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And so, another working week will soon draw to a close. Not a moment too soon, yes? This is, as you know, our treasured signal to daydream about weekend plans. Our agenda includes another installment in the “Let’s-see-them-before-they-die” concert series, but otherwise, we plan to catch up on reading and take a few naps. And what about you? This could be an opportunity to connect with someone special or take stock of the world, such as it is. Or you could simply tune everything out and curl up with a good e-book. Well, whatever you do, have a grand time, but be safe. Enjoy, and see you soon …

GlaxoSmithKline investors want the pay package slashed for the new chief executive, Emma Walmsley, because it is not sufficiently lower than what was given her predecessor, Andrew Witty, SkyNews reports. Witty was paid about $1.3 million in base salary and received roughly $8 million in total compensation. Some Glaxo shareholders say her pay should appropriately reflect her experience as head of the consumer products business.

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