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Steve Ballmer, the outspoken and oft times animated CEO of Microsoft, might not always be the easiest boss to work for. It all depends on who you ask, and if you sit down for a spell with Joachim Kempin, who worked at Microsoft from 1983 to 2002 in a high-level position, he'll paint Ballmer as a bully who forces out employees who dare challenge him. Kempin airs Redmond's dirty laundry in his new book, Resolve and Fortitude: Microsoft's "Secret Power Broker" Breaks His Silence, published today. He spoke with Reuters about the tell-all book, alleging that Ballmer purposely gets rid of executives... Read more...