The Excessive Uproar Over Marissa Mayer's Telecommuting Ban

Marissa Mayer appears on NBC's "Today" show on Feb. 20 Photograph by Peter Kramer/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images

Yahoo!’s Marissa Mayer has learned a painful, early lesson: If you’re a female CEO, especially in Silicon Valley, prepare to have every business decision scrutinized and greeted with media hysteria—with references to your personal life and your reproductive status thrown in for good measure.

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