Workplace Trends

Poll finds employers worried about reaction to pay disclosure rule. Half of companies polled about a new pay ratio disclosure rule say their biggest challenge is forecasting how employees will react, according to a poll by Willis Towers Watson. The rule requires companies to begin making CEO pay-to-worker ratio disclosures in early 2018. The poll also found nearly half of respondents havent considered howor ifthey will communicate the pay ratio even though employees reaction to the disclosure is their greatest concern. When asked whose reaction brings the most concern, half the companies cited employees. Twenty percent said they were most concerned about media reaction, followed by shareholders (16%). Few were concerned over the reaction of customers or CEOs. Read More...