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Marissa Mayer

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  • If you need me, I'll be in my bunny slippers

    Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer is making waves with her call to rescind the company's liberal work-from-home policy and require that all Yahooligans stop lolling around on their sofas, watching cat videos in their sweatpants and, instead, start working from...
  • Trio Clock In at ABC for 'Work With Jerks' Comedy

    ABC has nabbed a comedy from 20th Century Fox TV, "Work with Jerks," to be supervised by Jenny Bicks ("The Big C"). Project was penned by Lizzie and Wendy Molyneux ("Bob's Burgers"). It revolves around a woman who idolizes Hillary Clinton and Yahoo's...
  • I (heart) introverts

    It's not just a women's issue. Granted, that's how many of us are framing last month's decision by Marissa Mayer, CEO of Yahoo! Inc., to end telecommuting and require all employees to report to the office. It ignited a firestorm of controversy over...
  • Catherine Hardwicke: Despite 'Twilight' Success, It Hasn't Been an Easy Road

    When Catherine Hardwicke, the brash darling of indie films like "Thirteen," landed the job to direct the adaptation of 2008's "Twilight," it was an important crack in Hollywood's glass ceiling. The first chapter of the vampire saga went on to gross nearly...
  • Nokia Deal Can't Keep Microsoft From Embracing Its Entertainment Future

    The next CEO of Microsoft will have one tough question to answer: What is Microsoft these days? Under Steve Ballmer's leadership over the past 13 years, the company has evolved into a confusing collection of divisions that pump out everything from a...
  • Yahoo revamps its logo, but will anyone notice the difference?

    Yahoo revamps its logo, but will anyone notice the difference?
    Yahoo says it has made a major change to its logo, but unless you have studied  design it's hard to tell the difference. The Sunnyvale, Calif., company unveiled the new design on Tumblr late Wednesday night, and it does appear the company came up with a...
  • Yahoo says its redesigned Web search engine is easier to use, faster

    Yahoo says its redesigned Web search engine is easier to use, faster
    Working to instill a more uniform design throughout its Web services, Yahoo on Wednesday unveiled a new look for its Web search engine that resembles the homepage redesign the company introduced earlier this year. The company said the renovated Yahoo...
  • Race to snatch old, unused Yahoo user names begins

    Race to snatch old, unused Yahoo user names begins
    Yahoo has freed up a substantial number of inactive user names and will give them to people on a first-come, first-served basis, the company announced Monday. A month ago, Yahoo announced it would deactivate accounts that hadn’t been touched for a...
  • Yahoo discloses how much government data requests it gets

    Yahoo became the fourth major tech company to disclose how much government data requests it gets, following a report that alleged the tech companies are involved in a government surveillance program known as PRISM. Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said...
  • Getting past the clouds of doubt and seizing joy

     Getting past the clouds of doubt and seizing joy
    Today we debut Balancing Act, a weekly column from the Tribune's Heidi Stevens that will explore the challenges — big, small, tragic, comic or all of the above — of juggling life and work in a not-always obliging world. An overwhelming...
  • Unlike Yahoo, most firms to keep telecommute option, survey says

    Unlike Yahoo, most firms to keep telecommute option, survey says
    Despite recent moves by Yahoo Inc. and Best Buy to end work-from-home arrangements, telecommuters need not fret. Most firms have no plans to end the flexible work policies, a survey found. A poll of 120 human resources executives by Challengers, Gray...