Just paying women fairly, according to one analysis of federal data, would cut the poverty rate for working women in half.
by Haley Mlotek I might have landed on a different 32 if I were not trying to incorporate fair representation from all the albums, probably, and pay tribute to all of Kanye’s evolutions. They would have looked different a year ago. They would look different if I didn’t live in New York. Show More Summary
Across the country, conversations about the gender pay gap are gaining prominence. In Washington, the Paycheck Fairness Act got a big push from Democrats before ultimately stalling in Congress last year. President Obama also signed two executive actions to boost pay transparency among federal contractors. Show More Summary
Jason Snell asked me a few questions about our decision to raise the price of Vesper: Instead, we want to embrace the users who are looking for the best app, and who are willing to pay a fair price for it if they hink Vesper might be it. Show More Summary
Labor finally has released a policy - a populist pitch to make nasty foreign multinationals pay their “fair share” of tax. As Labor leader Bill…
The Joint Committee on Taxation has released Fairness and Tax Policy (JCX-48-15): The Senate Committee on Finance has scheduled a public hearing on March 3, 2015, titled “Fairness in Taxation.” This document... describes concepts of tax equity and provides data related to the current and historical distribution of income...
I loved Patricia Arquette's onstage Oscars comments spotlighting fair pay and the need for women to achieve equal rights. Yes, is IS "our time to have wage equality once and for all, and equal rights for women in the United States of...Show More Summary
As you probably known, Kim Kardashian loves selfies. And, in fairness, selfies have been good to her... 22 Kim Kardashian Selfies That Nearly Broke the Internet 1. Kim Kardashian: Brunette Again! View Photo Kim Kardashian is back toShow More Summary
Data analysis reveals gender bias where you might least expect it.
In 2014, Hong Kong’s electronics exports rose by 6 per cent to reach US $287 billion. Keen to continue this growth, the HKTDC Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Spring Edition) will this year pay special attention to two areas of the market offering big opportunities for retailers: wearables and smarthomes. Show More Summary
Consumers around the world have finally awoken to the potential of a mobile payments-powered world. Apple Pay is getting a fair amount of credit for this fact, and perhaps rightly so, but both Starbucks and Uber deserve equal praise for their roles in conveying the magic of this technology. Show More Summary
Here's an email from a regular reader with some kind words to say about recent the fight for equal pay in North Lanarkshire. I think it's fair to say that the Council's chief executive (Gavin Whitefield) and head of human resources (Iris...Show More Summary
The seller of today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Bluebird says he's testing the waters with his price, and is in no hurry to sell. We will of course let him know if he's a fair price, or if he's all wet. Read more...
Up until quite recently, Samuel Eto'o was the best paid footballer in the world, so it is fair to say the former Barcelona, Internazionale, Chelsea and Everton star has a few quid. However, he might come to regret his latest extravagant...Show More Summary
Pay attention to our Twitter feed over there on the right ----> or on Twitter. Jim Dandeneau is at Toy Fair and will be Tweeting pics throughout the weekend, with a big list Monday morning that...
A reader going by the name DrChick3 wants to know: Do members of Congress pay into the Social Security system?
Susan asks this question via the Request Line: “Should I pay people for referrals? I have a fairly new coaching practice and I’m not sure what the best way is to get people to refer other clients to me. I have a few clients so far but I always feel awkward asking them for referrals […]
Feeling trapped in a job that doesn't pay fairly, and doesn't appreciate your hard work? Stand up for yourself, or move on. Speaking up for yourself at work can be nerve racking, and when your boss agrees that you deserve a raise it certainly feels like a win. Show More Summary
Some people are morally opposed to pirating stuff on the internet. That is fair ! (And law-abiding.) Then there are people who pirate stuff sometimes, and pay for stuff sometimes. This question is for you: Have you ever bought and pirated something? If so, why? Read more...
Faithful commentor Raven points out, given that my sports-related posts are not usually flattering, it’s only fair I pay due notice to the passing of a professional sportsman who lived up to the higher goals: former UNC Coach Dean Smith. Here’s Coach Smith’s NYTimes obituary: Dean Smith, who built the University of North Carolina men’s [Read more...]