The cover story of the June 2, 2003 edition of BusinessWeek is entitled Yahoo! Act Two.
As an insider, the article seems pretty accurate to me. It does a pretty good job explaining what’s changed about the corporate culture since Semel came on board. Our stock price is up almost 70% since the day he became our new CEO.
In the past two years, things have certainly changed a great deal. To remind yourself of the old Yahoo!, read the BusinessWeek cover story from May 21, 2001.