The CEO-to-worker compensation ratio was 20.1-to-1 in 1965 and 29.0-to-1 in 1978, grew to 122.6-to-1 in 1995, peaked at 383.4-to-1 in 2000, and was 272.9-to-1 in 2012.
Author: Kevin Hamm
The Newspaper Association of America created an interesting inforgraphic illustrating the value of newspapers. Is it okay to say “newspaper”?
Ken Doctor takes an in-depth look at Advance Publications’ digital-first strategy, which in some ways is similar to Digital First Media’s strategy.
John Paton gave a talk at the Global Editors Network News Summit in Paris on June 21. It was titled, “When Theory Meets Numbers Meets Media: R = ([(P*Q)+P] + [(D*G)+D] + C – E) * (P+D+C).” In it he lays out what he thinks the future holds for media companies and initiatives being undertaken by Digital First Media.
Also, an amazing video of firefighters protecting a home during the Black Forest fire, theme park class warfare and don’t bet against Buffet
A round-up of stories about the Chicago Sun-Times laying off its entire photo desk, the relevance of a social media editor, we need a strong labor movement and more.