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Monday, May 21, 2018

Top Reads: ‘Stealing Time’

The ill-fated Time Warner-Comcast merger had a bad precedent in the failed 2000 AOL Time Warner merger, as Alec Klein depicts in his book ‘Stealing Time.’

April 26, 2015

AOL’s CEO Proves Women And Children Make Easy Scapegoats In The Workplace

The law has put maternity care on an equal footing with other health benefits for decades — but some executives still haven’t caught up. AOL CEO Tim Armstrong recently ignited a firestorm of criticism when he announced the company would be restructuring its retirement benefits. Armstrong explained that the financial burden of Obamacare and the deliveries of […]

February 14, 2014

AOL CEO: Obamacare Or ‘Distressed Babies’ To Blame For Cuts

AOL chief executive Tim Armstrong can’t seem to decide why his company cut employees’ retirement benefits on Thursday. The media giant will no longer contribute money to employees’ 401(k) accounts during each pay period; instead, AOL will offer employees a lump sum at the end of each year. The change will end benefits for employees […]

February 7, 2014