Value End-of-Year Implementation -- Turn Down the Heat on the CEO Pay Ratio

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By that I mean, if everyone in the company is going to compare themselves with the median pay profile, many are going to feel some type of a negative comparison. What would their managers say if you asked them that question?

How Betty Crocker Thinks about Compensation

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Why ask managers and employees about how they understand pay for performance, when you're not planning to change the performance management process any time soon? I've finally come up with a good comparison that I want to share with you.

Deepen Your Value to Your Company

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How can you explain the comparison to candidates? Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café.

Digital Disruption: HR Tech Takeaways at NYC’s HR Unconference

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Gerry Crispin , co-creator of CareerXroads , and Steve Levy kicked off the day with a recruiting discussion around a comparison on every HR pro’s mind: the candidate as customer. Where does HR software fit in with performance management?

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Ripped from Today's Global Headlines: Lessons on Executive Pay Ratio Communications

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The BBC has been hounded by pay allegations for years--overpaying stars, underpaying women, poor cost management and so on. . You can expect the Executive Pay Ratio and Median Employee to be used as anchors for comparison. Another compensation story hit the global media today.

Nonprofits: It's Time to Improve Your Total Rewards ROI

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Of course, they typically don't have to work 65-hour weeks, shoulder production goals or watch their medical deductibles increase every year -- and because they don't think in terms of Total Rewards, these comparisons never occur to them.

Do You Know How to Attract Star Employees?

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After all, that's the context of your pay-for-performance philosophy, isn't it? You need to walk into every recruiting situation knowing how job seekers will be sizing up both your company's offer and your company's "employee brand" before they bring up the comparisons with your competitors.

Setting the Stage to Become Their Strategic Partner

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How can you fill out job profiles, price jobs, create a salary structure, train managers how to use all of this and so on? Margaret O'Hanlon, CCP brings deep expertise to discussions on employee pay, performance management, career development and communications at the Café.

Three Tips on Nonprofit Job Pricing Plus a Few on Benefits, Too!

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A unique Mission, wide catchment area and specialized staff that make pay comparisons uncomfortable. If you must compare benefit data, stick with the one data point that is most telling (and valid for comparison) -- an organization's benefit contributions divided by number of employees.