Human Resources News & Insights

How closing the gender gap improves your bottom line

Despite years of high-profile diversity initiatives at corporations across the world, a recent study by consulting giant McKinsey & Co. paints a sobering picture of stalled progress.

Risky business: Pay discrimination case costs federal contractor $1.2M

Seems like LexisNexis Risk Solutions should have known what was at stake when it paid female employees substantially less than their male counterparts for work on federal contracts.  

How one dumb investigation doomed an employer

Note to management: If you’re going to look into a possible problem with unfair compensation practices, you better be ready to overhaul your policies.