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The Top Bidders in Yahoo's Sale, From Verizon to YP Holdings

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business

By Laura Woods, Contributor The Yahoo sale officially entered its second stage as the company released its dismal first quarter earnings report. Alth...

When Was The Last Time A Male CEO Was Asked How He Would Handle A New Baby?

Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner | Posted 09.04.2015 | Women
Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner

Here's the question that must be asked: Why are we questioning Marissa Mayer's personal decision about how to balance her work and family lives when too few people have this option at all? The last time a male CEO was asked questions about how he would balance having a new baby and with work was never.

Emily Peck

Women Need To Listen To This Advice Given To Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer | Emily Peck | Posted 05.20.2015 | Business

"Be bold."

Why Gwyneth Paltrow Couldn't Get A Job At Yahoo

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 12.24.2014 | Business

"According to one executive, Mayer disapproved of the fact that Paltrow did not graduate college."

Marissa Mayer: I Napped Too Hard

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 06.23.2014 | Technology

Marissa Mayer is taking work-life balance to a whole other level. According to the Wall Street Journal, the company's CEO slept through a dinner me...

Midnight at Yahoo

Mary Buffett | Posted 07.27.2014 | Business
Mary Buffett

Thus far, Yahoo's stock price is way above its benchmark when she arrived. She moved quickly to become the face of the tattered brand. She ordered everybody back to the office, which was a smart move. Some of the early acquisitions, like Tumblr, have raised the right kind of eyebrows. So why aren't there Champagne corks popping over in Sunnyvale?

Marissa Mayer's Face Says All You Need To Know About Yahoo

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 01.29.2014 | Technology

So Yahoo just reported its quarterly earnings! Let's go to CEO Marissa Mayer for all the exciting details! Oh. Oh, my. I see. This is a scre...

The Controversial Case of Marissa Mayer

Phil Simon | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Phil Simon

Is it just or me, or does it seem that we only hear things about her that are, well, less than flattering? And why is that the case? Is it because of her relatively distinct position?

Marissa Mayer Ousts Her Handpicked Second-In-Command

AP/The Huffington Post | MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is cutting loose her top lieutenant in a possible sign that the Internet company's efforts to revive it...

'We Are Very Sorry'

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 12.14.2013 | Technology

Yahoo and CEO Marissa Mayer have had a no good, very bad week. Mayer acknowledged as much on Friday night in a post on her Tumblr, where she wrote ...

Yahoo Can't Get Its Employees To Use Yahoo Mail

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.26.2013 | Technology

You know things are bad when you can't get your employees to use your company's email. Yahoo is having a difficult time getting its employees to s...

Timothy Stenovec

Marissa Mayer Sparks Outrage From Longtime Yahoo Mail Customers | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.16.2013 | Technology

A lot of people are unhappy with the recent redesign of Yahoo Mail. Since a major overhaul of the tech giant's mail service last week, many custome...

10 Things You Didn't Know About Marissa Mayer

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 09.03.2013 | Women

As an Oscar de la Renta-loving blonde tech CEO in Silicon Valley, Marissa Mayer attracts a lot of attention. Last week, Business Insider published...

WATCH: Marissa Mayer's Contradictory Personality

Posted 08.28.2013 | Technology

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's personality type presents an odd dichotomy. On one hand, she is constantly in the press, appearing in a glamorous fashion s...

Smart Women Want to Be Told They're Pretty Too!

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 10.21.2013 | Women
Dr. Peggy Drexler

By allowing Vogue to play up her assets in such an undeniably -- and distractingly -- physical way, Marissa Mayer lost the opportunity to make the case for herself, and for other women, that she is far more than a pretty woman in a blue dress.

Marissa Mayer: 'I Didn't Set Out To Be At The Top'

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 08.16.2013 | Women

Between announcing a pregnancy soon after getting the job and banning Yahoo employees from working from home, Marissa Mayer's first months as CEO of Y...

This Is Not Yahoo's New Logo (Yet)

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 08.07.2013 | Technology

Yahoo announced on Wednesday that it's changing its logo... without showing off the actual logo itself. In an initiative called "30 Days of Change...

Marissa Mayer's Surprising Role Model

Posted 08.05.2013 | Women

Marissa Mayer fancies herself an underdog as the CEO of Yahoo. The company's sales peaked in 2008 and have fallen by 50 percent since, and Mayer was b...

How Marissa Mayer Stuck Out Her Neck To Get Employees To Like Her

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 08.02.2013 | Technology

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants her employees to like her, and according to one report, she will fight off investors' demands to ensure that they do. ...

Timothy Stenovec

Marissa Mayer Hasn't Screwed Up Tumblr Yet | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 07.17.2013 | Technology

Eight weeks after sealing the deal to buy Tumblr, the image-heavy blogging platform popular with young people, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer said on Tuesday...

Marissa Mayer's First Year At Yahoo In 3 Charts

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 07.16.2013 | Technology

Marissa Mayer took the helm at Yahoo exactly one year ago today. She's been grabbing headlines ever since. The mere fact that a 38-year-old woman...

Investor To Marissa Mayer: 'I'm A Dirty Old Man, And You Look Attractive'

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.26.2013 | Technology

A man stood up in the middle of a recent Yahoo shareholders meeting to ask CEO Marissa Mayer a question about his investment on Tuesday. Before he got...

Have Lunch With Marissa Mayer For A Good Cause

The Huffington Post | Nader Salass | Posted 06.12.2013 | Impact

Yahoo! President and CEO Marissa Mayer once told Fortune Magazine that she arranges her life around "God, family, and Yahoo! -- in that order." The fo...

Yahoo-Tumblr Deal Is Official: We Promise 'Not To Screw It Up'

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.20.2013 | Technology

After a weekend of rumors, it's official. In a press release issued Monday, Yahoo announced that it will acquire Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash. Awar...

Marissa Makes Big Move

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 04.30.2013 | Technology

They can't work from home, but Yahoo workers can stay home for longer after they have babies. Yahoo just announced that it is doubling the amount ...