Viewpoint: One year later, what we've learned from #MeToo As we approach the first anniversary of the #MeToo movement, it’s time to assess what we’ve accomplished, where we are, and more important, for those of us in business, what impact the movement has had in the workplace.
Regarding efforts to raise awareness of the menace of sexual harassment, women have achieved more than most of us expected. First, our voices, as women, are being heard at a level of influence unknown in our lifetime. What probably seemed impossible a year ago is now reality…
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 19:00:00 +0000 Airbnb proposes new perk for hosts: A stake in the company Airbnb Inc. CEO Brian Chesky has long said the decade-old company would be nothing without its hosts. Now, the home-sharing giant is looking to offer them a stake in the fast-growing business.
Airbnb recently sent a letter to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission asking it to revise rules that govern shareholder eligibility. The request was in response to a SEC inquiry over the summer about the potential to offer equity to contract workers.
"We would like our most loyal hosts to be shareholders,…
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 17:51:24 +0000 REVIEW: French program offers festive kickoff to CSO season Louis Langrée’s light-hearted, all-French program was fitting for a gala opening night of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s new season.
The kickoff to the season Saturday in Music Hall included a formal fundraising dinner beforehand. Later, the entire audience was invited to a free “after-party” with dancing in the ballroom.
That festive atmosphere carried over to the program, which brought two of the orchestra’s principal players, harpist Gillian Benet Sella and oboist Dwight Parry,…
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 17:48:18 +0000 Arlington board defers decision on Virginia Hospital Center expansion Virginia Hospital Center will now have to wait until December for a potential approval of its proposed expansion after the Arlington County Board voted Saturday to defer a decision so the hospital can further address neighborhood concerns.
The board is “not seeking a fundamental redesign, but rather, specific and concrete adjustments that can address some of the concerns,” said Arlington County Board Chair Katie Cristol in a statement following Saturday's public hearing.
Sun, 23 Sep 2018 14:00:00 +0000 Colorado brewers win 30 medals at Great American Beer Festival (Photos) Colorado breweries took home 30 medals from the Great American Beer Festival Saturday, including 16 gold medals — receiving honors both for long-time standards and newer breweries and triumphing in categories ranging from Belgian-style quadrupel to the brand-new Australian-style pale ale division.
Colorado finished second in both counts to California — by a large margin (73 to 30) in total medals but by a much thinner margin (20 to 16) in golds. Denver Beer Co. and New Belgium Brewing of Fort…
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