Topic: Marissa Mayer

A Win For Parents At Yahoo

A Win For Parents At Yahoo

We love her. We hate her. We love her. We hate her.

Since accepting the position as Yahoo CEO, Marissa Mayer has not stopped making waves. We loved her as a strong, powerful, female CEO of a big, important company … then some were irked when she took a two-week maternity leave after giving birth to her first child. More »

Marissa Mayer Finally Defends Her Controversial Work-From-Home Policy

Marissa Mayer Finally Defends Her Controversial Work-From-Home Policy

In February, Yahoo’s new CEO Marissa Mayer made headlines when she revoked her employees’ privilege to work from home. She also kicked off a national conversation about whether working from home makes employees more productive, or whether it makes them less innovative, and whether a male CEO would have gotten as much flak for making the same decision. But Mayer herself has remained silent on the issue since she issued the controversial memo — until now. More »

What Marissa Mayer’s Fashion Sense Says About Her Management Syle

What Marissa Mayer's Fashion Sense Says About Her Management Syle

In the workplace, the way you look has a huge impact in your own confidence as well as the way others view you — especially if you’re in a management position.

Your fashion sense can reveal your personality, your preference, and, inevitably, your management style. To get a better perspective, we spoke to Tiffiny Dixon, the founder of MEO, a fashion consultancy, about how Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer‘s fashion sense translates into her management preference. More »

What Extremely Successful People Were Doing At Age 25

What Extremely Successful People Were Doing At Age 25
Some people know what they want to do from an early age and focus on it relentlessly.Others reinvent themselves, changing careers and industries until they find something that works. Billionaire Mark Cuban struggled when he first started, writing in “How To Win At The Sport Of Business that “when I got to Dallas, I was struggling — sleeping on the floor with six guys in a three-bedroom apartment.”

As a reminder that the path to success is not always linear, we’ve highlighted what Richard BransonArianna Huffington, and 17 other fascinating and successful people were doing at age 25. More »