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There’s a new minimum wage on Wall Street. Goldman Sachs is giving its junior bankers a pay raise, the last major Wall Street firm to do so in a year where record deal-making activity has led to fierce competition for workers.
July 12, 2021 GRI to 'Co-Construct' New EU Sustainability StandardsSource: Yahoo Finance
The announcement of a Statement of Cooperation between GRI and the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) Project task Force sees both organizations agree to share technical expertise to co-construct new EU...
Source: Sustainable Brands
It’s brilliant news that sustainability and ESG professionals look set to become as critical to any business as operations, sales and marketing; but for brands that rely on a steady stream of candidates in these roles, it will...
March 30, 2021 To improve accountability, Norrsken VC ties partner compensation to its portfolio’s sustainable successesSource: TechCrunch
With the close of its latest investment fund, Norrsken VC is is taking an unprecedented step in tying the compensation of its partners to the positive changes the firm’s portfolio companies have on the world — and not just their...
The new initiative — called “One Million Black Women” — will focus on areas such as access to capital, job creation, financial health and workforce advancement. Goldman said the effort is “the largest announcement of its kind in...
Source: National Restaurant News
Chipotle is the latest food service company to make this type of commitment, with goals of increasing locally grown food, maintaining racial and gender pay equity, and improving environmental transparency
February 25, 2021 Millennials and Gen Z Are Willing to Accept Lower Wages to Work in More Sustainable FirmsSource: Promarket
Firms in more environmentally friendly sectors are better able to attract and retain talent and at lower wages. Millennials and Gen Z, who are climbing the corporate ladder, have more pronounced preferences for sustainability....
December 10, 2020 Opinion: San Francisco Puts Another Nail in Its Own CoffinSource: National Review
The fatal flaw of this bill and others like it lies in the idea that fair compensation should be defined by people other than those who have skin in the game — namely, a company’s principals, board of directors, and ultimately...
December 7, 2020 Deutsche Bank to link executive pay to sustainability goalSource: Yahoo
the policy will measure the volume of sustainable financing and investment that complies with environmental, social and governance criteria, and how the bank is ranked by rating agencies on sustainability, the newspaper said.
November 30, 2020 Editorial - As NY politicians eye new taxes on the rich, high earners eye the exitsSource: NY Post
The 660,000 New Yorkers (17% of income tax payers)who qualify as top earners generated more than 80% of NYC's income-tax revenue.
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