The tolerance for that disparity between marketing action and IRL action has been shrinking exponentially over the years. Like last year when brands like Marriott, Delta Airlines, and Bank of America, which routinely voice support for LGBTQ rights and speak out during Pride, also supported an event honoring Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro, who happens to have a history of homophobic comments and persecution of gay political opponents. Or how State Street, the company behind the award-winning “Fearless Girl” campaign, hasn’t always acted in ways consistent with its support of gender diversity. At the time of the statue’s launch in 2017, it had only three women on its 11-person board. … [Read more...] about Natty Light wants to rent your diploma, but doesn’t really want to solve student debt crisis
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Maslow didn’t invent the idea of self-actualized work, and nor did the 20th-century management consultants who implemented these ideas. We can go back to the German sociologist Max Weber to find similar invocations of work as a spiritual, more than economic, vocation—an ethic of work that Weber in 1905 argued was central to Western capitalism. Indeed, the work ethic is an ideology at once remarkably tenacious and eminently flexible: While its constitutive claim—devotion to work as the center of life—remains consistent, the rewards promised by the ethic vary in historically specific ways, from the promise of social mobility to the promise of self-actualization. … [Read more...] about Is the search for meaningful work a trap?
On February 14 (Friday), Airtel had said it will pay Rs 10,000 crore to the Department of Telecommunications by February 20 and the remaining before March 17.But on Monday, the company rushed to make part payments and said, "we are in the process of completing the self assessment exercise expeditiously and will duly make the balance payment upon completion of the same, before the next date of hearing in (the) SC". … [Read more...] about Bharti Airtel pays Rs 10,000cr to govt towards statutory dues