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Demos Senior Policy Analyst Catherine Ruetschlin discusses how more equitable profit distribution in the service industry would help elevate workers.
04/03/2015
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Demos Senior Policy Analyst Catherine Ruetschlin sheds light on why McDonald's decided to give some of its employees a raise and explains why the increase is not enough.
04/03/2015
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Demos President Heather McGhee explains how 200 workers walking off the job kicked-off the fight for $15 movement that inspired McDonald's decision to raise 90,000 workers' wages. Related: Fast Food Failure: How CEO-to-Worker Pay Disparity Undermines the Industry and the Overall Economy In...
04/02/2015
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Demos President Heather McGhee discusses McDonald's increasing profitability, CEO and front-line employee wage disparities, and how transferring more rewards to front-line employees can improve the customer experience on Morning Joe. Related: Fast Food Failure: How CEO-to-Worker Pay Disparity...
04/02/2015
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Following the announcement that McDonald’s Corporation plans to raise wages by more than 10 percent for 90,000 employees, Demos Senior Policy Analyst Catherine Ruetschlin issued the following statement: McDonald’s workers deserve this raise and much more. “McDonald’s workers deserve this raise...
04/02/2015
Press Release
Well, that’s embarrassing. McDonald’s sample budget for its employees lays bare the reality of trying to make it on a food service job at $7.72 an hour (mildly above the federal minimum wage of $7.25). That’s the average for a cashier or crew member working 40 hours a week. There are...
07/17/2013
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