AlleyShowdown – Marissa Mayer vs. Sheryl Sandberg


With Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer (currently on maternity leave due to the birth of her firstborn) recently cancelling telecommuting affecting many of its working parents and the release of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s new book “Lean In” promoting women leadership and family balance, we couldn’t help but compare the two.


Incidentally, AlleyWatch has an entire section dedicated focused on women in technology here called Techs and the City.

What are your thoughts? Are they helping pave the way for gender equality in the workplace? Or will the “Suck it up, why should I help you” culture persevere?

Sound off below in the comments…

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