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Mayer’s telecommuting ban may harm Yahoo

A recent decision by Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer ’97 M.S. ’99 to implement a ban on telecommuting—precluding employees from working from home—may have detrimental effects on both worker productivity and morale, according to faculty experts. “To become the absolute best place to work, communication and collaboration will be important, so we need to be working…

Report finds some Stanford doctors leave citing lack of support

Many doctors who leave Stanford are moving to comparable institutions and not to community clinics or purely research-oriented careers, according to a study by the Clayman Institute for Gender Research. The study, conducted by surgery professor and Clayman research fellow Sherry Wren, was prompted in part by the fact that many physician scientists had left Stanford.