Why Waste Management isn’t laying off workers during the coronavirus pandemic and guaranteeing 40 hours of pay
If you are an investor, you should be learning a lot about the leaders running businesses you may be invested in amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Now is the time to be grading them, and perhaps parting ways with some holdings if leaders aren’t cranking themselves up into an otherworldly gear during this global health crisis.
Some leaders I have talked with are going above and beyond to support workers during this trying time. Others are thinking more about their bottom lines than if workers are able to pay rent, health care and food costs. On the other hand, others have struck me as completely shell-shocked by the situation and are weeks behind in laying out a clear response plan.
It’s tough out there right now, I get it. But the job of being CEO or a member of the C-suite is in fact setting the tone for the rest of