Navigating Workers Compensation Claims After an Injury

Ms. Career Girl

The post Navigating Workers Compensation Claims After an Injury appeared first on Ms. While you should do what you can to avoid injury, it would be in your best interest to know about the workers compensation process before the injury occurs. File the Workers Compensation Claim.

What’s Behind LinkedIn’s Big Compensation Problem

Evil HR Lady

billion was big news, but The New York Times has theorized a non-public reason for the sale: LinkedIn’s compensation problems. It seems that LinkedIn gave a huge percentage of its compensation in stock. You can imagine how top talent isn’t willing to stick around in a company that just slashed their compensation. To keep reading, click here: What’s Behind LinkedIn’s Big Compensation Problem Microsoft’s purchase of LinkedIn for $26.2

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Tips for Talking About Compensation

Blogging4jobs

Even HR professionals cringe at the thought of discussing compensation with employees, be they long-term employees or new hires. Still, having “the talk” about compensation doesn’t have to turn into a whirlwind of chaos. HR compensation

“Can an employer change a compensation plan retroactively?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

My compensation plan includes a base salary plus commissions in multiple “tiers” of commission rate. My offer letter states that my employment is “at will” and that the company can change the compensation at any time, but can the company go back and rewrite the plan in this way? A compensation or commission “plan” is a kind of contract, and must be carefully reviewed. I say this because of my experience with compensation and commission plans.

Long Term Incentive Compensation: 10 Basic Concepts

Sklover Working Wisdom

Frankly, we expected that Kathy, as a Human Resources professional, would have – or should have – known about the basic mechanisms of her long-term incentive compensation. Nor are the problems derived from Benefits and Compensation failing to provide our clients with all necessary calculations. Let’s take a few minutes to make sure you understand the basic concepts of long-term incentive compensation: 1. “Gold without wisdom is but clay.” . Slovakian Proverb.

How Should Continuous Feedback Affect Compensation/Promotion Decisions?

Blogging4jobs

Once your company has started giving more frequent feedback, you may be wondering how this new system will impact compensation and promotion decisions. We recommend that you try and separate feedback as much as possible from compensation and promotions. .

Episode 28 – FMLA, Workers’ Compensation & Disability Update

Blogging4jobs

A few weeks back, we had our Triple Threat webinar discussing FMLA, Workers’ Compensation and Disability on Blogging4Jobs. Episode 28: Your FMLA, Workers’ Compensation & Disability Questions Answered. In the HR world, one area that is hard to keep up with is the employment law landscape and eligibility requirements especially in the areas that I call the Triple Threat which are ADA, FMLA and Workers’ Compensation.

Employee’s Guide to Stock Option Compensation

Career Alley

Career advice CompensationWe live in an age of startups where every other person with a half-decent idea is trying to become the new Mark Zuckerberg or Pierre Omidyar or Jeff Bezos.

Top 5 Workers Compensation Claims

Jobacle

For this reason, companies are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. Workers Compensation Insurance 101. Each state has its own workers compensation laws, so if you are unsure about your stat’s laws, visit WorkersCompensation.com.

What’s The Dermatologist Salary And Compensation Today?

Career Realism

Most dermatologists in private practices earned the highest annual salary, reporting the average compensation of $300,000 or higher. This is according to the Medscape Dermatology Compensation Report for 2011 in regards to the dermatologist salary and compensation. Dermatologist Salary and Compensations increase depending on factors such as: Years In Practice. Dermatologist Salary, Compensation, And Medical Specialties.

Executive Compensation: Are You Being Paid Competitively?

Career Solvers

The Association of Executive Search Consultants and Blue Steps recently conducted a compensation survey of 778 of their executive members worldwide, including 53 percent from the Americas, 35 percent from EMEA and 12 percent from Asia Pacific.

Staff Development, Benefits & Compensation for Low-Wage Workers

Blogging4jobs

Those working in these jobs make up a large portion of the workforce, so it is imperative that we think about them when creating staff development programs, compensation structures and benefits. The answer to how we better engage and develop our low-wage employees is a mix of compensation, benefits and staff development. Compensation & Benefits. Those working in these jobs […] HR benefits compensation employee training minimum wage

4 Types of Compensation You May Be Owed from Your Company

Career Alley

When a person is employed by a company, they are almost always entitled to some sort of compensation from the employer according to employment laws. This usually takes the form of financial compensation, unless the employee is an unpaid intern. Varieties of Financial Compensation.

my coworker is off-putting, my boss thinks travel reimbursements are part of our compensation, and more

Ask A Manager

My boss says travel reimbursements are part of our compensation. My coworker who handles HR (among other things – we’re a very small org) recently told me that our boss (the executive director of the organization) asked her to create compensation summaries for each employee outlining the full extent of the compensation and benefits they receive. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. Should I talk to my coworker about her off-putting behavior?

