Thursday, April 2, 2020
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The $15 minimum wage was supposed to hurt New York City...

Critics would have you believe that upping the minimum wage in restaurants will lead to massive layoffs and closures. But since raising the minimum...

Female CEOs are held to a higher standard than their male...

ByPersonality stereotypes about female and male leaders can impact how their companies weather a major setback, a new study suggests. Consumers are less...

Here’s how one Wall Street quant looks at anonymous job reviews...

ByIn the last few years, quantitative investing firms have been sifting through thousands of comments on job review websites like Glassdoor to gauge how...

Cannabis producer Hexo shutting down facilities amid deep staff cuts

Cannabis producer Hexo Corp. will shut down several facilities it operates near Niagara Falls, Ontario, as a result of 200 layoffs it announced Thursday,...

This analysis of 40 million Uber rides reveals exactly how much...

ByMost people are comfortable with skimping on tipping their Uber driver.That's the conclusion of a working paper released this week, co-authored by University...

GE freezes its pension plans and offers former employees lump sum...

In the face of declining profits, General Electric recently announced three pension actions to help reduce the company's debts. 1. Freeze its pension...

Former acting attorney general turns heads with latest Trump defense

ByThat's the defense Matthew Whitaker, the former acting U.S. attorney general, offered up in a Fox News interview with Laura Ingraham on Tuesday...

Have you started saving for your parents’ old age?

ByAs though preparing for your own retirement isn't enough, some people may need to start saving for their parents' old age too, a...

1 in 5 LGBTQ Americans lives in poverty – and some...

ByAbout one in five LGBTQ people in America (21.6%) lives in poverty, compared to an estimated 15.7% poverty rate among their cisgender straight...

I’m 69, worth $5 million and want great health care and...

By Dear Catey, We're 69 and 68, respectively, and are presently retired in Las Vegas. Our net worth is about $5 million, so...