‘Lasting change’: QBE boss says pandemic cover for businesses back on the table

Insurance giant QBE's boss Pat Regan has said the coronavirus crisis could lead to "lasting change" in the way businesses are insured, with talks already under way between governments and the industry to restructure exclusion clauses for pandemics. The outbreak of SARS in the early 2000s caused the global insurance industry to introduce general exclusions for business interruption policies related […]

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Embattled Away boss Steph Korey making comeback as co-CEO

Embattled Away co-founder Steph Korey is returning to the helm of the luggage startup just a month after stepping down amid a backlash over the company’s internal culture. Korey will serve as Away’s co-CEO alongside Stuart Haselden, whom the company tapped to replace her as chief executive after an exposé in The Verge detailed how she oversaw a ruthless work […]

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New Boeing boss David Calhoun is a tough-minded veteran of crisis

Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg steps down Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg steps down amid continued 737 Max safety concerns. FOX Business’ Grady Trimble with more. Beleaguered Boeing Co is putting its future in an industrial veteran who has led several companies in crisis, began his career at engine maker General Electric Co and has already spent a decade on the board […]

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Bank boss bonuses to be savaged by watchdog

Bank boss pay-packets are set to be radically overhauled by the banking watchdog, including moves to force executives to wait longer after departing the C-suite to receive their payouts. APRA chief Wayne Byres says banks had been too slow to reform remuneration structures in the wake of the royal commission. Credit:Louie Douvis The chairman of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority, […]

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‘Get on with it’: Rio boss urges Indigenous recognition

The Australian boss of mining giant Rio Tinto, Joanne Farrell, says it is time for Australia to "get on with it" and deliver constitutional recognition for Indigenous Australians. Rio Tinto is one of the biggest employers of Indigenous people in Australia, with the miner employing more than 1500 Indigenous people as well as hundreds more as contractors. Rio Tinto Managing […]

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Broward election boss says racism may be behind clamor against her

‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’ investigates Brenda Snipes Broward County Supervisor of Elections Brenda Snipes is under fire for withholding information about Florida ballots. Embattled Broward County Election Supervisor Brenda Snipes claimed Saturday that racism is “probably” behind the widespread backlash against her. Snipes, who has come under heavy criticism over her handling of the Florida recount after the contentious midterm elections […]

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IOOF boss gets a pay rise after his royal commission car crash

IOOF chief executive Chris Kelaher has received a pay rise and bonuses in 2018 in the wake of an appearance at the royal commission that led to questions about whether he understood his responsibilities as the manager of superannuation funds. IOOF's annual report shows Mr Kelaher's cash remuneration jumped to $2.93 million, from $2.88 million in 2017. IOOF’s raid of […]

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Have a Bad Boss? 1 Step to Avoid, and 3 to Consider

Most workers experience a bad boss at some point. Yours may be incompetent, mean, a micromanager, or even a nice person who is just overwhelmed. It can actually be harder to deal with a bad boss who isn't a bad person; you're more likely to look the other way than you would if you truly dislike your supervisor. It's also […]

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