Unit IV Research Paper
Research
two
companies in the Fortune 500 that offer partner benefits.
Compare and contrast the companies as you
answer the following questions:
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How do the
requirements for coverage for domestic partners, such as length of the relationship compare with
requirements f
or benefits of married couples?
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Do companies usually require a waiting period after dissolution of a marriage (divorce) before a new spouse ca
n
b
ecome eligible for benefits?
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What factors
, such as legislation,
may influence the inclusion of these stipulations?
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Can any of the terms you defined above be applied to either company based on other information you learned
about them? Why, or why not?
Use
the following terms in your discussion and include appropriate
examples for each one:
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Glass walls
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Sticky floor
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Glass escalator
Write a minimum three

page paper using APA formatting, and include in