The search for the next Microsoft CEO looks like it could soon come to an end. The final potential candidates for the hot seat can be counted on one hand, if reports on the matter are to be believed. Reuters reported on Tuesday that the company’s shortlist for a new CEO had now come down to only five names —...

Redmond may have unleashed some key new products in the first ten months of the year, but if the company manages to name a new CEO before the year is out, nothing would top it. The company is currently hard at work searching for a new leader, and according to a new report, the committee tasked with finding a...

This much is certain friends and neighbors, that the way Ford CEO has been denying things in the media, either something big is at play here, or this is the world’s most high-profile smokescreen. Alan Mulally quickly became part of the headlines as the leading candidate for the CEO chair at Microsoft. The...

Ah, the penultimate week before a big event! After close to a year of development work, which is still going on as of this writing, Microsoft is getting ready to unleash Windows 8.1 out in the open. These past few days were more talk less action, but it is the proverbial calm before the storm. Below is a...

Microsoft’s hunt for new CEO promised a lot of thrills and spills, and already things have taken a turn for the interesting. The current top candidate for the cherished position has started featuring in the news rather frequently. Ford leader Alan Mulally is reportedly the number one contender. And even...

According to the grapevine, Ford’s head man Alan Mulally is currently leading the race for Microsoft’s CEO position. Former Nokia boss Stephen Elop and a few internal candidates are following close behind. But ask the man, and you will find that jumping ship to join Redmond is not quite what he has in mind...

I woke up a few days ago and saw that Ford (F) CEO Allan Mulally may be firmly in the running to be the next CEO of Microsoft. I couldn’t be happier. AllthingsD is reporting that while Mr. Mulally was initially averse to the idea, he may be warming up to it. Some of the factors cited were the fact that he has...

Microsoft’s shortlist for potential successors for Steve Ballmer seems to be getting shorter. Word is that Ford CEO Alan Mulally has now become the leading candidate to take over the position. AllThingsD writes, citing people familiar with the matter, that Mulally, himself, has had a change of heart, and is...

The quest for a new Microsoft CEO continues. Recent reports confirm that the company is looking at both internal and external choices, and we have some new names joining the race (ha!). The latest on this matter is that at least 3 investors are now interested in seeing Ford’s Alan Mulally head up the Redmond...