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

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 D.C. region’s corporate boards are adding women at a sluggish rate

Women hold just 14.7 percent of board seats in the D.C. region, according to a new report. A newly released annual study — prepared by American University’s Kogod School of Business for Women in Technology and its program, the Leadership Found.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals18 hr. 53 min. ago

U.S. Corporate Tax Shake-Up Could Fuel Tension With Allies

Other countries have their eyes on the money that lawmakers want to put on American tax rolls. But a European crackdown could work in Washington’s favor......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 13th, 2017

The reporter behind The New Yorker"s explosive Weinstein investigation is working on a "Daily Show" for Britain

GettyRonan Farrow, the American journalist behind The New Yorker's explosive .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

The Real Beneficiary Of Corporate Tax Reform? American Workers.

Reforming America's corporate tax system is important because strong businesses create jobs and pay higher wages......»»

Category: topSource: msnbcOct 11th, 2017

Amazon's Search for a Second Headquarters Could Weigh on Seattle's Growth - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalAmazon's Search for a Second Headquarters Could Weigh on Seattle's GrowthWall Street Inc.'s AMZN 0.89% decision to establish a second corporate headquarters is going to make some North American city ve.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 7th, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Cincinnati firms share secrets to unlock corporate giving

Three Cincinnati-based firms are working together to help other local companies expand their employee engagement when it comes to corporate giving......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2017

Political attack ads are damaging American democracy, Hickenlooper tells business leaders

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper blames political attack ads for much of the divisiveness and apathy in American politics today. The Democrat and former businessman spoke this week at Converge17, a conference for corporate ethics and compliance executive.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 4th, 2017

Mommy Boot Camp prepares first-time moms for challenges of raising baby

Soon-to-be-mothers are regularly berated with countless questions about their plans following delivery: Are you breast or bottle-feeding? Do you plan to stay at home or will you be a working mom? Are you going to buy food or make it from scratch? .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2017

Flick picks: ‘American Made,’ ‘Mark Felt’ revisit 2 of America’s biggest political scandals

Two new films in theaters this weekend profile unknown key players in a couple of the biggest scandals in U.S. history. In director Doug Liman’s wickedly fun “American Made,” Tom Cruise stars as Barry Seal, a gunrunner and drug smuggler working.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2017

Government by private jet

You are all I long forCHOOSING the best aspect of modern American air travel is like choosing the least painful spot on one’s face to be kicked by a donkey. Some are slightly worse th.....»»

Category: useconomySource: economistSep 28th, 2017

How the US" largest credit card issuer is staying competitive in the age of tech disruption (C)

CitiAfter spending the better part of her career working in finance for American Express, Alice Milligan decided it was time for a change. She then spent just over a year as vice president of marketing at luxury handbag maker Coach,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 28th, 2017

Middle class gets richer, but the wealthy do even better, making inequality worse, Fed says

Most American families grew richer betwee.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesSep 27th, 2017

The Black Ceiling: Why African-American Women Aren’t Making It to the Top in Corporate America

Here’s how Fortune 500 companies can tap into their leadership potential. It was supposed to be different by now. When Ursula Burns quietly shut off the light to her office as Xerox CEO at the end of 20.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 27th, 2017

Equifax CEO Retirement Announcement May Only Indicate Worse Problems

When CEOs retire at a pre-retirement age in the wake of a corporate scandal, it is not a traditional retirement, not at all. This is nothing less than a modern-day version of a CEO falling on his........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 26th, 2017