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How Small Companies Can Attract Talent From Google, Apple, and Facebook

July 28th, 2016 - Comments Off on How Small Companies Can Attract Talent From Google, Apple, and Facebook

Successful companies are built with strong talent. Employees who have been with you since Day One are valuable because they’re often entrepreneurial, and people who have an impressive resume as a result of working for high-profile brands can give your …

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A service to help you build your own personal board of directors

May 10th, 2015 - Comments Off on A service to help you build your own personal board of directors

By Robert Hackett With a little bit of technology, Everwise aims to give the professional mentor program a digital update. Seated side by side at a conference room table at the Fortune office, Yahoo chairman Maynard Webb and former Cisco …

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Yahoo Chairman Maynard Webb to Job Candidates: “Dudes, Where’s Your Self-Awareness?”

January 7th, 2015 - Comments Off on Yahoo Chairman Maynard Webb to Job Candidates: “Dudes, Where’s Your Self-Awareness?”

By Derek Loosvelt When Yahoo Chairman Maynard Webb interviews you, he doesn’t just probe your past for things like extracurricular activities, teamwork skills, and ability to overcome difficult situations; he also wants to get a sense of your level of “self-awareness” …

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Maynard Webb, Yahoo’s Chairman: Even the Best Teams Can Be Better

January 3rd, 2015 - Comments Off on Maynard Webb, Yahoo’s Chairman: Even the Best Teams Can Be Better

By Adam Bryant This interview with Maynard Webb, a veteran technology executive whose current roles include serving as chairman of Yahoo, was conducted and condensed by Adam Bryant. Q. Early influences for you? A. The biggest thing that impacted me …

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Uber needs to ensure passengers safety, says Yahoo chief Maynard Webb

December 11th, 2014 - Comments Off on Uber needs to ensure passengers safety, says Yahoo chief Maynard Webb

Uber needs to ensure safety of its passengers in the markets it operates, Yahoo chairman Maynard Webb has said in the aftermath of the California-based ride-sharing company facing backlash in India over the alleged rape of a woman by one …

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