text / Tencent science and technology
in the first half of 2015 one day at noon, Beijing Jiuxianqiao 360 building ", a group of employees of Qihoo 360 The atmosphere was foul." is building a layer of smoke, Zhou Hongyi (micro-blog) passing accidentally saw this scene, as the founder of the company he was extremely unhappy, let each department manager to the downstairs staff to go back. However, many managers feel that this is a personal matter, and did not perform.
second day at noon, Zhou Hongyi came to the floor, pulled out a mobile phone, to smoke the employee’s work card one by one click rub pictures, then the photos to exchange chat group, let each department to be fined. Third noon, no more than 360 employees in the building on the first floor of the smoke.
Zhou Hongyi is such a resolute Xingqingzhongren, in 360 the whole development course, started from the security service, to the browser, search, mobile distribution channels, games, mobile phone hardware, live, when he decided to do a new business, will go to sweep away all obstacles and barriers to promote the implementation, firmly down.
however, due to too much attention to detail, the company’s center of gravity wavering, in a lot of 360 insiders, Zhou Hongyi does not understand the strategy. In the golden era of the rise of mobile Internet and equipment, the company in 2011 to prepare for the United States market, in 2012 and in force in the search in 2014 and in the year of 2015, suddenly forced to do the phone, in 2016 focused on live.
objectively, 360 with Alibaba, Tencent and other companies in the first camp gap continues to expand, but also the lack of market and pursued the core areas of business, but after the return of A shares, both the overall strength of the company or the ability to mobilize resources, the 360 is still the most sought after capital market Internet Co, in the face of the Internet in the second half of the war, who is at the helm. How should Zhou Hongyi self remodeling? What are the hands and breaking
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at the beginning of 2010, the top 360 investment department head Wang Yi entry, the vast majority of companies are focused in 500 PC business, only 20-30 of the person in charge of the mobile business, Wang Yi warned Zhou Hongyi that the company too, do not attach importance to the mobile Internet, the first is Zhou Hongyi himself does not pay attention to, because he was still with the Saipan era classic NOKIA E71 mobile phone.
, I told him, you have to change the phone, the NOKIA hit, for iPhone and Android, or a meeting of the company, the head of the twenty or thirty business lines are holding the same phone with the boss."
Wang Yi told the Tencent science and technology, Zhou Hongyi is not as difficult as the outside world imagine, many times also can listen to the views of subordinates, and later it was also replaced by two Android.
, however, although Zhou Hongyi changed the phone, but also that the mobile Internet era is coming, but he did not disappear on the PC search plot,