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August 27, 2017, 8:19 PM

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Kara Swisher / Recode:
Before Uber board's vote on CEO, Jeff Immelt said he was no longer in the running, and sources said a large group on the board favored Meg Whitman  —  He just tweeted.  —  Former GE head Jeff Immelt has pulled out of the race to become Uber CEO and just tweeted his withdrawal from the process.
Kurt Wagner / Recode:
Twitter CMO Leslie Berland is also taking over human resources as the new ‘Head of People’  —  Plus, Twitter hired another HR exec from American Express, where Berland used to work.  —  Twitter has found someone to take over its top human resources role that's been empty for almost six months …

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