Kevin O'Leary, O'Shares chairman and "Shark Tank" start, weighs in on the issue of sexual harrassment in the tech industry and why he invests in businesses run by women.
Rent the Runway CEO Jennifer Hyman discusses her experience with the growing problem of sexism and sexual harassment in the tech industry and what can be done to solve the issue.
NEW YORK— At small businesses this summer, many owners won't be trying to figure out whether employees will be counting it as vacation time, personal days or sick leave when they send texts or emails that say, "I'm not coming in today." A growing number of companies combine vacation and sick time into one bucket called paid time off, or PTO. If you have a sick kid, need a...
*STOXX 600 down 0.7 pct. LONDON, July 11- European shares ended Tuesday on the backfoot as losses among defensive consumer staples and real estate stocks outweighed strength in autos and miners. "We note that defensive equity sectors earnings have generally weakened while cyclical sectors keep their positive momentum," said Valentin Bissat, equity analyst at...
*Split among UK retailers after M&S results. LONDON, July 11- European shares reversed early gains to turn lower on Tuesday as heavy losses among defensive consumer staples and real estate stocks outweighed strength in autos, miners and banks. "We note that defensive equity sectors earnings have generally weakened while cyclical sectors keep their positive...
Freelance is booming, but many business owners won't hire freelance workers. That may be a costly mistake.
In addition to a CEO and chief operating officer, Uber needs executives in charge of business, finance, communications, engineering and self-driving cars.
Gurley was reportedly instrumental in the resignation of CEO Travis Kalanick this week.
Judy Marks, Siemens USA CEO, discusses how the company's apprenticeship program works, which pays for tuition and guarantees jobs in the industry. Advance manufacturing takes more than a high school diploma now, says Marks.
"Absolutely, their engineers are getting calls," one human resources expert told CNBC.
"[I]f we are going to work on Uber 2.0, I also need to work on Travis 2.0 to become the leader that this company needs and that you deserve."
Former Uber engineer Susan Fowler alleged the company failed to act on sexual harassment and gender discrimination complaints.
Uber announced this week it had hired two women to join the leadership team.
More than 20 employees have been fired from Uber after a sexual harassment investigation.
Graves' role at Uber is somewhat mysterious.
"How do you manage a workforce whose compensation is largely stock-driven, if the stock comes down to earth?" Brian Wieser asks.
BERLIN, May 9- Job vacancies in Germany hit an all-time high in the first three months of 2017, data showed on Tuesday, climbing above one million as Europe's biggest economy expands faster than its workforce. Normally, the number of job vacancies goes down in the winter months, "IAB researcher Alexander Kubis said. A survey by staffing firm ManpowerGroup found...
ZURICH, May 9- Adecco's first-quarter profit rose more than a fifth, better than expected, as the world's largest temporary staffing company continued to get a lift from major markets like Germany and France while keeping a lid on costs. Net profit attributable to shareholders rose to 176 million euros in the three months ended March 31, the company said in a...
The deal values Medical Solutions at around $500 million, according to people familiar with the matter. Faced with large patient volumes and nursing shortages, more and more hospitals are searching for reliable, qualified nurses, said Matthew Hobart, a partner at TPG Growth. Medical Solutions' previous majority owner, Beecken Petty O'Keefe& Company, which...
French presidential finalists Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen should put labour reforms front and centre of their election campaigns, says Randstad.