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Alibaba IPO poses pivotal test for Yahoo CEO

Source: Business Balla | May 7 2014, 6:04pm CDT | by Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will face a $10 billion decision in a few months. She...
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Here's What It's Like To Be One Of Google's Most Elite New Employees

Jul 30 2014 3:31pm CDT | Source: Business Insider

Since Marissa Mayer started Google's Associate Product Manager program — dubbed APM for short — more than a decade ago, it has swelled into one of company's most elite entry-level positions, churning out stars like product management VP Brian Rakowski and Quip founder Bret Taylor.  Back in 2002, the company was hiring droves of new engineers, and needed to fill product manager positions fast, but ...
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Brussels, Aug 1 (IANS) The European Commission said Thursday that the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) would become fully operational in all euro zone countries from Aug 1, 2014 onwards. | by IANS
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Geneva, Aug 1 (IANS) The director-general of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and presidents of West African countries hit by the Ebola virus outbreak will Friday meet in Guinea to launch a new $100 million response plan. | by IANS
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Vienna, July 31 (IANS) The basket of 12 crude oils of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) stood at $105.21 a barrel Wednesday, against $105.44 Tuesday, according to the OPEC Secretariat. | by IANS

One Of Marissa Mayer's Biggest Defenders Has Turned On Her (YHOO)

Jul 30 2014 9:33am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has lost one of her biggest defenders.  Eric Jackson, founder and managing partner of hedge fund Ironfire Capital, has a blistering post at Forbes ripping Mayer and her run as CEO.  "I think many large Yahoo shareholders are frustrated with her performance as CEO," Jackson told us over Twitter direct message. "This was never seen as an easy job but she's shot herself in the foot repeatedly. There is concern after the last $2B spent on acquisi ...
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10 Things In Tech You Need To Know This Morning (TWTR, AAPL, YHOO, AMZN)

Jul 30 2014 5:29am CDT | Source: Business Insider

Good morning! We're due for a wonderful day of weather here in New York — Sunny with a high of 82. Let's look at the news: Twitter delivered earnings that crushed expectations across the board. The stock went crazy after hours jumping over 30%.  After the company reported earnings we talked to Twitter CEO Dick Costolo about the results. He told us that the World Cup drove engagement, but not ne ...
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How Do You Solve A Problem Like Marissa?

Jul 29 2014 10:22am CDT | Source: Forbes Real Time

After two years on the job, Marissa Mayer and her management team have yet to show any tangible results to shareholders for the turnaround of Yahoo's core business. Shareholders would be better served seeing either Alibaba or S ...
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The 5 Most Common Myths About 'Time Management'

Jul 28 2014 10:07am CDT | Source: Business Insider

The way we act — like spending 13 hours a week on email — suggests that we don't really know what we're talking about when we say "time management."  Over at Harvard Business Review, Amy Gallo pulled apart a handful of the most common myths about time management, including the feasibility of managing your time at all. Here are the takeaways.  Myth 1: That "time" is the most important ...
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Highest paid female executive in the Bay Area, isn't a CEO

Jul 28 2014 8:58am CDT | Source: San Francisco Business Times

The top-paid female executive in Silicon Valley (as well as the entire U.S.) isn't one of the marquee CEOs whose names are often in news headlines. In fact, the highest paid female executive isn't a CEO at all -- she's Safra Catz, president and CFO at Oracle Corp. Catz took in $44.3 million in 2013, according to the San Jose Business Journal. Three other Silicon Valley executives who made the top 10 are: Yahoo Inc.'s CEO Marissa Mayer, who came in at number three ...
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Silicon Valley's highest paid female excutive? Not Mayer, not Whitman, not Sandberg

Jul 25 2014 4:40pm CDT | Source: San Jose Business Journal

The top-paid female executive in Silicon Valley (indeed, the entire U.S.) isn't a CEO. She's Safra Catz, president and CFO at Oracle Corp., who took in $44.3 million in 2013, according to Three other Silicon Valley executives number among the top 10. Yahoo Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer placed number three on the ranking with $24.9 million a year; Hewlett-Packard Corp. CEO Meg Whitma ...
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