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5 Ways to Compensate for a Lack of Paid Professional Experience

Careers Done Write

Don’t let lack of recent paid professional experience keep you from your dream job. There are at least five ways that you can gain skills and experience necessary for your target career. You may discover that you already have experience that proves that you are qualified for the job.

The Need for and Appeal of Better Compensation

WorkArrow

Few things, however, are as critical when searching for a job than that of compensation. Compensation, in the form of salary, bonuses and benefits, is [.]. Salary CompensationWhen it comes to finding a job, there are many things to consider, from the hours to the prospects of the company to how you get along with the boss.

The Compensation Quandry. How HR Asks for a Raise.

Blogging4jobs

And yet our department is often responsible for compensation of the entire organization, merit increases, and often the evaluation and employee talent process. If so, you’ve made a case for “The Compensation Quandary and How HR Ask for a Raise.”.

“Commission and Sales Bonus Plans: Read them or it will cost you.”

Sklover Working Wisdom

A significant part of the compensation was a quarterly Sales Bonus based on revenue from customers. Your situation, and the question that has arisen from it, is a very good illustration of an important lesson that applies to all employment: There is no substitute for reaching out to find out all details of employment and compensation. Employers have no obligation to tell employees all details of their employment relation or compensation.

“If I am not paid commissions due me, is my non-compete still valid?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Miscellaneous Compensation Non-Compete's and Confidentiality Q & A Raise, Bonus, Compensation Resolving Disputes with Present EmployersQuestion : When I was hired, I had to sign a two-year non-compete. I want to leave this company due to the fact they withheld $300,000 in commissions due me. Competing companies want to hire me. Since my employer breached my commission contract, am I still held to their non-compete?

Best Predictors of Higher Income Attainment in 12 Year Old Kids? Rule Breaking/Defiance of Parental Authority Of Course.

HR Capitalist

Career Advice Compensation Talent WorkplaceReady for some science today? Of course you are. You want to be taken back to the college days where you'd figure out how to game the Dewey Decimal System to find the right cites for that lame research paper you had to write.

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“If my boss approves a payment to me in error, am I entitled to receive it?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Disputes and Resolving Them Miscellaneous Compensation Q & A Raise, Bonus, Compensation Reasons for DisputesQuestion : Dear Alan: I have an issue with my employer over a lack of payment. Here’s the situation: I was a salaried employee with my company for the first four months of the year, after which I took a different position as a part-time manager.

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“Can you explain what ‘warrants’ are?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Miscellaneous Compensation Q & A Raise, Bonus, CompensationQuestion: Can you explain warrants that are issued and what rights does an employee have regarding them? Also, can you direct me to a place where I can find out more about understanding them? Regina . Oakland, California. Answer: Dear Regina: . A “warrant” is a kind of financial instrument that entitles its holder to buy the underlying stock of a company at a fixed exercise price until a specified expiration date.

LinkedIn Has a Beta Salary Reporting Tool (Code Name: Glassdoor Killer)

HR Capitalist

Compensation HR Insider TalentFirst up, let me say that I don't think LinkedIn can kill Glassdoor. Buy them? Maybe, but that would have been easier before the street hit their stock hard a few weeks back.

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Don’t Throw Your Career Under the Bus Chasing the Almighty Dollar

The Job Quest

The knowledge and experiences gained at the job with highest salary now don’t position you to maximize your compensation in the future. The full compensation package matters. Career Compensation Experience Job Fit Job Offer Money

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“What should I do if the raise offered is insufficient?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

On the other hand, employers feel limited in what they can do to provide employees compensation. Miscellaneous Compensation Q & A Raise, Bonus, CompensationQuestion: First of all, I am a great fan of your valuable career advices. I work in the educational sector managed by a renowned businessman. I had an exceptional year in regards to my performance.

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Herzberg’s Theory & What It Means for Job Seekers

The Job Quest

I saw an article that posed the question “ Does More Compensation Improve Productivity? It could be a way of compensating for a horrible culture that simply sticks employees into jobs and expects them to do as they are told.

