Yuki Noguchi

Yuki Noguchi appears in the following:

Workplace Sexual Harassment: A Threat To Victims, A Quandary For Bystanders

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Allegations about Donald Trump's behavior toward women have revived a debate over sexual assault and harassment in the workplace. The problem persists — but those who witness it can help. Here's how.


John Stumpf's 34-Year Tenure Ends At Wells Fargo Amid Banking Scandal

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Wells Fargo Chairman and CEO John Stumpf has stepped down, a month after the bank's sales scandal broke. Stumpf drew fire for overly aggressive sales tactics. President Timothy Sloan replaces him.


Appeals Court Orders Restructuring Of Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

A federal appeals court ruled the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau must be restructured because its current setup is unconstitutional. The decision will require an immediate agency restructure.


Detailed Data May Not Be Enough To Close Gender Pay Gap

Thursday, October 06, 2016

Many companies are auditing their payroll to find if the pay men and women differently for doing the same work. But, analyzing the information and handling the results can be tricky.


New Rules On Prepaid Electronic Payment Cards

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is imposing some of the same requirements on prepaid debit and credit card providers as on companies that market standard cards.


Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues New Prepaid Card Rules

Wednesday, October 05, 2016

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued new rules on prepaid cards that will require providers to abide by some of the same restrictions as credit cards. Namely, it will have to assess the borrower's ability to repay, and it will limit fees and interest rates.


International Monetary Fund Lowers Its Outlook For U.S. Economic Growth

Tuesday, October 04, 2016

The U.S. economy is projected to see 1.6 percent growth this year, down from the 2.2 percent that the IMF had previously forecast. Globally, growth is seen essentially moving sideways in 2016.


Wells Fargo CEO Testifies Before House Financial Services Committee

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Wells Fargo's John Stumpf was pilloried again Thursday in an appearance before the House Financial Services Committee. Stumpf reiterated his apology for the fake accounts scandal and promised the bank would do better, but it did little good. Many lawmakers wanted to know why it took the bank so long to put an end to the fraudulent practices.


Yay, It's Time For My Performance Review! (Said No One Ever)

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

At many companies, annual reviews are being transformed as the nature of work changes. And instead of ranking their employees, firms are turning to more frequent, less formal evaluations.


Advice For Dealing With Workplace Retaliation: Save Those Nasty Emails

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

The number of claims for workplace retaliation filed at the EEOC have been on the rise and now make up nearly half of all complaints. Some experts in the field have faced it themselves.


An Economic Mystery: Why Are Men Leaving The Workforce?

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Millions of men in their prime working years have dropped out since the 1960s — they aren't working or even looking for a job. Factors including technology, education and family reasons play a role.


For Some African-Americans, Efforts To #BuyBlack Present Challenges

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

This summer's killings of black men and the Black Lives Matter movement have rekindled calls in some parts of the African-American community to support black-owned businesses. That's not always easy.


NLRB Rules Student Assistants At Private Universities Are Employees

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

The National Labor Relations Board on Tuesday ruled in favor of students at private universities who argue their work as researchers and teaching assistants makes them employees in the eyes of the law. For decades, the board has flip-flopped on this issue.


How To Write A Resignation Letter In The Middle Of A Scandal

Friday, August 19, 2016

Is there a right way to write and handle a resignation letter when you're embroiled in a scandal? For many ousted bosses, "spending more time with my family" is the excuse of least resistance.


Who Let The Dogs In? More Companies Welcome Pets At Work

Monday, August 08, 2016

We'd all rather work with our dogs, wouldn't we? More employers are allowing pets on the job, although sometimes that entails navigating a different kind of office politics.


July Jobs Report Reflects Strong Numbers, Defying Expectations

Friday, August 05, 2016

A stronger than expected jobs report from the Labor Department on Friday showed that employers added 255,000 jobs to payrolls in July. The unemployment rate held steady at 4.9 percent.


Monthly Jobs Reports Are Watched Closely, But How Meaningful Are They?

Friday, August 05, 2016

People look to the reports to assess the labor market. But the number of jobs created and destroyed monthly is so large, most economists recognize the monthly reports aren't statistically significant.


Fewer Young People Buying Houses, But Why?

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

First-time home buyers are participating at lower rates in the otherwise booming housing market. Experts offer differing opinions on whether — or when — younger buyers are likely to return.


Racial Tensions Strain Relations In The Workplace

Monday, July 18, 2016

Racial tensions run high, including at work. Employers are seeing more cases, but many people are finding it hard to find the words to bridge the gap with their colleagues.


Workplaces Can Be Particularly Stressful For Disabled Americans, Poll Finds

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Many disabled adults want to work — and many do. But a survey shows that a workplace can be particularly stressful for them, and workplaces may not be doing enough to lower the stress.