A generous act by Tim Boyle, the Portland, Ore.-based Columbia Sportswear CEO, allowed the moms to see their sons receive France's highest honor.

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Wednesday's shooting in Roanoke, Va., puts a spotlight on one of corporate America's trickier tasks: Unearthing potentially negative information about a prospective employee before it hires them in the first place.

New data from Aon Hewitt shows that raises are flat--but bonus pay is going up. But at the same time, fewer companies are sharing that wealth with their clerical and technical employees.

A new analysis by Glassdoor offers a preview of what the CEO-to-worker pay ratios could look like when the SEC's new regulations go into place.

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GE, long seen as Corporate America's bellwether for management practices, is joining the ranks of several large companies that have said goodbye to the annual performance review.

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