Contributor: David Bolchover
David Bolchover, Management Writer and Business Speaker
David Bolchover has written extensively about management and business for The Times, The Telegraph, The Sunday Times, The Financial Times, The Economist Intelligence Unit and other publications. He is the author of two previous books: The 90-Minute Manager and The Living Dead: The Shocking Truth about Office Life. He worked for 12 years in the corporate world.
In the United States the average CEO in 1980 earned 42 times the average blue-collar worker's pay. By 2000 that multiple had increased more than 12-fold to 531 times the average, and we're now...