In between 1978 and 2014, inflation-adjusted CEO pay increased by almost 1,000%, according to a report released on Sunday by the Economic Policy Institute. Meanwhile, typical workers in the U.S. 748 more words
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I made a mistake recently. I reposted a meme on Facebook that was highly inaccurate. The meme showed a picture of a line cook in a diner and read something along the lines of “Millions of hard-working Americans living on minimum wage can’t afford to put a roof over their head so they reside in homeless shelters. 585 more words
Barry discusses the topic of income disparity, encouraging us to think deeply about how we feel about money.
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I am no Economist. I do love data analysis as it helps to put situation in more objective perspective.
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An open letter to my employer:
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