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> paying above market wages and benefits does nothing for the company and it's shareholders, it's just a gift from the CEO to workers

The real problem in compensation is executive pay, which reaches extraordinary levels, explicitly rewards failure (Yahoo passim) and tends to be a gift from the CEO to themselves.

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