Here’s how State Street is working to bring 8,000 people back to the office and using wearable tracking devices to enforce social distancing

Summary List Placement Wall Street has been largely bullish about the prospects of getting people back to work. The coronavirus pandemic, for its part, has been generally unwilling to play ball. Since March, State Street has kept the vast majority — about 90% — of its 40,000-person global workforce home. That’s about 36,000 people. In […]

These 12 remote jobs with 6-figure salaries are all hiring right now

Summary List Placement The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated the economy, leaving millions without work. Those people still with a job are mostly working from home. While some people are struggling to adapt to the new routine, others are enjoying the new work-life balance — and companies are starting to hire specifically for remote roles. The […]

The CEO of Expensify sent an email to 10 million customers urging them to vote for Biden. Then his employees took the brunt of the backlash.

Summary List Placement On October 22, Expensify CEO David Barrett hit send on an email to the company’s 10 million customers. “If you are a US citizen, anything less than a vote for Biden is a vote against democracy,” Barrett wrote, adding: “a vote for Trump is to endorse voter suppression, it really is very […]

Panera has pizza now: good idea or who goes to Panera for pizza?

I know this is a stupid story but I want to talk about Panera, which I enjoy for occupying that space just above Wendys yet beneath Ruby Tuesdays, although that’s arguable. Yes I eat at cheap chain restaurants. Every time I’ve gotten takeout from Panera from three different places they’ve screwed it up somehow, usually […]

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck fintech DriveWealth used to raise $57 million from investors led by Point72 Ventures

Summary List Placement The financial-technology startup DriveWealth said this week it raised a Series C round of funding, in part to make acquisitions, and provided the pitch deck it used for that round to Business Insider. DriveWealth, which builds tech allowing other firms to offer financial services like stock-trading and self-directed investing on their own […]

Walmart is leveraging its greatest competitive asset in the ‘next era’ of retail

Walmart (WMT), the world’s largest retailer, is leveraging its biggest competitive advantage — its stores — as it goes head-to-head with e-commerce giant Amazon in the “next era” of retail. … …read more Source::       

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Latinas still endure one of the widest pay gaps of any group. On Latina Equal Pay Day, here’s what policymakers, organizations, and companies can do to combat pay discrimination.

Summary List Placement Latinas had to work 22 months to make what white men earned for 12 months in 2019. The exact date that Latinas will catch up is October 29, 2020.  Despite it being 50 years since the Equal Pay Act of 1963, Latinas still endure the widest pay gap of any group as […]