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Yahoo to Change Name, Lose Marissa Mayer as Board Member
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Yahoo to Change Name, Lose Marissa Mayer as Board Member

Mayer, the CEO, was expected to remain with the company after its sale to Verizon closes.
The 16 Most Shocking Moments of 2016
2016

The 16 Most Shocking Moments of 2016

Bye-bye 2016 -- can't say we'll miss you.
Rose Leadem
Yahoo Says 1 Billion Accounts Exposed in Newly Discovered Security Breach
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Yahoo Says 1 Billion Accounts Exposed in Newly Discovered Security Breach

The number of affected accounts was double the number implicated in a 2014 breach that the internet company disclosed in September.
Lawsuit Claims Yahoo Job Reviews Discriminated Against Men
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Lawsuit Claims Yahoo Job Reviews Discriminated Against Men

The lawsuit also claims former Chief Marketing Officer Kathy Savitt 'intentionally hired and promoted women because of their gender.'
7 Habits of Highly-Effective Entrepreneurs
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7 Habits of Highly-Effective Entrepreneurs

Here are the some interesting habits of famous entrepreneurs that can help give you starting points for your own successful daily routines.
Dev Tandon
The Identity Crisis That Led to Yahoo's Demise
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The Identity Crisis That Led to Yahoo's Demise

When senior Yahoo executives gathered at a San Jose hotel for a management retreat in the spring of 2006, there was no outward sign of a company in crisis.
Yahoo Bids May Be Coming in Way Lower Than Expected
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Yahoo Bids May Be Coming in Way Lower Than Expected

Bidders include frontrunner Verizon, inventor Dan Gilbert (backed by Warren Buffett), TPG, and a consortium that includes Bain Capital and former Yahoo CEO Ross Levinsohn.
Imagine These 7 Entrepreneurs as 'Game of Thrones' Characters
Game of Thrones

Imagine These 7 Entrepreneurs as 'Game of Thrones' Characters

Following the kick off for Season 6, we're taking a look at the following entrepreneurs cast as your favorite 'Game of Thrones' characters.
Carolyn Sun
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Report: Yahoo Sets April 11 Deadline for Preliminary Bids

Bidders were asked details about financing, conditions or approvals the company would need to meet, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Activist Hedge Fund Starboard Launches Proxy Fight to Remove Yahoo Board
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Activist Hedge Fund Starboard Launches Proxy Fight to Remove Yahoo Board

Starboard, which owns an estimated 1.7 percent of Yahoo, said it would nominate nine candidates as possible replacements.
Leaders Like Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer Do Not Deserve the Fortunes They Make While Their Companies Crash and Burn
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Leaders Like Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer Do Not Deserve the Fortunes They Make While Their Companies Crash and Burn

Here are three ways to spot completely ineffective -- and way overpaid -- CEOs.
Jeff Boss
Yahoo Forms Panel to Explore Strategic Options
Yahoo

Yahoo Forms Panel to Explore Strategic Options

The move comes two days after Bloomberg reported activist investor Starboard Value LP was taking initial steps toward a potential proxy fight with Yahoo.
Yahoo to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workforce, Consider Reverse Spinoff
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Yahoo to Lay Off 15 Percent of Workforce, Consider Reverse Spinoff

'We believe a simplified Yahoo will create greater shareholder value over the long term,' said CEO Marissa Mayer.
Jacob Pramuk
Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls
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Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Gives Birth to Twin Girls

The embattled CEO announced her daughters' arrival on Tumblr.