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"The turnaround is behind us, and we are now playing offence," says its CEO.
[credit provider=”Owen Thomas, Business Insider”] At the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco, eBay CEO John Donahoe spent some time explaining why the company was getting into the same-day delivery business with its eBay Now mobile app.eBay Now seems really different from eBay’s traditional marketplace, where you […]
Fortune has a big story on eBay’s amazing turnaround, with a lot of first-hand stories from CEO John Donahoe.
[credit provider=”YouTube”] What keeps eBay’s top executives awake at night?CEO John Donahoe hasn’t shared his dream diary with us. But we have a pretty good read nonetheless, based on eBay’s actions: The company is terrified about losing its sellers.
[credit provider=”Asa Mathat | All Things Digital”] eBay has had a fantastic run lately, as CEO John Donahoe has pulled off the unlikely feat of turning around an Internet giant. Its stock is up about 50 per cent this year.Groupon, meanwhile, has seen its stock crater by two-thirds.
[credit provider=”Flickr/eBay Ink” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/ebayink/5118609788/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] What’s the deal with ShopRunner, the company that just hired former PayPal boss and Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson as its chief executive officer?Just under two years ago, eBay bought GSI Commerce, a company founded by entrepreneur Michael Rubin which runs e-commerce websites for bricks-and-mortar retailers like the […]
Now that Scott Thompson’s been forced out as Yahoo’s CEO for claiming a computer-science degree he never earned, what will his defenders say?
[credit provider=”Yodel Anecdotal” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/yodelanecdotal/6643224697/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] The CEO of Heidrick & Struggles has denied a claim by Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson that the executive-search firm is at fault for a bio with incorrect information about Thompson’s college degree, reports Kara Swisher at AllThingsD.Already, most Yahoos we’ve heard from say they don’t believe Thompson’s story about how […]
We just found a hilariously sad example of how Yahoo CEO Scott Thompson’s fake computer-science degree spread around the world.
[credit provider=”Yodel Anecdotal” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/yodelanecdotal/6643146987/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] We know how Yahoo employees feel about Scott Thompson: They want him gone after he allowed a false claim of a computer-science degree to circulate for years.But what’s Thompson’s reputation at his previous employer, eBay’s PayPal division?