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2/4/2012 03:00 AM EST
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resistion
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resistion   10/24/2012 3:02:59 AM
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You still have to pay taxes when cashing out the options. But options do give you some flexibility to effectively set your own income.

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sprite0022   10/24/2012 2:54:25 AM
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more responsibility -- more anxiousness --shorter life, so she got what she deserves, consider Steve Jobs, dead at 50+, bill gates much smarter, give up all the burden and still alive...

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Another Guy   10/23/2012 9:06:07 PM
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So, how many people do you know that makes $150,000 a year. I would like that job. A very small percentage makes more than $75,000/year in IBM. That is 20X less or 5% of what the CEO of IBM is making. That is a LOT more than the taxes that she might be paying.

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Data Doctor   5/27/2012 10:54:02 PM
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At $11.50 per employee per year for her salary with bonus, IBM got her cheap.

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t.alex   2/11/2012 2:26:14 PM
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Role model is the right word. Really admire her.

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larkforsure   2/11/2012 4:39:18 AM
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goafrit   2/8/2012 1:19:19 AM
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That is too small I must point out. Where is the extra "0"?

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John Smith   2/7/2012 10:23:57 AM
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SylvieBarak   2/6/2012 7:59:50 PM
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You know what, I actually hadn't thought about it this way, but you're right. Bert is also right that it's not, relatively speaking, a huge sum... It's a huge sum to mere mortals like us though. She obviously worked and fought hard to get to where she is, I think she's a role model for many young female engineers, and I applaud her.

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chrisnfolsom   2/6/2012 11:02:38 AM
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Perhaps my view is a bit jaded by the influence in my life of IBM in the 80's and 90's, but it is amazing to me that there are people in many other occupations with much less responsibility and experience who make much more in compensation than the CEO of IBM.

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