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Today’s News & Commentary — August 27, 2015

Reuters reports that the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned an $18.77 million award to workers at a Tyson Foods meat processing plant in a wage and hour suit.  423 more words

On Labor

How Pinterest Is Fighting The Gender Pay Gap

The first step in fixing the gender-based pay gap problem was to admit that it’s a problem. Now that we (mostly) agree on that idea, companies are looking more closely at employee compensation levels — something that has only recently started happening, despite the fact that we’ve been talking about the pay gap for decades. 206 more words

Tech companies are turning to transparency to minimize wage gaps

The first step in fixing the gender-based pay gap problem was to admit that it’s a problem. Now that we (mostly) agree on that idea, companies are looking more closely at employee compensation levels — something that has only recently started happening, despite the fact that we’ve been talking about the pay gap for decades. 206 more words

Tech

A woman's perceived value goes down $15Gs when she's assertive at work. Ouch.

Seriously, ouch! According to new info from VitalSmarts, perception can be murder on a working woman’s wallet. Check out this infographic for a few tips to help circumvent the bias.

CONSIDERATION

WOMEN - Work free one day a week!

Doesn’t seem fair does it but that is what happens to businesswomen in Australia.  Be ready to have a pay discussion and be clear about your goals. 265 more words

Equality

The Confidence Gap | Katty Kay and Claire Shipman

Illustrations by Edmon de Haro MAY 2014 ISSUE

Evidence shows that women are less self-assured than men—and that to succeed, confidence matters as much as competence. 17 more words

Women