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“What Salary Do You Seek?” The Four Smartest Responses

Sklover Working Wisdom

Start with “ Flexible ”: “I am flexible as to salary, depending on overall compensation. ” It is a given that base salary is but one part of an overall compensation package, and that in many companies it is a rather small part of overall compensation. This first response is especially smart, as it establishes your reasonable need for more information on compensation before you can firmly commit to the “base salary.”

Glassdoor Just Gave You A Gift, HR. It's In a Brown Paper Bag and on Fire Just Outside Your Door.

HR Capitalist

When I played the role of a recruiter at our company, Know Your Worth gladly accepted my commission target as part of my total compensation potential. That data is available by partnering with a professional compensation firm. Communications Compensation Culture HR Insider Workplace

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Candidate Salaries: Tackling the Taboo Topic

The Undercover Recruiter

Recruiting candidate compensation SalaryIn my career I can unequivocally say that the majority of declined job offers are as a result of something salary-related. There can be other factors that force a candidate to decline an offer; job title, location, benefits package or so much more.

“Compensation lowered; can I resign and collect Unemployment Benefits?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Answer: Dear Rob: Many, many people worldwide are having their compensation cut, and so I am receiving many questions like yours. However, (a) if business at your employer was slow, and/or (b) you were not given any guarantee of compensation remaining the same, and/or (c) you were not given any new responsibilities, and/or (d) you are being paid commensurate with others in your company and your industry, then you would have a good chance of being denied Unemployment Benefits. .

Job Board Detox Tip #14: Research Salary and Compensation Packages

Career Realism

Today’s job board detox tip: Research potential salary and compensation packages. Check out what people are saying about that company and their compensation habits for employees. Job Search compensation Job Board Detox salary

The Big 2011 Compensation Question - Are the Starbucks Baristas Getting Screwed by a Cash-Free Society?

HR Capitalist

Has there ever been a bigger employee relations nightmare related to compensation than what's happened at Starbucks over the last three years? Someone's paying for the lost compensation opportunity at Starbucks related to tips. Compensation Employee Relations

Massachusetts Loses Mind: Passes Law Outlawing Employers Asking For Salary History.

HR Capitalist

Compensation RecruitingMassachusetts has lost its mind. In a prime example of lawmakers not understanding business, the state has outlawed employers from asking interviewees about their salary history.

3 Candidates Walk Into a Bar and a Recruiter Asks Each One Of Them What They Make.

HR Capitalist

Compensation Economics Recruiting TalentI love all of you who read this blog - Thank you! But you've lost your minds if you think the reason we want to ask for salary is so we can lowball someone and perpetuate discrimination.

3 Ways to Increase Your Candidate Job Offer Acceptance Rate

Blogging4jobs

We will discuss how to non-compensation benefits and perks can increase your acceptance rate as well as how you’re able to offer a well rounded strategy when it comes to […] Source. HR career development employee perks job offer acceptance job offers non-cash compensation total rewardsTotal reward programs are an important piece of making your company the best place to work and attracting the best technical talent for your organization.

Breaking Down the Gender Equity Pay Adjustments at Salesforce.

HR Capitalist

Data on the compensation of employees in all departments at all levels of tenure apparently revealed Robbins and Seka’s suspicions to be warranted. Compensation Culture Recruiting Talent

WHY Do You Love Your Job? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The Undercover Recruiter

Better compensation and challenging work are two reasons for job search in various countries. Infographics Job Search LinkedIn active better work candidate Career compensation job motivators passive professionals satisfied top trends What motivates you to choose or switch jobs?

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6 Compensation Resources to Focus Your Job Hunt

Career Alley

Whatever that number is, you should have a reasonable idea of the job market and how much you can command for compensation (within a range). So how much are you worth? If you're lucky, more that you are being paid now. Career advice How Much are You Worth Salary Salary Guides

Jobs That Pay You Back With More Than Money

Career Alley

Career Opportunities Compensation SalaryPeople that roll out of bed with just cash on their mind tend to have a short career.

HEY BIG COMPANY: Are Your Management Trainees Bristling At Being Salaried Employees?

HR Capitalist

Due to high turnover, Defendant filled these spots like the NFL keeps a practice squad, waiting until someone quit or was fired, but in the interim working many hours in restaurants performing non-exempt duties without being compensated for overtime hours worked. Ah yes.

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