Why Yahoo’s COO got that $58 million severance package

The eye-popping size of his golden parachute tells us three things.

News

Pay for Washington-area CEOs below national average

Pay for Washington-area CEOs below national average

The trend toward fewer stock options and executive perks is more pronounced among local companies.

Getting GM employees to speak up about safety

Getting GM employees to speak up about safety

Three researchers share how GM can make sure workers are willing to share bad news.

If women earn less than men do, shouldn’t they pay less too?

If women earn less than men do, shouldn’t they pay less too?

The D.C. chapter of Sheryl Sandberg’s movement has gotten local businesses to offer 23 percent discounts.

Analysis, Arguments & Advice

How will Mike Bloomberg speak to moms?

How will Mike Bloomberg speak to moms?

Boastful quotes probably won’t sit well with the women he hopes will organize against the NRA.

Sticking women with the office housework

Sticking women with the office housework

Why aren’t men also expected to take notes in meetings and join thankless committees?

Tips for dealing with poor performers

Tips for dealing with poor performers

The process of dealing with bad workers in government is fundamentally flawed.

Interviews

Fixing what’s wrong with the IRS

Fixing what’s wrong with the IRS

“I’ve never dealt with an organization that is so short of resources across the board.”

Leadership lessons from the grave

Leadership lessons from the grave

An interview with Steve Muro, the head of the National Cemetery Administration.

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