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Here’s how women can use ‘gender judo’ to get ahead at work

A recent essay by Jennifer Lawrence on Hollywood’s gender pay gap has revived the discussion about women negotiating salary and navigating the business world with confidence. 1,067 more words


Who will pay for the Pope’s visits to D.C., New York, and Philadelphia?

Pope Francis’ visit is expected to bring hundreds of thousands of visitors into Washington, D.C., New York, and Philadelphia, and people are starting to wonder who’s going to pay the inevitable cost. 367 more words


Here's why you haven't gotten a raise

Employers in the U.S. are hiring, the nation’s unemployment rate is now at a rate considered near normal, and jobs are being filled across a range of industries, but there’s a missing piece of the puzzle: Paychecks still aren’t getting fatter despite improving labor market fundamentals. 459 more words


Why rebellious kids make more money later in life

Who knew not listening to your parents as a kid could pay off?

New research published in the journal Developmental Psychology found that children who didn’t listen to their parents growing up ended up with a higher income, according to… 176 more words


Hoping for a raise this year? How about a bonus instead?

Ever feel like you’re working harder for less money? It’s probably not all in your head.

Although it’s well-known by now that wage growth hasn’t kept up with productivity gains in recent years, the trend in base pay is even worse than most people realize. 454 more words


Want more customers? Lower your CEO’s pay.

Your CEO’s paycheck may be hurting your company’s bottom line.

That’s what a new study by the Harvard Business School’s Bhavya Mohan, Michael Norton, and Rohit Deshpandé shows. 445 more words