Stop whining!"
Vanders
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Really? It was a great example of the Ratner Effect with a little bit of Osborne effect thrown in for good measure. "Not doing that" is the kind of thing they teach you in MBA school, precisely because of people like Gerald Ratner, Adam Osborne and now Stephen Elop.

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