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Total Rewards (what is total rewards?)

The Happiness Divide Between Sales Quotas and Practices
August 28, 2015
While the popular narrative suggests that no one is happy with the sales quotas they receive, a recent survey suggests that most companies are happy with their practices.
U.S. Companies Report Highest Compensation Spend in 39 Years
August 28, 2015
With organizations under increasing pressure to keep costs in line, employers will need to differentiate themselves through variable pay programs to attract and retain top talent.
DOL: No Employer Immune to Workplace Violence; Identifying Red Flags Is Key
August 28, 2015
With the recent case of workplace violence in Virginia, many total rewards professionals are asking how they can avoid such a devastating event.

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Compensation (what is compensation?)

The Happiness Divide Between Sales Quotas and Practices
August 28, 2015
While the popular narrative suggests that no one is happy with the sales quotas they receive, a recent survey suggests that most companies are happy with their practices.
U.S. Companies Report Highest Compensation Spend in 39 Years
August 28, 2015
With organizations under increasing pressure to keep costs in line, employers will need to differentiate themselves through variable pay programs to attract and retain top talent.
Hanging TUF: Keynote Speaker Explains the Fine Tuning of Sales Comp Plans
August 25, 2015
When designing, implementing and communicating sales compensation plans, taking into account the different needs of different salespeople means the difference between plan success and failure — not to mention revenue results.

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Benefits (what are benefits?)

DOL: No Employer Immune to Workplace Violence; Identifying Red Flags Is Key
August 28, 2015
With the recent case of workplace violence in Virginia, many total rewards professionals are asking how they can avoid such a devastating event.
Daycare Benefits Desired Greatly by New Moms and Dads
August 19, 2015
Job performance and retention can suffer due to a lack of benefits like backup child care.
Remove Barriers, Offer Choice on Retirement
August 17, 2015
Companies that remove the barriers when it comes to investing for retirement are seeing a payoff when it comes to employee participation, but how is that accomplished?

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Work-Life (what is work-life?)

DOL: No Employer Immune to Workplace Violence; Identifying Red Flags Is Key
August 28, 2015
With the recent case of workplace violence in Virginia, many total rewards professionals are asking how they can avoid such a devastating event.
Daycare Benefits Desired Greatly by New Moms and Dads
August 19, 2015
Job performance and retention can suffer due to a lack of benefits like backup child care.
Promoting the Active Commute for Better Health
August 17, 2015
A quick walk to the bus stop may not seem like much of a workout by itself, but the cumulative effort could mean a lower body mass index.

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Canada

Switzerland Top Spot for Overall Quality of Life for Expats
October 27, 2014
Canada is home to the highest proportion of expat retirees in the world while expats in the U.S. cite the educational system and a mature economy as highlights of living in the U.S.Canada is home to the highest proportion of expat retirees in the world while expats in the U.S. cite the educational system and a mature economy as highlights of living in the U.S.
Health the No. 1 Reason Canadians Can't Retire When Planned
October 23, 2014
70% of retired Canadians did not stop working on the date they planned and 41% of those cited personal health as the primary reason for retiring earlier.
Less than Half of Working Age Canadians have a Workplace Retirement Plan
October 16, 2014
66% of Canadians with workplace retirement plans are likely to keep the investments within their employer plan and begin to draw an income when they retire rather than transfer the assets to another financial institution.

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Global

Promoting the Active Commute for Better Health
August 17, 2015
A quick walk to the bus stop may not seem like much of a workout by itself, but the cumulative effort could mean a lower body mass index.
UK Pay Growth Set to Stabilize in the Year Ahead
April 29, 2015
Across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, pay growth is being driven by factors such as the competition for talent, economic growth expectations and the shifting weight of base salary.
Focus on Talent Development Correlates with Company Financial Performance
April 23, 2015
HR has the opportunity to find, support and drive the talent that ultimately leads to greater financial success.

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HR Profession

Mindset and Attitude: Most Important Factors in Business Performance, Career Success
May 26, 2015
Though executives consider mindset/attitude the most important factors for the success of great leaders, these same executives cite shortcomings in mindset/attitude as the factor inhibiting people from advancing.
Assessing 'Readiness' Critical to Achieving a Robust Leadership Pipeline, But There Are Few 'Ready Now' Candidates
May 13, 2015
Less than one-third of business leaders believe their organizations are doing a good enough job of cultivating "ready now" leaders.
Future Leadership Is the Top Priority for Execs When Hiring College Recruits
May 4, 2015
54% of executives say college recruiting efforts are designed with an eye to the future, while "supporting the company's immediate operational needs" and "building the business/corporate capabilities" trail.

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