School Support Staff Are Underpaid

This isn’t necessarily surprising — but the discussion of why people used to take school support jobs is a little weird.

Walmart Is Reportedly Firing 3,500 Co-Managers

But they can apply for one of the 1,700 new, lower-paying assistant store manager jobs!

Walmart Will Earn Back Its Wage Increase in Nine Days

Also, it’s closing 63 Sam’s Clubs and eliminating thousands of jobs.

Walmart Is Increasing Wages, Thanks to the Tax Bill

They’re bumping starting wages from $9 per hour to $11.

Three Stories About Jobs and Wages

There’s a lot of news we could discuss right now—and some of it will be discussed during our Friday Chat—but I wanted to focus on three stories.