Jena McGregor
Jena McGregor
Columnist for On Leadership

Jena McGregor writes a daily column analyzing leadership in the news for the Washington Post’s On Leadership section.

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Walgreens froze salaries for top U.S. executives

Walgreens froze salaries for top U.S. executives

Such top-heavy salary freezes are fairly unusual among American companies.

Raises for CEOs in Washington are among the highest in the country

Raises for CEOs in Washington are among the highest in the country

Only two metropolitan areas had higher median raises.

Lockheed’s Marillyn Hewson is the highest-paid female CEO so far this year

Lockheed’s Marillyn Hewson is the highest-paid female CEO so far this year

Hewson saw her total pay package for 2014 grow to $33.7 million.

This CEO raised all employee salaries to at least $70,000 by cutting his own

This CEO raised all employee salaries to at least $70,000 by cutting his own

The move goes against the grain at a time of growing wage gaps between managers and other workers.