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Terry A. Venneberg Weekly Weekly

Topic of the Week

Workplace Contradictions: Surviving In Difficult Times

Being more flexible and open minded at work is a requirement today, given how much change is taking place every day.

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Blog of the Week

Paid family leave policies show corporate America's disdain for low-wage workers and their babies

And even companies that have touted their parental leave programs leave many of their workers out, giving paid leave to their salaried staff at corporate headquarters but not to the workers standing behind the cash registers or making the cappuccinos or fried chicken.

Thought for the Week

"The speed of the boss is the speed of the team."

–Lee Iacocca

List of the Week

from Brookings Institute

No BS, No Job: Top Cities Requiring a College Degree To Get Hired

  • San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, 56%
  • San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, 49%
  • Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, 49%
  • Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, 49%
  • Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, 48%
  • Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, 48%
     

Top Five News Headlines

  1. AP Exclusive: CEOs got biggest raise since 2013
  2. As Store Layoffs Mount, Retail Lags Other Sectors In Retraining Workers
  3. As Uber Probes Sexual Harassment At Its Offices, It Overlooks Hundreds of Thousands of Female Drivers
  4. Acosta Says Parts of Fiduciary Rule Will Be Effective June 9
  5. Alone on the Open Road: Truckers Feel Like ‘Throwaway People’