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How PayPal is allocating its $535 million commitment to fight economic inequality

How PayPal is allocating its $535 million commitment to fight economic inequality

advertisementadvertisementadvertisementadvertisementadvertisementLast summer, after the killing of George Floyd and national protests, PayPal made a $530 million commitment to support Black- and minority-owned businesses and fight economic inequality.advertisementadvertisementIn a conversation for Fast Company’s , “The Work in Progress,” PayPal CEO Dan Schulman and executive vice president of global sales Peggy Alford confirmed the company has increased its commitment to $535 million and discussed how the allocation of those funds is going.“We invested in venture companies that invest in...

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Why remote work may render the 5-day workweek obsolete

Why remote work may render the 5-day workweek obsolete

advertisementadvertisementBy Scott DustadvertisementadvertisementadvertisementA little over one hundred years ago, a New England mill instituted the to accommodate Jewish and Christian day of rest observances. The masses followed suit. This five days on, two days off cadence still exists, but to put it simply, it is inefficient.advertisementadvertisementEmployees run out of steam working eight or more hours a day for five days straight. My colleagues at Miami University and I recently conducted illustrating this exact point. Across two different samples, we found that employee motivation...

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Why media literacy is just the first step to extinguishing toxic misinformation

Why media literacy is just the first step to extinguishing toxic misinformation

advertisementadvertisementBy Adam SymsonadvertisementadvertisementadvertisementOn January 20, President Joe Biden stood at the steps of the U.S. Capitol and addressed America by stating, “We must reject the culture in which facts themselves are manipulated and even manufactured.” The events that had unfurled just days earlier, during the January 6 attack on those very same steps, reveal what is at stake when we do not.advertisementadvertisementBut when rumors, lies, and misinformation are allowed to proliferate in our democracy, simply by being shared online or on air, I’m afraid it’s not...

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Why companies based on gig work are hurting more than their employees

Why companies based on gig work are hurting more than their employees

advertisementadvertisementBy Kyle RoweImagine that one of two people will be responsible for your safety. The first receives health and dental benefits, earns more than minimum wage, has clear advancement options within their company, and may even belong to a union. The second has no insurance benefits, works wildly erratic hours, , and makes less money. Which person would you pick?advertisementadvertisementThe ride-share and micromobility industry is under the microscope for worker violations and safety concerns. Major shared e-scooter companies are from injured riders. Revel, a moped...

October 27, 2020
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