Why I love Comp

How do I define Compensation & Benefits ? It’s the art of knowing how much and what to give an employee in exchange for his/her work : the base salary, bonus and performance management system, perks, stock-options and long-term incentives, recognition schemes, sales incentives, and benefits such as pension or healthcare… and that’s “just” the…

How to turn a conversation about a promotion increase into a negative

How can a promotion have a negative impact on employee motivation ? Don’t mess up on the salary increase and try to skimp on a few euros !

In Real Life – above and beyond : adding value creates work opportunities

A life story demonstrating that adding value at works creates opportunities for you, whether your client is internal or external.

Deciding on your incentive payout cycle : the main points to consider

SUMMARY “Deciding on an incentive payout cycle has many components. It’s not just a change of date of payment”. Are you considering changing how frequently your company pays out incentives ? In this episode, discover all the elements to consider before making the decision. A change of incentive payment date has impacts on your organization,…

In Real Life – A story of choosing to ask for forgiveness rather than for permission

A real life story where choosing to go against my N+2 instructions meant saving the company over 1.5 times my annual salary.

Should we go high or low ? Salary increase vs cost of replacement

Salary increase vs cost of replacement : is your organization managing the recruitment budget very differently from the salary review budget ? Learn why it’s important to make cost comparisons across different budget lines in order to be more efficient in spending on people.

3 career tips for your personal growth

With these 3 career tips, I show how note-taking and tracking can support your personal growth for an elevated career.

IRL – An HR travel ban

To ensure your projects get funded even when budgets are tight, you need to demonstrate returns or savings. The story of a travel ban.