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04 July 2011

R316 000 a day!

Call me a socialist, but I do not think there is anyone on this earth, ever, who is worth R316000 per day on an ongoing basis, says Susan Erasmus. Come on, guys.

Call me a socialist, but I do not think there is anyone on this earth, ever, who is worth R316000 per day on an ongoing basis, says Susan Erasmus. Come on, guys.

There is something called the CEO/worker wage gap. It makes for depressing reading. In 1950, top executives in the US earned 24 times the average worker's pay, in 1990 a 122 times and in 2009 550 times. This gap seems to be growing, not narrowing.

 
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