Tech

EXCLUSIVE: Read the email Mailchimp sent to employees denying allegations of bias after a top engineer quit

Mailchimp engineer Kelly Ellis quit this week, accusing the company of “sexism and bullying.” Mailchimp said it “thoroughly and independently investigated” and found her claim “unsubstantiated.” Read the full email that Mailchimp sent to employees denying Ellis’ allegations. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Former Mailchimp engineer […]
EXCLUSIVE: Read the email Mailchimp sent to employees denying allegations of bias after a top engineer quit
News

2020 brought a wave of discrimination and harassment allegations against major companies like Amazon, McDonald’s, and Pinterest. These are some of the year’s high-profile legal battles.

The #BlackLivesMatter and #MeToo movements have exploded in recent years, shedding light on systemic racial and gender bias across American society, and in particular, within American workplaces. In 2020, workers spoke publicly in increasing numbers, often by taking their employers to court over pay disparities, harassment and abuse, and toxic […]
2020 brought a wave of discrimination and harassment allegations against major companies like Amazon, McDonald’s, and Pinterest. These are some of the year’s high-profile legal battles.
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Latinas still endure one of the widest pay gaps of any group. On Latina Equal Pay Day, here’s what policymakers, organisations, and companies can do to combat pay discrimination.

Latinas endure some of the largest pay gaps of any group – in 2019, they had to work 22 months to make what white men earned in 12 months. Equity can only be achieved if policymakers, companies, and organisations work together to combat pay discrimination. Vote for politicians who support […]
Latinas still endure one of the widest pay gaps of any group. On Latina Equal Pay Day, here’s what policymakers, organisations, and companies can do to combat pay discrimination.
Markets

Another woman at the world’s largest hedge fund has reportedly accused the firm of paying her less than male peers with fewer duties

Bridgewater Associates’ director of research has complained she’s paid less than peers, The Wall Street Journal reported Friday. Bridgewater, the world’s largest hedge fund with some $US20 billion in assets under managerment, told the paper it found no pay discrepancies during its last audit. The woman is the second this […]
Another woman at the world’s largest hedge fund has reportedly accused the firm of paying her less than male peers with fewer duties