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.
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.
In the wake of sexual harassment claims made against Fox News chief Roger Ailes, it is important for businesses of all sizes to understand the importance of developing and implementing a sexual harassment policy that protects both employees and employers in the workplace.
Recent lawsuits against companies such as Uber and FedEx have highlighted the growing risks of using independent contractors. While using contractors can come with many cost-saving benefits, companies must ensure those workers qualify as independent contractors under federal and state laws.
Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush are making political points about the “gig” economy. Should CEOs be focusing on the trend in their business strategy?
Leaders must always look ahead and take action today against what seems like an uncertain tomorrow.
Legal costs can run rampant if they’re not kept under control.
In addition to budget crises and high unemployment rates, serious pension problems loom for the US. States now face a $3 trillion-plus shortfall in state pension plan funds. Unable to hire new employees, CEOs are increasingly reliant on contract workers; this just results in depressed employment and loss of payroll taxes for states that desperately need revenue.