Best Places to Work for Female Execs

On January 24, 2007, Catalyst announced that The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., PepsiCo, Inc., PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, and Scotiabank are the recipients of the 2007 Catalyst Award, the award given to companies that employ innovative methods to advance women and business. All entrants were reviewed and judged rigorously on criteria including business rationale, senior leadership support, […]

$60,000 In A Mattress

European SleepWorks, located in Berkeley, California, is a retailer of mattresses, bedding and furniture, and quite possibly the only retailer offering to pay salespeople $60,000 per year so that they “don’t use the hard sell”! Michael Lavin, the founder of the $6 million, 20-person company, doesn’t pay commissions, and looks for salespeople with “an interest […]