Oct 7

Management pay rises outpace workers

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The gap between the pay of top chief executives and the staff they manage appears to be growing. In the latest Fairfax annual survey of pay rates at listed companies, the average pay of CEOs in 2012 was 26.4 times that of the average employee in the same companies. That’s up from a…

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Oct 16

It Pays to Look Good at Work

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Studies have shown that attractive people are usually hired sooner, get promotions more quickly, and are paid more than their less attractive co-workers. Attractive people earn an average of 3 or 4 per cent more than people with below-average looks, according to Daniel Hamermesh, professor of economics at the University of Texas at…

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