Category: Staff

Charter staff told to report to offices despite positive coronavirus tests
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Charter staff told to report to offices despite positive coronavirus tests

Staff at telecommunications giant Charter Communications are still having to work from corporate offices — against the advice from the federal government — despite at least one employee testing positive for coronavirus and other staff coming into contact with another confirmed case. The phone and internet giant, which owns the Spectrum brand, has doubled down…

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Facebook staff demand Zuckerberg limit lies in politcal ads
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Facebook staff demand Zuckerberg limit lies in politcal ads

Submit campaign ads to fact checking, limit microtargeting, cap spending, observe silence periods or at least warn users. These are the solutions Facebook employees put forward in an open letter pleading with CEO Mark Zuckerberg and company leadership to address misinformation in political ads. The letter, obtained by The New York Times’ Mike Isaac, insists…

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NYC Businesses Cut Staff, Raise Prices Due to $15 Minimum Wage
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NYC Businesses Cut Staff, Raise Prices Due to $15 Minimum Wage

The $15 minimum wage has forced some business owners in New York City to cut staff and raise their prices. Susannah Koteen, the owner of Lido Restaurant in Harlem, said the minimum wage has directly impacted her business, and she worries that it could get worse as time goes by. “What it really forces you…

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