Discovery Communications topped a list of companies with the largest pay difference between their chief executives and median workers, according to a new study by jobs and recruiting company Glassdoor.
Pam Fero readies her household for back to school like most working parents by buying uniforms, checking bus schedules and organizing meals. Although for Fero, this school year will be different. She will try to juggle two jobs with her family's hectic school and activities schedule.
PHILADELPHIA - True confessions: When Richard Pine, 64, first entered the field of drug and alcohol rehabilitation 36 years ago, he still was experimenting with both drugs and alcohol - and doing so was practically a job qualification. "Back in 1979 it was pretty unusual for a non-addict to work, particularly in an upper level job, in the treatment field," said Pine, executive director of the Livengrin Foundation. Livengrin is an inpatient and outpatient alcohol and drug rehabilitation facility in suburban Philadelphia.