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Yahoo Overview

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Sunnyvale, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
Verizon
1994
Company - Public (YHOO)
Internet
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Google, Microsoft, Facebook

Working at Yahoo

Yahoo! wants to spread some cheer to Internet users around the world. Its network of websites offers news, entertainment, and shopping, as well as search results powered by Microsoft's Bing offering. Yahoo! generates most of its revenue through providing search ... Read more

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018 (#65)

Top CEOs: 2014 (#50)

Yahoo Reviews

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    Former Employee - Software Development Engineer in Sunnyvale, CA
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    Pros

    Great company to work. Exposure to good technologies.

    Cons

    Middle management is worse. Politics all over.

    Advice to Management

    Fire all managers

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Yahoo Photos

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Yahoo Interviews

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    Photo Editor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Yahoo (San Francisco, CA) in April 2013.

    Interview

    The process was actually quite casual. Interview was fun and engaging. Interviewer was very disarming in order to get a clearer view of me as a person and how I would fit temperment-wise on their team.

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Yahoo Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality(Internet Services and Retailing), Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC), 2014
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality(Internet Services and Retailing), Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC), 2015
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