Armed with deep Yahoo contacts, All Things D is reporting it has Marissa Mayer's first company-wide memo from its new CEO.
The opening sentence ends in an exclamation point -- and it's not one tied Yahoo!'s official trademark.
The gist is that employees should stay the course, to continue working on the project's already underway (with rare exception, Mayer writes).
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There is an overt nod to the interim CEO Mayer replace, Ross Levinsohn. Word in the Valley is that retaining Levinsohn would be a coup for Mayer -- and for Yahoo.
The company has been through a lot of change in the past few months, leaving many open questions around strategy and how to move forward. I am sensitive to this. While I have some ideas, I need to develop a more informed perspective before making strategy or direction changes. In the meantime, please do not stop. You are doing important work. Please don’t stop.