Often companies have the best intentions of addressing workplace issues but their HR department isn’t empowered or properly structured/resourced to operate effectively.
– The Wall Street Journal
The pullback in job openings aligns with other labor-market signals pointing to a slowdown.
– The New York Times
The New York Times reviews Steve Greenhouse’s new book “Beaten Down, Worked Up” which documents The Fight for $15 campaign’s genesis through today.
– The Washington Post
A majority of the D.C. Council wants to impose one of the highest taxes on sugary drinks in the nation, driving up the cost of a soda in the capital city. A bill announced Monday would levy a 1.5 cent-per-ounce excise tax on sweetened beverages, adding one dollar to the price of a two-liter bottle.