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Auto-Industry Leadership Goes On Hot Seat As GM Workers Strike Nationally

The national strike that began today by 46,000 unionized auto workers at General Motors plants pits one of the most confident and accomplished car-company chiefs in CEO Mary Barra against an embattled United Auto Workers president in Gary Jones.

Everyday Behaviors Will Drive Real Change

Leaders set the tone for what happens in their organizations, so it stands to reason that inclusion must begin at the top.

Former Cop-Turned-CEO On Improving Workplace Safety

When it comes to workplace safety, CEOs can’t simply pay lip service to the issue. Instead, they must proactively work to construct violence prevention programs that educate employees and include clear and effective security policies and procedures.

Uber’s IPO Will Bring Riches—Will It Bring Respect?

Silicon Valley’s bad boy is launching one of the richest IPOs in history; but will it gain the admiration of regulators, politicians, and most importantly, its drivers?

When Lawyers Run Wild

Multimillion dollar settlements that benefit no one who was actually harmed have the Supreme Court asking: Should lawyers earn money for nothing?

Tactical Considerations In Preemptive #MeToo Investigations

When it comes to #MeToo, should CEOs undertake preemptive strikes and get ahead of potential issues by commissioning “clean bill of health” investigations before allegations arise?

Reefer Madness: The Thorniest Labor Issue Of The Decade

Marijuana is legal. And it isn’t. Confused? You’re not alone. Welcome to the thorniest labor issue of the decade.

What CEOs Can Learn From Google’s Fiasco

CEOs paying attention to the Google fiasco will recognize their organization is not immune from similar breakdowns in leadership, breaches of employee boundaries and limits, and weak oversight.

Sanders Calls Out Top CEOs Over Pay

He may have picked a really ineffective time to do it, given America’s accelerating economic boom and near-record employment, and rising wages, but that isn’t stopping U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders from challenging four of the nation’s most prominent CEOs over their compensation policies.

New Intern Test May Mean Fewer Internship Lawsuits

CEOs should ensure all direct reports are following the right guidelines to meet the new Department of Labor (DOL) Unpaid vs. Paid Intern 'Test' requirements.
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CEO Confidence Falls Again In May Amid COVID Crisis 

A survey of 300+ CEOs conducted in early May shows declining confidence in business conditions, even as economy reopens in many parts of the country and around the world. But there could be a silver lining. 
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