How Much Compensation Does it Take to Make Appreciation Unnecessary?

Compensation Cafe

Thanks to this article by Nestor Ramos and this one by Nicole Yang, both from The Boston Globe, I’m now also familiar with Brady’s compensation ($41 million in NFL contracts alone) and his sense of feeling underappreciated. Compensation Philosophy Recognition Total Rewards

Recognizing People: A Recap of the WorkHuman Conference

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Not surprisingly, there was a lot of focus on the human and employee experience at the WorkHuman conference. A number of presenters shared projects that had impact on employee experience within their organizations. That said, talk of recognition didn’t exist in a vacuum.

3 Ways to Help Employees Understand Their Worth

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How often do you talk about pay with your employees? " The lack of communication around compensation leads employees to make their own assumptions about their worth — and how their paychecks stack up to their peers. Always Pair Compensation With Explanation.

Overcoming Pay "Perception Is Reality" with More Communication

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First, managers must always remember that, for employees, perception truly is reality. How does this relate to compensation? PayScale recently surveyed 71,000 employees on pay perceptions and intent to stay. Compensation Communication

Chasing Best Practices

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Research from the firm PayScale may help to answer at least some of those questions, with their annual analysis of compensation trends and activity.

Uncovering the Hidden Causes of Poor Employee Performance

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Taylor, PHR, The HR Writer According to PayScale’s Compensation Best Practices Report , 69 percent of all employers are deeply concerned about losing their best people. For experienced human resource professionals, the management of employee performance should be a piece of cake.