marissa mayer

Yahoo Maternity Leave Gets a Boost — How Does It Compare to Yours?

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer sparked controversy earlier this year, when she announced that her company's employees would no longer be able to work from home. That's so anti-working-parent, people thought. But yesterday, Mayer made an announcement that may have people thinking her workplace is more family friendly: Maternity and paternity leave has been extended. "Under... read more

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer Welcomes Baby Boy

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Marissa Mayer can finally add mom to her already impressive resume. The current CEO of Yahoo (former VP of Google) and her husband Zachary Bogue welcomed their baby boy on September 30. Marissa, who just received her position of CEO just a few months ago, caused a stir when she said she would work through her maternity... read more

New Yahoo CEO Says She’ll Work Through Her Maternity Leave (Which Will Only Be a Few Weeks) — Is She Inspiring or Crazy?

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Former Google executive Marissa Mayer made two very interesting announcements yesterday: 1) She's been appointed as the new CEO of Yahoo and, 2) She's pregnant. Sure, other women have switched jobs during pregnancy, but it's rare to hear of someone in such a prestigious position doing it. Marissa, who's expecting a baby boy in early... read more