Facebook Refused to Sell

Chi-Hua Chien, Goodwater Capital
and Dan Rosensweig, Chegg

A billion dollars were on the table, but still Facebook refused to sell itself to Yahoo!. In this clip, Yahoo!’s then COO (and current Chegg CEO) Dan Rosensweig discusses the deal that he failed to seal, and what that path has meant for both Facebook and Yahoo!. Rosensweig also discusses every great entrepreneur’s reluctance to be acquired.