Archive for ‘Press’

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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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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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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The Changing of the Corporate Guard

March 1st, 2013 - Comments Off on The Changing of the Corporate Guard

By Kara Miller and Kinne Chapin What will unify the companies of tomorrow? Well, the fact that they don’t look anything like the companies of today. Kara Miller asked Bob Pozen, former chairman of MFS Investment Management, author of “Extreme Productivity,” and lecturer …

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Top talent transforming world of work

February 18th, 2013 - Comments Off on Top talent transforming world of work

By Esha Chhabra Numbing commutes, rigid schedules, and a top-down chain of command in the work world alienates employees, says Maynard Webb, author of the new book “Rebooting Work: Transform How You Work in the Age of Entrepreneurship.” The “age of paternalism,” as …

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10 Questions With Maynard Webb, Author of Rebooting Work.

February 15th, 2013 - Comments Off on 10 Questions With Maynard Webb, Author of Rebooting Work.

Elance Blog Elance was fortunate to catch-up with tech veteran Maynard Webb this week, author of Rebooting Work: Transform How You Work in the Age of Entrepreneurship. His new book is the definitive guide to understanding how and why today’s workplace …

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Ground Rules for Managers

February 12th, 2013 - Comments Off on Ground Rules for Managers

Blog By Brian Tracy Some managers are perceived as micro managers while others are so far removed from the day to day they just administrate.  So what’s right? I don’t think the answer comes down to style, but to situation. …

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