What is the difference between salary and payroll ?

We discuss the difference between employer cost/payroll cost, employee gross salary, and employee net salary ? With an example and some specifics for the GCC.

IRL – Lessons from my first expatriation

How my first expatriation turned out to be a more difficult life experience than I anticipated, and what HR can do to provide holistic support to expats

How many salary surveys should I participate to ?

Tips for deciding in how many salary surveys you should participate if your company operates across multiple industries.

Happy birthday, Sandrine !

For my 50th birthday, discover 50 life and work lessons I learned so far.

Criteria to decide employee eligibility to promotion : which ones do you use ?

We review the criteria for promotion eligibility : 3 most frequent ones and some common additional criteria.

How to personalize Total Rewards

We look at how to personalize Total Rewards by introducing flexibility in many areas of the employee package.

Using the anchoring concept in communication for Rewards and HR

We discuss how behavioural science can impact the communication of Total Rewards, with specific examples using the anchoring concept.