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How to Address Inappropriate Behavior Without Making Enemies at the Office

Media executive Fran Hauser explains how she got out of a tricky situation. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 16th, 2018

Raj Suchak turned his startup into a 40-person operation. Now he"s moving on.

Raj Suchak, then an experienced manager in Toronto's Salesforce office, moved to Buffalo in 2011 to establish a domestic address for his startup company, Cloud62. Cloud62 was acquired by Huron Consulting Group for $9.2 million in 2015, making Such.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 15th, 2018

20 percent of female founders have been harassed or assaulted by investors, Y Combinator survey shows

About 20 percent of female founders from influential startup incubator Y Combinator have experienced unwanted and inappropriate sexual behavior from investors, a survey from Y Combinator has found. Of the 88 female founders who completed the surv.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals4 hr. 19 min. ago

SL Green inks lease with WeWork

SL Green has inked a 135,000-square-foot lease with WeWork, making it one of the few major landlords to strike a large-scale deal with the coworking giant. WeWork, which is now the biggest office... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork7 hr. 3 min. ago

1 in 5 Female Founders Has Been Sexually Harassed By Investors, Y Combinator Survey Shows

The startup incubator has a zero-tolerance policy about inappropriate behavior from investors. One in five female founders who passed through influential Silicon Valley star.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 15th, 2018

SoftBank upping bet on loss-making WeWork with possible majority stake: source

Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is in discussions to buy a majority stake in U.S. shared office space provider WeWork Cos, a source said, potentially doubling down on one of its biggest bets on a loss-making startup......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

SoftBank in talks to buy majority stake in loss-making WeWork: source

Japan's SoftBank Group Corp is in discussions to buy a majority stake in U.S. shared office space provider WeWork Cos, a source said, potentially doubling down on one of its biggest bets on a loss-making startup......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

How are you making your First Coast office cool this Halloween season?

Earlier this year, we delved into what makes a workspace cool, with a range of companies submitting their offices for consideration as the First Coast's Coolest Offices (and introducing us to the First Coast's coolest office pets). As we head into .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 2nd, 2018

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Weighs in on #MeToo Movement on Eve of Kavanaugh’s Hearing

Now women 'are not silent about bad behavior.' Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg isn't buying the "boys will be boys" argument anymore. After an address to first-year law students at Georgetown University on Wednesday, Ginsbur.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 27th, 2018

Top Uber Deal Maker Disciplined After Probe Into Office Conduct

Uber executive Cameron Poetzscher, who played a key role in negotiating SoftBank’s investment in the ride-hailing firm, was disciplined after a probe found he had a pattern of making sexually suggestive comments about other co-workers......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjSep 26th, 2018

Pandora says its Atlanta expansion will continue after SiriusXM deal

"We’ve been making strong progress in Atlanta and will continue our hiring plans there. We’ll be moving to the new office early next year," CEO Roger Lynch said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Wells Fargo announces plan to cut tens of thousands of jobs

Wells Fargo on Thursday said it would reduce jobs as part of its “ongoing transformation” to address industry trends and changes in customer behavior......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 20th, 2018

Novartis links bonuses to ethics in bid to rebuild reputation

Swiss drugmaker Novartis has revealed its employees only get a bonus if they meet or exceed expectations for ethical behavior as it seeks to address past shortcomings that have damaged its reputation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2018

60 Minutes Jeff Fager leaving CBS after reports of inappropriate behavior

The executive producer of the CBS television program "60 Minutes," Jeff Fager, is leaving CBS News, according to a company memo on Wednesday, amid reports of inappropriate behavior......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2018

Is Moonves" Ouster at CBS a Victory for Viacom?

Is Moonves' Ouster at CBS a Victory for Viacom? On Sunday it was reported that CBS (CBS) CEO Les Moonves would relinquish his role at the company amid reports of decades of inappropriate behavior b.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 10th, 2018

6 Most Important Things In Business Today, CBS Chief Leaves

The head of CBS Corp (NYSE: CBS) left as allegations of inappropriate behavior increased. According to Reuters: Leslie Moonves, the top executive at CBS Corp since 2006 and a major figure at the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 10th, 2018

Worksystems and regional partners address the need for diversity in construction workforce

As the ongoing economic recovery has led to business growth and infrastructure investments, the construction sector has boomed, making it a high-growth industry in the Portland Metro Area. However, the career opportunities generated by this growth are .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2018

Pittsburgh"s Coolest Offices: Fitt

Welcome to Pittsburgh Business Times' Coolest Offices. We will showcase interesting, inspiring and attractive office spaces in the Pittsburgh region every week. COMPANY: Fitt  ADDRESS: 181 42nd St., Pittsburgh, PA 15201 TYPE OF COMPANY: A medi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2018

Papa John"s sued by shareholder over executives" behavior

A Papa John’s International Inc. shareholder sued the struggling pizza chain, claiming it misled investors by failing to disclose inappropriate behavior by its executives, including founder John Schnatter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 30th, 2018

A 23-year-old Utah student allegedly threatened to commit a mass shooting at his university using a 3-D-printed gun

Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office Austin James David West, 23, was arrested after allegedly making threats to commit a mass shooting at Broadview University, police say.  He wa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 29th, 2018

Serving the community: Anne McCaffrey shifts leadership role

Anne McCaffrey, the new CEO at Eastern Niagara Hospital, said her passion for making her hometown a better place is what led to her decision to leave public office......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2018