Editor's Insights: The Outrage Over Yahoo's Telecommuting Ban

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Yahoo's CEO Marissa Mayer released a memo last week informing all of her employees that they will no longer be able to work from home. Mayer, who became Yahoo's CEO last year, gave employees an ultimatum in a confidential memo: that telecommuters need to either come in or quit. This came as a shock to both employees and the public, as Mayer, who, as a mother herself, was expected to be the champion of flexible scheduling and work-life balance. This has caused many of her employees to turn o...
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