In the world of lofty corner offices, executive compensation is benchmarked against peers in various margins like revenue growth, net earnings, return on capital and customer satisfaction, for example (check out IOMA's guide to executive compensation).
I made the splashers 20 x 5 x 4 mms, which is overscale compared to the prototype, but about 1mm smaller in all dimensions than the Oxford originals.The next CEOs in line to receive hefty exit packages, according to the , are Myron Ullman, who will receive about $30.7 million when he leaves J. Penney (JCP) early next year, and Sanjay Jha, who, after successfully engineering Google's (GOOG) acquisition of Motorola Mobility (MMI), stands to pocket over $62 million if he leaves the phone company in the next two years.Inspired by Foshee's golden handshake, we decided to dig into history and find out what the five biggest exit packages ever were worth.I made them from 5 thou styrene strips, and deliberately made them too wide in order to fit the HMRS lining transfers.They do look rather too prominent at the moment though, and need some work.I might have accepted this on other occasions, but I wanted to see what I could do with styrene and a Silhouette cutter.
I made a new boiler from laminated layers of 5mm styrene.
Last week, news broke that El Paso (EP) CEO Douglas Foshee was set to receive an exit payout of $91 million after he successfully negotiated his company's acquisition by Kinder Morgan (KMI).
Golden handshakes are par for the course in the world of business and finance, but in light of the Occupy [Insert City] movement, such a generous compensation package seems egregious, to say the least.
2487, sporting the S4 roundtopped boiler and wide footplate.
Various features such as a short smokebox, large cab spectacles and "piano lid" cylinder cover will make it a bit different from the superb Finney kit models out there - no other comparison intended!
Incidentally, some locos built with fluted rods later acquired plain ones, meaning that selected locos in the 2491-2580 wide footplate series could also be made.