Cricket taught me important leadership lessons, says Nadella

Playing in his school`s cricket team taught him important lessons on leadership and teamwork early in life, Microsoft`s new India-born CEO Satya Nadella has said.

American media welcome Satya Nadella as Microsoft`s new chief

American media has welcomed the appointment of India-born Satya Nadella as the CEO of Microsoft, noting that the technocrat has an enormous task ahead of him.

Microsoft CEO Ballmer`s salary up 4% in `09

Microsoft Corp. raised CEO Steve Ballmer`s salary by 4% at the start of fiscal 2009.