International Business Times
Retail giant Walmart will increase its starting wage from $11 to $12 in roughly 500 stores in order to test out a new workplace model and attract new employees. The company has approximately 4,700 stores across the U.S.
Walmart wants its workers to develop broader retail skills as part of a “team approach.” Employees will be trained to be more independent from their managers and will be given more responsibilities, as the company hopes to improve its customer service.. . . more