How corporate American has gotten worse (instead of better) for working mothers

The ‘motherhood penalty’ still impacts millions of working women......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 13th, 2017

Sen. Tammy Duckworth and New Zealand’s prime minister will give birth while in office — but the ‘motherhood penalty’ persists

How corporate America has gotten worse (instead of better) for working mothers......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2018

Tax reforms a scam, rewards corporate America: Democrats

Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi said the Republican tax bill would add nearly $1.5 trillion to the national debt while raising taxes on working families.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 20th, 2017

Corporations Pledge Millions Toward Relief Efforts For Tropical Storm Harvey

Amazon, Lowe's and Starbucks were among several corporate giants to announce cash and other donations to the American Red Cross and other relief agencies working in Texas to he.....»»

Category: topSource: nprAug 28th, 2017

4 ways the workplace has not changed for American mothers

The ‘motherhood penalty’ still impacts millions of working women......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 8th, 2017

Facebook’s Sandberg wants U.S. policies to aid working mothers

(Bloomberg) -- Sheryl Sandberg used a Mother's Day post on Facebook to advocate for a higher minimum wage, paid family leave and other policies she said would benefit American women......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 14th, 2017

An easy retirement is slipping further away from most U.S. households

The American dream of a blissful retirement, free of financial worries, is dying. Most U.S. households are heading for a worse lifestyle in retirement than they had while they were working because they simply aren't saving enough, experts say. Thirty-five.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 18th, 2016

Russia: The West Is Trapped In Its Own "Propaganda-Created World"

Submitted by James Holbrooks via, As the American corporate media continues to tow the official line that Russia is working to undermine U.S. elections, the head of the U.K.’s MI5 spoke with the Guardian on Tuesday. It was the first.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 3rd, 2016

Poll Finds Most Working Moms Would Rather Stay Home

According to Gallup Most working mothers would rather not be, well, working. According to a new Gallup report, which surveyed more than 323,500 American adults, a majority of working moms with kids under age 18 said they would prefer to stay at home a.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 5th, 2016

The US spends twice as much on healthcare as other developed nations and gets worse outcomes — and the reasons why show what it’s going to take to reform healthcare

AP A new review in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that America spends about twice as much as other high-income countries on healthcare. At the same time, the health outcomes, or how well people fare with th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider20 hr. 7 min. ago

How the DOJ"s Face-Off With AT&T Could Alter American Business

Next week, a federal judge will begin trying an antitrust case that has broad ramifications for media, technology and other industries, and could affect the government’s powers to deter large-scale corporate consolidation......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 16th, 2018

Co-working firm to launch $120 million Star Metals office project (Renderings)

Spaces is one of several prospects, including a company seeking a corporate headquarters site and a Fortune 500 software firm, said to be interested in the 12-story building. Spaces is expected to lease about 50,000 square feet......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2018

Nasdaq Boardvantage® Honored by the American Business Awards for Excellence in Customer Service

Nasdaq Boardvantage the next generation board portal and team collaboration software from Nasdaq Corporate Solutions has won two 2018 American Business Awards for excellence in customer service Bronze Award for Software Customer Service Department of the.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqMar 12th, 2018

How To Succeed in the Chemical Business Without Really Trying

Running a major American corporation has become so lucrative that critics of long-serving executives like longtime Dow Chemical boss Andrew Liveris are entitled to be blunt. In a world of mediocre to bad corporate leaders, Mr. Liveris stands out......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 12th, 2018

How to get more women in the boardroom, according to experts who examined 11 years of data about gender equality at US companies

Strelka Institute/Flickr/Attribution License In 2015 women held just 16.6% of seats in American corporate boardrooms, even though they make up 56.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 11th, 2018

Reynolds American gives bonuses, keeps 99 pct. of tax cuts

Reynolds American Inc. is giving most of its 5,500 employees a $1,000 bonus and keeping more than 99 percent of its earnings windfall from corporate tax reductions......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 8th, 2018

Outside the Box: 7 things I learned working in corporate America

The good, the bad, the boring......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2018

U.S. vs. the world: Here"s what a trade war looks like

The Trump administration's new tariffs could affect the American economy for better and worse and touch off a trade war abroad. Here's what you need to know......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcMar 8th, 2018

Apple released its audit on working conditions — and it"s worse than it expected (AAPL)

Lucy Nicholson/Reuters Apple released its annual audit for 2017, which outlines the conditions of the workers making its products. While results have improved .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 8th, 2018

Are stock buybacks deepening America"s inequality?

Critics argue that Corporate America's fascination with stock buybacks has come at a real cost to American workers.....»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnMar 5th, 2018

Are stock buybacks deepening America"s inequality?

Critics argue that Corporate America's fascination with stock buybacks has come at a real cost to American workers.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 5th, 2018