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The Last Word Cultural Awareness

July 14, 2011
Many people yearn to belong to an organization whose principles they share and can embrace in their daily work. And if corporate stewards tend the culture well, they can count on an engaged and committed workforce for many years to come.
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Workers, Employers Fret About Life After Retirement—25 Years Later

July 13, 2011
Longevity is one of the largest factors retirees need to think about when turning 401(k) lump sums into a stream of monthly retirement payments. As the primary educators for accumulating retirement nest eggs, plan sponsors are going to need to adapt educational awareness to help employees understand the concept of making their retirement funds last. How are employers making this shift—from accumulation growth education to education about making money last?
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Wal-Mart Ruling Convolutes Class-Action Landscape

July 5, 2011
In a 5-4 ruling in the case of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. v. Betty Dukes, et al., the high court reversed a lower court decision that would have allowed as many as 1.5 million current and former female Wal-Mart workers to sue the nation’s biggest private employer for back pay and punitive damages that could have totaled billions of dollars.
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