Microsoft's decline wasn't Steve Ball...

Microsoft's decline wasn't Steve Ballmer's fault

There are 2 comments on the The Washington Post story from Aug 23, 2013, titled Microsoft's decline wasn't Steve Ballmer's fault. In it, The Washington Post reports that:

Ballmer wasn't a bad manager. He just had terrible timing. Most obviously, Ballmer took the reins at the peak of the dotcom boom.

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#1 Aug 23, 2013
'course not, he didn't design all their crappy software, he just did his best to sell it

he's a salesman, not a failed programmer putting out buggy msn junk

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Lapeer, MI

#2 Aug 23, 2013
Ballmer had no fire in his belly. He was a Used Car Salesman tying to be a Brain Surgeon.

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