Google is a giant search engine company that has been functioning for years now and helping people all across the globe to find out anything online. The popular company has been lashed out and criticized for unequal pay policy between men and women and it has been exposed by one of the ex-employees of Google Miss Erica Baker. The controversy has brought a huge rage and has placed Google in a bad reputation episode.
What was the controversy about?
Erica Baker revealed in a series of messages on twitter that she has faced a lot of retaliation from the Google management after she complied a spreadsheet of the employee salaries. She made total 34 tweets and she mentioned that such an idea popped up out of a conversation among some employees of the company and her. Initially she didn’t particularly mentioned Google while displaying about the situation. But later she said, “Fighting for justice and fairness inside Google doesn’t go over real well.”
She disclosed a spreadsheet regarding the unequal pay of the employees
The payment spreadsheet that Backer shared on the social network platform spread soon and others also came to know about this discrimination of pay rolls among the Google employees. The employees started adding pivot tables to the spreadsheet and Miss Baker mentioned that it started exposing “not great things” regarding the inequality of pay among the Google employees. Google was definitely not happy with this entire episode that Backer was involved in. The officials of Google found out their own resolution to the challenging situation that an ex-employee has created.