The Washington Post Salary transparency has been a big buzzword in recent years…A growing crop of online tools aim to give workers a more personalized sense of how their pay compares with their peers’. The latest entrant comes from the careers site Glassdoor, which introduced new features to its suite of company reviews and job listings late Tuesday. Called “Know Your Worth,” it asks users to enter their current salary, years of experience, employer name and location, and uses that data to calculate their “market value” and plot it on a graph against their current base salary over time.
Pharmaceutical Technology Capsugel won the Excellence in Formulation Award in the CPhI Pharma Awards 2016 with its intrinsically enteric capsule technology, which provides enteric protection and delayed release without a functional coating. “Capsugel’s intrinsically enteric capsule technology is the first viable alternative to enteric coating on the market,” Keith Hutchison, senior vice president of Research and Development, Capsugel, told Pharmaceutical Technology Europe.
CPhI Show Daily In a CPhI Show Daily “5 Minutes With” interview, Capsugel President & CEO Guido Driesen highlighted Capsugel’s recent accomplishments in launching a new corporate brand campaign, developing shared capabilities across the company’s global network and introducing exciting new technology offerings. He also commented on industry trends and how Capsugel is adapting to further meet the changing needs of customers.
In-Pharmatechnologist.com Capsugel launches its Vcaps Enteric capsules this week at the CPhI Worldwide show in Barcelona, Spain and we caught up with the firm’s senior vice president of R&D, Keith Hutchinson, to find out more. “Vcaps Enteric capsule technology has been developed so that the capsule structure itself comprises pharmacopoeial enteric polymer. Hence, we have replaced Hypromellose (HPMC) with some HPMC-AS, which is an enteric polymer,” he told In-Pharmatechnologist.com.
Facebook After an engaging day exploring race, opportunity and US cities, Ben Hecht, President and CEO of Living Cities, summed up the day and introduced Valerie Jarrett, Senior Advisor to President Obama, who oversees The White House Offices of Public Engagement and Intergovernmental Affairs and chairs the White House Council on Women and Girls. Valerie Jarrett sat down with R.T. Rybak, CEO and President of The Minneapolis Foundation and former Mayor of Minneapolis, to share lessons learned from her experience in Chicago’s city government and the White House.
Route Fifty Local governments and the private sector are where innovations that improve racial equity should originate, according to “Race, Opportunity and U.S. Cities” panelists at an event on Tuesday celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Living Cities. The New York City-based nonprofit, seeking better outcomes for low-income residents of cities, assembled the panel of experts to discuss closing racial gaps at the U.S. Institute of Peace in the nation's capital.