April 4, 2017

Salesforce release assessment for Equal-pay day

 To commemorate Equal-pay day, Salesforce have released their first-ever equal-pay assessment. Today, the US marks Equal-pay day, recognising that women on average are paid 20 per cent less than men. The day also honours equality trailblazers such as Lilly Ledbetter and Patricia Arquette, who have both campaigned for equality. The American...
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Donald Trump revokes protections for working women

US President, Donald Trump has revoked a number of protections for women in the workplace. Last week, Trump rolled back the 2014 Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces order. The order, originally put in place by former President, Barack Obama, ensured that companies with federal contracts complied with 14 labour and...
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Sheryl Sandberg launches #20PercentCounts campaign

Facebook COO and founder of LeanIn.Org, Sheryl Sandberg has launched a new campaign to raise awareness to the gender pay gap in the US. The #20PercentCounts campaign, launched by LeanIn.Org, is raising awareness that women on average are paid 20 per cent less than men in the United States. A...
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