Double standards

MacLachlan, Rob
September 2009
People Management;9/24/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p3
The author reflects on the survey by British newspaper "Guardian" about executive pay. He says that it is alarming that executives enjoyed a ten percent rise in their basic salaries in the midst of the global recession. He adds that numbers in executive basic pay is not that alarming enough compared to the benefits they receive like one executive who can get an allowance of 135,000 British pounds for a private travel. He concludes that if executives continue this type of spending, it would not be long until they get grilled by the public.


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