How to Succeed in 2007
We asked 50 of the brightest minds in business how they do what they do - and how you can cash in on their advice in the year ahead.
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Brad Garlinghouse
Brad Garlinghouse
Senior VP for communications and communities, Yahoo
Mind the Mainstream
It's certainly not a simple thing to keep our 350 million users happy. The first thing is you have to fundamentally understand what users care about the most. Too often businesspeople try to deliver the coolest, most whiz-bang widget they can that will appeal to 1 percent of users. You have to understand what the mainstream users care about the most. I think it helps that I am from Kansas.
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