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Week in Review – Popular Content
Backlash Builds Against Sexual Harassment in Silicon Valley – NYT
The upheaval over sexual harassment in the technology start-up industry mushroomed on Monday, with the resignation of a prominent Silicon Valley investor… Read more.
Related: If Silicon Valley Wants to Be Decent, It Should Give Up NDAs – Bloomberg
Tags: Sexual Harassment, Silicon Valley, Entrepreneurs
Zero-hours contracts affect young people’s health, study finds – The Guardian
The study, conducted by the UCL Institute of Education, found 25-year-olds employed on contracts that do not guarantee a minimum number of work hours were 41% less likely to report having good physical health compared with those with secure contracts. Read more.
Tags: Millennials, Employment
The Gender Pay Gap in Trump’s White House Is Worse Than the National Average – Fortune
Last week the White House released its annual report to Congress that disclosed the salaries of its staffers. In doing so, it also revealed a gender pay gap among officials that’s wider than the national average. Read more.
Tags: Public Sector, Compensation
Workplace Romance: Who-Dates-Who Might Surprise You – SHRM
Of all the employees at an organization, who do you suspect most often reports having had a workplace romance? Not the rank-and-file. Not the intermediate-level managers. Not the middle-level managers. Read more.
Tags: Workplace Romances
Humans vs. Robots: How to Thrive in an Automated Workplace – Fortune
Are robots going to take our jobs? Will artificial intelligence make it even easier? How will automation really affect the global workforce and economy? Read more.
Tags: Future of Work, Artificial Intelligence
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Did You Know
Tuesday, July 11th is World Population Day, an annual event which aims to increase people’s awareness of various population issues such as the importance of family planning, including gender equality, poverty, maternal health and human rights. Read more.
Term of the Week
Open-Book Management: A management strategy emphasizing employee empowerment and individual impact on the success of the company by making the organization’s financial data available to all employees so they can make better decisions as workers. Learn more at the Glossary of HR and Employee Benefit Terms.
Vendor M&A And Partnership News
A sampling of this week’s mergers and acquisitions announcements from around the human resource marketplace – and other partnerships. Latest news here.
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