The modern work-from-anywhere culture — especially in startups — is creating huge opportunities for online workers — as much as $5 billion over the next five years.
Marissa Mayer just gave new mothers 16 weeks of maternity leave, and fathers 8 weeks. But you don’t have to be a parent to get in on the paid time off.
Marissa Mayer explains her decision to stop people from working from home after keeping quiet for two months.
The latest U.S. census data says that working from home for at least one day a week grew 34 percent, and this comes just a couple of weeks after CEO Marissa Mayer famously killed Yahoo’s telecommuting policy.
Guest Post Thank goodness someone finally had the courage to stand up and say that telecommuting is officially banned.
Guest Post I find the recent changes to Yahoo’s work-at-home policy bewildering. Yes, Yahoo has a lot of deadweight. Yes, it needs to jettison that deadweight. But there’s more deadweight working in Yahoo’s offices than at home.
Yahoo sent a memo to employees yesterday, letting them know that they were expected to show up at the office every day. Silicon Valley was outraged.
Guest Post (Editor’s note: James Reinhart is a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of thredUP. He submitted this column to VentureBeat.)