Christian Pulisic rose to fame with the U.S. Men's National Team, becoming the star of the roster now and the hope for its future. Pulisic, who also plays professionally with Borussia Dortmund, said he has earned the respect of international players with his play. Pulisic said he'll still watch
EDMOND, Oklahoma (AP) — Vicki Toombs was watching the returns on election night 2016 when her phone buzzed — a text from her 22-year-old son Beau in Chicago. Beau, who is gay, was afraid that the new administration would end the Affordable Care Act and with it the insurance he and his friends used to
Unemployment rates are low. Employers' standards remain high. The next time you're interviewing for a job, expect to take an assignment home with you. Here's how to deal with it.
Older people would prefer a more down-to-earth approach and language from the financial services sector, the charity argues.
Le borse europee sono mosse oggi in apertura e, a causa della presentazione di alcune trimestrali, il mercato non è riuscito prendere una direzione precisa, mentre il comparto dei produttori dei chip è ...
Le borse europee sono deboli oggi, appesantite dai dati insoddisfacenti del gigante bancario svizzero Ubs e dal rialzo del rendimento dei bond. **Alle 10,25 italiane il paneuropeo STOXX 600 registra -0,24%. ...
A review of nearly 40,000 job ads posted in the last five years shows how blatant sexism can be when it comes to hiring in China—even on the part of some of the country’s most global tech titans. The report from US-based nonprofit Human Rights Watch found that Chinese employers, from civil services to
Royal Mail (LSE: RMG.L - news) 's chief executive Moya Greene is to step down after more than eight years in charge with almost £1m in pay and bonus. Rico Back, the head of Royal Mail's parcels delivery arm GLS, will take over as the new chief executive, as was reported by Sky News last week
Around a fifth of people expecting to retire this year estimate they provide more than £500 a month to family members.
Britain's biggest companies have lifted the lid on gender pay gap - with eight out of 10 admitting they pay men more than women. Some 78% of companies said they have a gender pay gap in favour of men, with 14% saying they have a median pay gap in favour of women and 8% having no gender pay gap.
The number of hoops companies have to jump through to bring foreign workers into the US is only growing under the Trump administration. And Indian IT firms are no longer up for the hassle. The pool of applicants for H-1B visas has been churned. Indian outsourcing companies are now scaling back while
When asked what men can do to improve women’s lives at work, Mary Barra gets straight to the point: “Stop making assumptions,” she tells Quartz. As chief executive at General Motors, Barra practices what she preaches. Her management philosophy is epitomized by GM’s workplace dress code—which is equally
Behind the graceful lobbies and elegant dining rooms of luxury hotels are the grim, windowless spaces where employees work, eat, and try to relax. Kitchens are chaotic, hallways are scuffed and cluttered, break rooms furnished with mismatched or broken chairs retired from guest rooms. Hotels will spend
India’s female labour force participation rate is among the lowest in the world, and one reason for this is that employers just don’t want to hire women. In a study of 830,929 job advertisements posted on blue collar jobs portal Babajobs.com (which later merged with QuikrJobs), between 2007 and 2017,
At least 28 million people have applied for a job with Indian Railways after its latest nationwide recruitment drive. The world's 10th largest employer is offering 90,000 positions across the country to prospective engine drivers and other workers. Around 26,000 assistant train driver jobs have
Should Uber drivers, Handy cleaners, and other “gig economy” workers be considered employees? Conference panels, think tanks, newspaper op-ed sections, and the courts have debated the question for years, and now it has quietly landed in the laps of state lawmakers. Within the last six months, legislators
Britain's retailers are facing "a perfect storm" that will see businesses squeezed and more corporate failures, according to the UK boss of McDonald's. In an exclusive interview for Sky News, Paul Pomroy said he had made the "bold decision" to keep investing in restaurants
Everyone’s dream is to work for a strong, effective, omniscient leader. The unfortunate reality, though, is that virtually every leader is flawed, and some are just downright weak and ineffective. Chances are if you haven’t had a weak boss yet, at some point in your career you will. There are specific
Li Ka-shing, the Hong Kong businessman dubbed 'Superman', has confirmed he will retire in May ahead of his 90th birthday. The announcement was made in a regulatory filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange via his sprawling ports-to-telecoms company CK Hutchison (CKH), which includes the UK mobile
Li ka-Shing, the Hong Kong businessman dubbed 'Superman', has confirmed he will retire in May ahead of his 90th birthday. The announcement was made in a regulatory filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange via his sprawling ports-to-telecoms company CK Hutchison (CKH), which includes the UK mobile
For a lot of people, the Prudential (SES: K6S.SI - news) is synonymous with the "Man (Swiss: MAN.SW - news) from the Pru (HKSE: 2378-OL.HK - news) ", the friendly door-to-door agent who, for almost 150 years, collected insurance premiums from millions of Britons. In Asia and the US, the
Philip Hammond offered the prospect of a boost to public spending later this year as he presented upgraded growth forecasts and predictions of falling inflation, debt and borrowing in his spring statement. The Chancellor declared there is "light at the end of the tunnel" after years of belt-tightening