Yahoo! CEO Jerry Yang invited Steve Jobs (whom Kara Swisher calls "...Silicon Valley's equivalent of Oprah
") to make a surprise appearance
at a meeting of top executives last week. Yang called Jobs "...one of his heroes
," and Steve told the group that Yahoo! has the assets, they just need to focus on execution.
Steve as motivational speaker? We hadn't considered that before. Let's hope he warned them about living in a van down by the river