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Podcast: Episode 25: Must Listen

How to make the star employees you need


Can’t find the star employees you need? Then make them. That’s what Marissa Mayer did when she founded the Associate Product Manager program at Google — one of the company’s crown jewels. She mentored a team of young, hungry, talented employees in the ways of Google, and they helped drive its success. She followed that same mindset when she became Yahoo CEO, a role she reflects on in the show.


“When you can’t find the right people to help your company scale, you have to make them.”