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Yahoo Said to Appoint Maynard Webb as Chairman

August 16th, 2013 - Comments Off on Yahoo Said to Appoint Maynard Webb as Chairman

By Harrison Westwater, Wendy Brundige & Brian Womack Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) is appointing Maynard Webb as chairman, people with knowledge of the decision said, as Chief Executive Officer Marissa Mayer continues a turnaround effort of the Internet company. Webb, who joined Yahoo’s board in February 2012, was …

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Reboot Work, Find Success, and Become CEO of Your Destiny

April 23rd, 2013 - Comments Off on Reboot Work, Find Success, and Become CEO of Your Destiny

Maynard Webb is the chairman of the cloud-based customer service company LiveOps, the former COO of eBay and the founder of the Webb Investment Network. His first book, Rebooting Work: Transform How You Work in the Age of Entrepreneurship, was published in January, …

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The Age of Entrepreneurship and Self-Help. Barf?

April 21st, 2013 - Comments Off on The Age of Entrepreneurship and Self-Help. Barf?

By Manoush Zomorodi Why is it that whenever I talk about the tech “scene,” the conversation often turns todoing what you love, being your best self, and finding your passion? All this self-reflection and analysis makes me feel slightly nauseous. But I’m going …

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FLASHFOOD MEETS MAYNARD WEBB

April 17th, 2013 - Comments Off on FLASHFOOD MEETS MAYNARD WEBB

Blog by FlashFood ASU On Monday, Mary Hannah and I had the amazing experience of meeting Maynard Webb, former COO of eBay and current Yahoo! and Salesforce.com board member, through the ASU Edson program. After attending his guest lecture, we met …

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Raikes School to feature former eBay COO, Design Studio Showcase Friday

April 15th, 2013 - Comments Off on Raikes School to feature former eBay COO, Design Studio Showcase Friday

By Danny Schreiber The University of Nebraska–Lincoln‘s Raikes School of Computer Science and Management on Friday will spotlight the work of its capstone students in its annual Raikes Design Studio Project Showcase. The event, which takes place in the Kauffman Center on the university’s campus, begins …

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Former eBay COO Maynard Webb on what makes workers tick

April 3rd, 2013 - Comments Off on Former eBay COO Maynard Webb on what makes workers tick

By Hayley Ringle As the former eBay chief operating officer,Maynard Webb helped the online auction company grow from $140 million in revenue to more than $6 billion. Now, when the 30-year veteran of the technology industry isn’t involved with his new investment …

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5 Secrets to Success From Maynard Webb

March 26th, 2013 - Comments Off on 5 Secrets to Success From Maynard Webb

Blog by Kevin Kruse What are the secrets to success? I recently asked that question to Silicon Valley legend, Maynard Webb. Webb was brought in as eBay’s President of Technology back in their startup phase and his team is credited …

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Lay Off Your Buildings, Not Your People!

March 13th, 2013 - Comments Off on Lay Off Your Buildings, Not Your People!

Issue 103 – 03 | Lay Off Your Buildings, Not Your People! By Maynard Webb  “When I began my career, everyone “went” to work. It was long before the advent of the Internet and personal computers; you had to go to work to gain …

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The Silicon Valley Secret to Motivating Employees

March 7th, 2013 - Comments Off on The Silicon Valley Secret to Motivating Employees

By Kevin Kruse Motivating employees is a hot topic in every company, every team, and with every manager. And nowhere is the work ethic more legendary than in Silicon Valley. How do Silicon Valley companies get their employees to work …

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Mountain Money Interviews Maynard Webb

March 4th, 2013 - Comments Off on Mountain Money Interviews Maynard Webb

By KPCW Larry Warren and Doug Wells start the hour talking with Maynard Webb, author of “Rebooting Work: Transform How You Work in the Age of Entrepreneurship”…….

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