A recent survey showed that women have to work 20 percent more than men to receive equal amounts of salary. The wage gap in the United States remains the same since the '80s despite efforts for equal pay rights.
Life & Style April 11, 2018
Iceland is arguably one of the best places to live and work as a woman, but gender pay gap still exists in this island nation. The parliament presented a solution that could end wage discrimination.
Life & Style April 6, 2017
According to Medscape’s Physician Compensation Report for 2017, male primary care doctors earn more than their female counterparts. The gender pay gap in medicine is also seen in those with specializations and among ethnic groups.
Business Tech April 6, 2017
Lean In marks this year’s Equal Pay Day through an innovative campaign called #20PercentCounts. Dedicated to women, who typically earn 20 percent less than men, this campaign offers the same percentage in shopping discounts.
Business Tech April 3, 2017
The European Parliament has launched an investigation into a Polish lawmaker's remark that 'women must earn less than men' during a debate on gender pay gap.
Feature | Culture March 4, 2017
In its latest report, Apple claimed that it has solved the pay gap issue for both women and minorities in the United States. Through the numbers, it is apparent that Apple has committed to improving the diversity of its workforce.
Apple August 4, 2016
The gender pay gap still exists, and a large part of it is not caused by workplace discrimination, a new report by Glassdoor revealed. It is possible that the distribution of women and men per occupation is at play.
Society March 26, 2016
Amazon revealed that it pays men and women in its workforce equally, reversing its stance of looking to avoid to disclose the information. The company added that it pays minorities equally compared to white employees.
Business March 24, 2016
A new study from Australia showed that women’s underrepresentation in high-paying IT and engineering jobs – which likely plays a role in the gender wage gap – could be partly attributed to high school subject choices. On average, girls tended to not choose STEM subjects in high school.
Society March 10, 2016
A recent study finds that female CFOs earned higher than male CFOs in the past year. Find out what makes the result welcome news.
Society December 19, 2015
More female celebrities speak up in admiration of Jennifer Lawrence's essay on gender pay gap. Kate Winslet understands the issue but prefers a less publicized discussion
Internet Culture November 12, 2015
Jennifer Lawrence bids goodbye to Katniss Everdeen in the final installation of the 'Hunger Games' film series. She talks about the character as a source of inspiration for herself, and relates this to her recent essay on the gender pay gap.
Movies/TV Shows November 4, 2015
Josh Hutcherson expressed his pride for friend and co-star Jennifer Lawrence for tackling a serious issue in Hollywood. Other stars gave their support too.
Internet Culture October 24, 2015
Male nurses make more money than women in the same field, a new study has found. How big is the problem?
Life March 24, 2015
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has once again apologized for his controversial comments on the gender pay gap. To mitigate the damage from his statements, his company is instituting new initiatives to provide equal pay to men and women.
Business October 18, 2014
Apple follows Facebook’s footsteps in the arms race to who gives the wildest employee perks and starts offering free egg freezing for women who want to delay their pregnancy.
Society October 14, 2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella continues to come under fire after his remarks concerning women's pay, saying they should trust the system when it comes to raises. Many in the industry have since come out against the remarks, saying that women who believe that they deserve a raise should ask for one.
Business October 14, 2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is backtracking after making controversial comments about the gender pay gap. He apologized for telling women not to ask for raises and that keeping mum would result in 'good karma.'
Business October 10, 2014