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  • Some Companies Move to Gender-Blind Leave for New Parents
    on February 22, 2018 at 4:31 pm

    In a few corners of corporate America, companies are discarding parental-leave policies that encode distinctions between mothers and fathers, arguably holding women back at work and relegating men to secondary roles at home. Instead, they are offering gender-blind time off for all new parents. […]

  • Toys 'R' Us Plans to Close Another 200 Stores
    on February 22, 2018 at 4:11 pm

    Toys “R” Us Inc. plans to close another 200 stores and lay off a significant portion of its corporate staff following a disappointing holiday sales season, according to people familiar with the matter. […]

  • How Jeffrey Immelt's 'Success Theater' Masked the Rot at GE
    on February 22, 2018 at 3:38 pm

    A culture that disdained bad news contributed to overoptimistic forecasts and botched strategies. GE stock has almost halved since Mr. Immelt resigned as CEO and the company is considering whether to break itself up. […]

  • Leading Economic Indicators Index Rises
    on February 22, 2018 at 3:23 pm

    An economic index that measures U.S. business trends increased further in January and points to robust growth in the first half, the Conference Board said. […]

  • Ford North America President Leaves Following Misconduct Allegations
    on February 22, 2018 at 3:03 pm

    Raj Nair, a top Ford executive, has been fired following misconduct allegations, the latest high-ranking leader to be shown the door amid broader scrutiny of workplace behavior in corporate America. […]

  • Canada Retail Sales Fell in December
    on February 22, 2018 at 2:56 pm

    Canadian retail sales declined in December for the first time in four months, falling short of expectations on lower sales at general merchandise, health and electronics stores. […]

  • 10 New York City Tow-Truck Firms Indicted
    on February 22, 2018 at 2:56 pm

    Manhattan prosecutors accused 17 people and 10 companies of using fraud and violence to create an illegal monopoly within New York City’s towing industry. […]

  • Fed Gives Bullish Signals on Economy
    on February 22, 2018 at 2:40 pm

    Federal Reserve officials agreed last month that a strengthening economic growth outlook bolstered their plans to keep raising short-term interest rates this year, minutes from their January meeting show. […]

  • U.S. Jobless Claims Fell Last Week
    on February 22, 2018 at 1:34 pm

    The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits fell last week for the third time in the past four weeks. […]

  • R-Rated Behavior of Star Producer Is a Drama for Disney
    on February 22, 2018 at 11:05 am

    Tom Schumacher, the executive behind Disney’s new “Frozen” musical, has been accused of explicit sexual language and behavior in the workplace, even as he turned the entertainment company into a powerful force on Broadway. […]

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