Steve Ballmer http://kuow.org en The Future Of Microsoft Without Steve Ballmer http://kuow.org/post/future-microsoft-without-steve-ballmer <p>There are many changes afoot at Microsoft these days. CEO Steve Ballmer announced his retirement last month, giving the company an opportunity to move in a new direction.</p><p>Just this week the company also announced it was acquiring Nokia's mobile phone business in a $7.2 billion&nbsp; deal. So what does the new CEO need to do to keep the company relevant and innovative?</p><p>Sandeep Krishnamurthy is the dean of the business school at UW Bothell. He talked with us about the future of Microsoft after Ballmer’s exit. Wed, 04 Sep 2013 18:52:15 +0000 David Hyde 19711 at http://kuow.org The Future Of Microsoft Without Steve Ballmer Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Announces Retirement http://kuow.org/post/microsoft-ceo-steve-ballmer-announces-retirement <p>One year: That’s how long that Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has before he retires as the head of the company. In a news release today, Microsoft announced that the chief executive officer will stay until the company has chosen his successor. Fri, 23 Aug 2013 18:50:08 +0000 Phyllis Fletcher & Bill Radke 19108 at http://kuow.org Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Announces Retirement