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Top CEOs Make 300 Times More Than Typical Workers
Business  (tags: world, usa, politics, money, finance, economy, corporate, business, CEOs, 300 times, Chief Executive, typical workers )

Darren
- 5 days ago - epi.org
The chief executive officers of America's largest firms earn three times more than they did 20 years ago and at least 10 times more than 30 years ago, big gains even relative to other very-high-wage earners.
CEO Pay at US's Largest Companies Up 54% Since Recovery Began in 2009
Business  (tags: corporations, companies, CEOs, wages, pay, income disparity )

Freya
- 6 days ago - theguardian.com
According to the latest annual survey by the Economic Policy Institute, CEOs at the 350 largest companies in the country pocketed an average of $16.3m in compensation each last year. ThatâEUR(TM)s up 3.9% from 2013, and a whopping gain of 54.3% since...
Help Rein in Runaway Wall Street Pay
Business  (tags: corporations, CEOs, pay, income, petitions )

Freya
- 228 days ago - action.civilrights.org
In the runup to the financial crisis, Wall Street bosses were lavishly rewarded for the reckless bets that pushed our economy off a cliff. The Dodd-Frank banking reform law that passed in 2010 was supposed to fix this -- but the critical regulations still
We Are the Most Unequal Society in the Developed World
Business  (tags: economic injustice, wage gap, employment, CEOs, inequality, income )

Freya
- 232 days ago - alternet.org
Americans are virtually blind to the growing gap between CEO pay and the pay of the average worker. As the chart below shows that gap has increased dramatically. In 1965, for every dollar earned by the average worker, CEOs earned $20. By 2012, that gap...
America's Dark Economic Secret: How a Giant Gimmick Has Wages and Jobs Hanging By a Thread
Business  (tags: inversion, economy, Business, Google, General Electric, Barack Obama, Treasury Department, Taxes, Real estate, stocks, profits, CEOs, Congress, Business News, Politics News )

Judy
- 282 days ago - salon.com
Welcome to the "gimmick economy" -- where it's not about good products or labor, but something far more scary
Vote NO on Ratifying Huge CEO Pay at McDonald's
Business  (tags: McDonald's, petitions, wages, pay, CEOs )

Freya
- 416 days ago - action.sumofus.org
In 2012, McDonald's two CEOs took home 2,048 times the average fast food worker's earnings for the year. It's destabilizing the entire economy, as workers and their families are feeling the crunch every time they go grocery shopping or pay a phone bill.
Super-Sized Inequality: Fast Food CEO Millionaire Pay Outpaces Workers By 1000 to 1
Business  (tags: Livable Wages, Minimum Wages, Fast Food Workers, CEOs, Income Inequality, Disparity, Destabilizing Economy )

Brian
- 435 days ago - commondreams.org
"The fast food industry maintains a more extreme wage disparity between workers and CEOs than any other industry in the economy, according to a report by the public policy organization Demos published Tuesday."
American CEOs Earned Average 9% Pay Increase While Workers Get Nothing
Business  (tags: abuse, americans, business, workers, CEOs, greed, consumers, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, labor, money, usa, ethics )

Angelus
- 437 days ago - readersupportednews.org
Target is giving great reviews and no raises... Even strong companies like Home Depot-- workers are LUCKY to get 1-2% raises
The Rot of Wall Street Stinks All the Way to the Bank
Business  (tags: CEOs, economics, salaries, greed )

Freya
- 447 days ago - alternet.org
The U.S. is in a historical wage slump, while bank CEOs like Citigroup's Michael Corbat receives $16 million in bonus pay.
Taxpayers Pad Military Contractor CEO Pockets
Business  (tags: boondoggle, CEO Pay, CEOs, F-22, F-35, general electric, Honeywell, Inequality, Jan Schakowsky, Lockheed Martin, Military Contractors, United Technologies )

Judy
- 667 days ago - commondreams.org
Would you believe me if I told you that your tax dollars are lining the pockets of some of the highest-paid CEOs? (Sadly, probably not.)
The Five Worst CEOs of 2012
Business  (tags: corporate, corruption, CEOs, economy, money, marketing, ethics, dishonesty, society )

Carrie
- 916 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Most reports about business leaders--whether they come from academics, journalists, or consultants--tend to focus on the best cases, with lengthy attempts to explain why a particular company or its leader has been successful. But what about the worst?
The 10 Most Socially Irresponsible Big Brands
Business  (tags: Big Brands, Career, Business, CEOs, Companies, Corporate world )

Nancy
- 1557 days ago - bschool.com
For those interested in a career in business, these companies are a model of how not to run a transparent and socially responsible organization -- though they certainly turn a profit- and serve as a lesson for future CEOs
15 Famous CEOs Who Didn't Major in Business
Business  (tags: Business, Leadership, CEOs, Degree )

Sophie
- 1747 days ago - onlinecolleges.org
Any students holding lofty goals of fronting their own companies someday do not have to feel locked into any specific major. They need a specific skill set involving critical thinking, creativity, responsibility, leadership and more...but a business degree.
Tell Big Chocolate CEOS We Want Fair Trade Cocoa. TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: business, chocolat industry, Human Rights, Fair Trade, Mars Chocolate, Hershey Company, Cargill, CEOs, ethics, children, exploitation, slavery, "blood" chocolate, petition )

Marta
- 1781 days ago - humantrafficking.change.org
Rampant exploitation and slavery of workers in the cocoa industry continues. About 3.6 million children work on cocoa farms, earning very little to no pay under horrific conditions.
15 CEOs Who Failed At First
Business  (tags: CEOs, Business, Biz, Leadership, Entrepreneurs )

Nancy
- 1800 days ago - onlinedegreeprograms.com
Whether you're a long-time exec or you just started your online degree program in business, let the names on this list serve as an inspirational reminder that obstacles aren't impossible to pass, just opportunities to grow.
 

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