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May 23, 2024  |  JUST Capital

How Will Predictive AI Reshape Business? Our Conversation with Igor Tulchinsky

We sat down with the Founder, Chairman, and CEO of WorldQuant to discuss the benefits and dangers of predictive AI for America’s business leaders and workers.

May 20, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The Corporate Guide to Human Capital Disclosure & Leading Practice

Providing a framework for how corporate leaders can improve both transparency and performance on the worker issues that matter most to Americans.

May 9, 2024  |  JUST Capital

JUST Capital’s Top 5 Companies for Parents in 2024

What employers in the Russell 1000 lead the pack with their parental leave policies in 2024? Here are the five that came to the forefront. 

April 12, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: Are Fortune’s 100 Best Places To Work Also JUST Employers?

Fortune published their 2024 100 Best Places to Work list recently. It’s highly regarded by major employers and obviously reflects a theme we know to be a top priority for the public, so we thought it’d be fun to compare and contrast against our own JUST Jobs Scorecard, which we released last week. 

April 5, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: A New Scorecard for Investing in the American Worker

Investing in human capital is one of the essential elements of business leadership today. But without a comprehensive set of metrics and a clear definition of what good actually looks like, it’s very difficult to know where to invest in order to improve.

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April 5, 2024  |  JUST Capital

JUST Capital Launches 2024 ‘JUST Jobs Scorecard’ Assessing Corporate Performance on Quality Jobs

Disclosures on the rise, but room for improvement for all of America’s largest companies.

April 3, 2024  |  JUST Capital

JUST Jobs Scorecard: Human Capital Disclosure Rising, But Still Plenty of Room for Improvement

Without a standard set of foundational job quality metrics or a clear definition of what good looks like, it’s not always apparent how company leaders can demonstrate their employee value proposition or evaluate where they should invest to improve performance. This is why we’ve created the JUST Jobs Scorecard.

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April 3, 2024  |  JUST Capital

What Corporate Leaders Should Know About Our New JUST Jobs Scorecard

Leadership on good jobs isn’t confined to one industry. In fact, there are eight different industries represented among the ten top-performing companies overall.

March 29, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: Investing In American Workers At Every Stage Of Life

Helping workers prepare for their financial futures is a major JUST issue. And it’s not only a problem for older working Americans. Indeed many Gen X and Millennial adults in the workforce today worry about the costs associated with both caring for their parents as well as their children. 

March 15, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: America’s Workers May Be In Greater Financial Pain Than You Think

With the price of everything from gas to food remaining stubbornly high – February’s Consumer Price Index numbers released earlier this week showed inflation actually speeding up slightly – workers struggling to make ends meet seem set for further economic pain. 

March 12, 2024  |  JUST Capital

More Than 36% of Russell 1000 Workers Don’t Make a Family-Sustaining Living Wage

6.1 million full-time American workers are not making enough to support a family with another full-time working adult and two children, our latest report with Revelio Labs shows.

March 8, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: What Do Hasbro, Trane, Disney, RTX, and Peloton Have In Common?

The business case for investing in workers is surely watertight at this point. Let’s discuss some of the companies showing why:

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March 6, 2024  |  JUST Capital

Avangrid’s Leadership Reflects on Joining the Worker Financial Wellness Initiative in a Continued Effort to Support Employees

Avangrid CFO Justin Lagasse speaks about how the initiative aligns with the energy company’s longterm goals of in a continuing to support employee financial health.

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March 6, 2024  |  JUST Capital

Avangrid Joins JUST Capital and PayPal’s Worker Financial Wellness Initiative

“We want to be a company that attracts top talent to build long-term careers,” said Pedro Azagra, Avangrid CEO.

March 1, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: What Our Latest Financial Analysis Reveals

With the pushback on ESG and ‘woke’ companies now maturing, there is room in America today for a more objective, data-driven framework that supports values-led business leadership.

February 8, 2024  |  JUST Capital

Top Takeaways From JUST Capital’s 2024 Leadership Summit on Better Business Outcomes

JUST 100 Leader Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Antonio Neri joined JUST Capital co-founder Paul Tudor Jones, alongside other executives, to discuss corporate leadership on just business behavior.

February 4, 2024  |  JUST Capital

JUST Capital and CNBC Release the 2024 Rankings of America’s Most JUST Companies and Marquee JUST 100 List

Discover which companies are leading on the issues that matter most to Americans today. In 2024, Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) leads the JUST 100 for the first time.

February 4, 2024  |  JUST Capital

HPE CEO Antonio Neri on Leading America’s Most Just Company for 2024

“Our job is to create value and my measure of value is not just shareholder value. Ultimately, stock price is a reflection of how you do things and what you deliver. One of the sayings we have at the company is ‘you have to win the right way.’”

February 4, 2024  |  JUST Capital

How We Updated the 2024 Ranking Methodology to Better Reflect Gig Workers’ Access to Key Benefits and Policies

Beginning with last year’s 2023 Rankings, we reached out to the same qualifying companies to more accurately capture the experience for gig workers and to ensure that these companies’ scores are more reflective of their entire workforce.

January 26, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: Major Employers Continue to Invest in Worker Financial Health

With confidence in the economy still feeling elusive for many people and layoffs dominating the headlines – particularly in the tech and banking sectors – it was a nice surprise to see prominent workforce investments by multiple large employers this week. 

January 12, 2024  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: American Capitalism Needs More Leadership Thinking

“If the business community isn’t out there telling the real story — the American story — of opportunity and progress in this country, then no one should be surprised when people believe it’s as bad as the headlines and the political ads say it is.”

December 28, 2023  |  JUST Capital

Bank of America CHRO Explains the Bank’s Industry-Leading Minimum Wage Increase, Leading Worker Strategy, and More in Video Interview

Bank of America CHRO Sheri Bronstein explains what’s behind the company’s leading performance for Workers in our 2023 Rankings of America’s Most JUST Companies.

December 22, 2023  |  JUST Capital

The JUST Report: ‘A Christmas Carol’: The Past, Present, and Future of Capitalism

Capitalism, it seems to me, is undergoing a transformation, not unlike Charles Dickens’s famed Christmas creation, Ebenezer Scrooge. The question is whether its future will be different from its present and its past.

December 16, 2023  |  JUST Capital

Top 10 Companies That Treat Employees Best

These companies lead in our 2023 Rankings on the core worker issues that matter most to the American public.

December 14, 2023  |  JUST Capital

Only 9% of America’s Largest Companies Disclose the Number of Days of Paid Sick Leave They Provide, Unchanged Since 2022

While millions of American workers do not currently have access to paid sick leave, multiple studies show that it provides tangible benefits to companies – reducing absenteeism, the number of employees working while sick, and reducing turnover.

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