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The Resource Marissa Mayer and the fight to save Yahoo!, Nicholas Carlson

Marissa Mayer and the fight to save Yahoo!, Nicholas Carlson

Label
Marissa Mayer and the fight to save Yahoo!
Title
Marissa Mayer and the fight to save Yahoo!
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Carlson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "When Yahoo hired star Google executive Marissa Mayer to be its CEO in 2012 employees rejoiced. They put posters on the walls throughout Yahoo's California's headquarters. On them, there was Mayer's face and one word: HOPE. But just more than a year later--on November 4, 2013--Mayer sat in front those same employees in a huge cafeteria on Yahoo's campus and took the beating of her life. Her hair wet, and her tone defensive, Mayer read and answered a series of employee-posed questions challenging the basic elements of her plan. There was anger in the room - and behind it, a question: Was Mayer actually going to be able to do this thing? Nicholas Carlson's fast-paced narrative is the inside story of how Yahoo got into such awful shape in the first place, Mayer's controversial rise at Google, and her desperate fight to save an Internet icon. "--
  • "A page-turning, warts-and-all narrative about Marissa Mayer's efforts to remake Yahoo as well as her own rise from Stanford University undergrad to CEO of a $30 billion corporation by the age of 38"--
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carlson, Nicholas
Dewey number
338.7/6102504092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Yahoo! Inc
  • Mayer, Marissa
  • Internet industry
Label
Marissa Mayer and the fight to save Yahoo!, Nicholas Carlson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn898998000
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 357 pages
Isbn
9781455556618
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014040842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898998000
Label
Marissa Mayer and the fight to save Yahoo!, Nicholas Carlson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-341) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn898998000
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 357 pages
Isbn
9781455556618
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014040842
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898998000

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