Research In Motion: Right Move, Wrong CEO

Research In Motion (RIMM) took a step in the right direction with the announcement that Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis have stepped down as co-CEOs. But the selection of COO Thorsten Heins to replace them is disastrous.

Perhaps Heins has many positives obvious only to the people who work with him that make him an effective manager and allow him to ensure BB10 (RIMM's new operating system due in the fall) will ship on time. But from his public statements so far, there are a number of negatives to consider....462 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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