Dear Yahoos, You’re Fired


Layoffs at Yahoo have been long-rumored amid board shake-ups and the hiring of a new boss after the contentious firing of Carol Bartz, and today, more than 2,000 people will lose their jobs or be phased out. That’s 14 percent of the embattled Internet company’s total workforce. New CEO Scott Thompson has written to all “Yahoos,” explaining the restructuring and noting, “Change is never easy.”