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How Cupcakes Are Keeping Women From the Top

Rachel Dempsey | Posted 01.15.2013 | Women
Rachel Dempsey

Women are expected to do unnoticed, unappreciated work, and face backlash if they demand credit or simply refuse.

It Might Help If You Curse A Little More At Work

Wall Street Journal | Joann S. Lublin | Posted 07.25.2012 | Money

Carol Bartz, fired as chief executive of Yahoo Inc. YHOO -0.20% last September, wishes she did one thing differently during her troubled tenure. "I...

Yahoo CEO Apologizes For Resume Error Fallout

Reuters | Posted 07.07.2012 | Technology

* Yahoo CEO Thompson apologizes to employees in email * Yahoo board expected to discuss internal review - source * Activ...

Why Cursing At Work Is A Good Thing

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 03.25.2012 | Business

Common knowledge says spewing out profanity-laden language to let out your frustrations at work isn't the best idea. That may be a misguided assumpti...

Missed Opportunity

Ed Lawler | Posted 03.18.2012 | Business
Ed Lawler

Executive compensation has gone from having no noticeable effect on corporate profits to having a significant impact. Simply stated, the rich have gotten much richer.

Richard A. Moran: Let Go By Leakage -- How Not To Fire A CEO

Red Room | Posted 01.21.2012 | Business
Red Room

Last week it was Carol Bartz. This week it is Leo Apothakar at Hewlett-Packard. Governing bodies just do not know how to fire CEOs and they don't seem to be learning anything. Each situation gets worse.

How to Fire a CEO

Penny Herscher | Posted 11.22.2011 | Business
Penny Herscher

If you do have the misfortune to need to fire a CEO, at least make that a well-managed, dignified, confidential process.

If Yahoo Is Secretly For Sale, Here's Who's Bidding

AllThingsD | Posted 11.14.2011 | Technology

A range of major players interested in acquiring all or a large piece of Yahoo have been prepping possible bids and have been in touch with the Intern...

Game of Buzz: Wins, Tumblr Holds

Turnstyle | Posted 11.13.2011 | Technology

Originally published on, a digital information service surfacing emerging stories in news, entertainment, art and culture; powered b...

Women, Swearing And The Workplace

CNN | Posted 11.12.2011 | Women

The media has had a field day with the email ousted Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz sent to 14,000 employees of Yahoo notifying them that she'd "just been fire...

What Really Happened With Yahoo and Carol Bartz

Vicky Ward | Posted 11.12.2011 | Business
Vicky Ward

If the Yahoo board had done its job months ago, then all this controversy about the etiquette of a firing phone call -- which is worthy of commentary and analyzing, and hopefully will never happen again -- would be completely moot.

Fired Yahoo CEO Resigns From Her Other Position

Posted 11.11.2011 | Technology

(Editor's note: Language in last paragraph may be offensive to some readers) (Reuters) - Carol Bartz, who was fired as chief executive of Yahoo Inc...

Richard A. Moran: How To Fire A CEO

Red Room | Posted 01.23.2012 | Business
Red Room

They say there are two kinds of CEOs: those who have been fired and those who will be fired. A primer on how to fire a CEO doesn't exist, but here's where one might begin.

Major Yahoo Shareholder: Forget Carol Bartz, Fire The Whole Board

Posted 11.08.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hedge fund Third Point LLC has scooped up shares of Yahoo Inc and is demanding that the company overhaul its board, saying the di...

Carol Bartz Rips Yahoo: 'These People F----d Me Over'

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 11.08.2011 | Technology

Ousted Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz has some choice words to share about the people who fired her. In her first interview since her dismissal on Tuesday ...

What Yahoo Plans To Do Next

AllThingsD | Posted 11.07.2011 | Technology

Yahoo is preparing to hire investment bankers and other strategic advisory firms, said sources close to the Silicon Valley Internet giant, as it seeks...

Yahoo CEO Out

AllThingsD | Kara Swisher | Posted 11.06.2011 | Technology

By Kara Swisher, via Exclusive: Carol Bartz Out at Yahoo; CFO Tim Morse Named Interim CEO on AllThingsD According to sources at the company, Yahoo...

New Media an Opportunity, Not a Threat, in Middle East

Faisal J. Abbas | Posted 09.07.2011 | Media
Faisal J. Abbas

The revolutions happened way before Twitter was invented, but the difference now is that things happen much quicker.

The Top Rated Tech CEOS: Schmidt Beats Jobs

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.01.2011 | Technology

Eric Schmidt on April 4 will step down from his position as Google CEO, passing the torch to the company's co-founder Larry Page. Schmidt is going ...

Yahoo CEO Names Yahoo's Biggest Competitor

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

At an event sponsored by Bloomberg Businessweek in New York on Tuesday, Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz took the stage and made a startling revelation about Fac...

Is It Game Over For Carol Bartz?

Fortune Tech | Posted by JP Mangalindan, Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Yahoo's stock price is abysmal, employee morale is low, and top-level executives are fleeing. What's left? An Internet property slowly limping to its...

Yahoo CEO: Apple's iAds 'Will Fall Apart' | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Yahoo's outspoken CEO Carol Bartz unloaded on Apple's new "iAds" advertising product, with which Apple is now trying to disrupt the media business. ...

Yahoo CEO: 'Do I Look Like A Wimp?' (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

It's been rough going for Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz. There have been rumors that AOL may be eyeing Yahoo for a takeover. The company has seen a handful o...

The 10 Highest-Paid CEOs 2009: Execs Get 'Once-In-A-Lifetime Pay Bonanza' (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (BY RACHEL BECK, AP) -- America's top CEOs are set for a once-in-a-lifetime pay bonanza. (SCROLL DOWN FOR A LIST OF THE TOP 10 HIGHEST-PAI...

Carol Bartz To Michael Arrington: 'F**k Off'

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz is known for being outspoken, blunt, and often R-rated with her language. When she took the stage at TechCrunch Disrupt today...