Just because your organization has an established compensation plan doesn’t mean it’s working well anymore. It’s very possible that trouble may be brewing. The signs may be subtle at first, but the problems will only build until the entire thing …
Have you ever worked at a place where you’ve had two job
titles? Internally my title is Communication Department Lead III. Publically, I’m the Public Information
Officer. What the heck?
This scenario isn’t uncommon in the corporate world. Having both …
Herner, MA, CCP, Compensation
Consultant at PayScale.com
Benchmarking is Serious Business
The job of benchmarking positions is very serious business. I
always want to make sure I get the best and most relevant information about
every position in a client’s …
The New Jobs Employees Want
When we were kids, our teachers told us that the jobs we'd have as adults didn't even exist yet. We of course they assumed they were referring to "Astronaut Princess" or "Professional Pony Namer." Unfortunately, …
The Importance of Writing Job Descriptions: Why Is Writing Job Descriptions Necessary?
Some HR professionals consider writing job descriptions a waste of time. They complain that it is a task they cannot make time for, plus they have to update …