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<i>Dear Workforce</i> How Should We Treat The Issue Of Raises For Part-Time Employees

August 1, 2002
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First, take a look at the important elements of your staffing and retention initiatives in support of business operations.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> Is There A Precedent For Compensating Different Employees With Different Incentives

July 25, 2002
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Many companies establish different participation levels in various compensation and benefit programs, depending on certain factors.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> How Should We Structure Our Early Retirement Package

July 11, 2002
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The incentive offered can take several forms, with the most common being the addition of some number of years to an employee’s age and/or years of service. Be sure your plan doesn’t discriminate.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> What Basic Principles Should We Follow When Implementing Team Compensation

June 27, 2002
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The challenge lies in properly defining, designing, implementing, and communicating the plan.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> How Can Managers Deal With Appraisals With No Merit Pay

June 13, 2002
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They should be candid about the company’s performance and try to focus on issues besides compensation that are of importance to employees.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> How Do We Design A Work-Life Balance Survey

June 6, 2002
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It should address company goals, culture, business issues, employees’ needs, the current level of work/life initiatives or benefits, as well as available community resources.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> What Should I Do When a Disciplined Employee Tells Other Workers Her Story?

May 30, 2002
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Don’t feed that behavior by discussing the matter with your other employees. Keep the matter confidential.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> How Much Per Person Should Our Manufacturing Firm Allocate For Training

May 26, 2002
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This isn’t the best approach. Instead, assess areas where changing performance will yield the most value and then implement strategies to achieve that goal.
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<i>Dear Workforce</i> How are Organizations Handling Compensation for Sales-Support Staff?

May 19, 2002
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Organizations realize the contributions of sales support employees are critical to the success of the sales force, and are adjusting their compensation and reward strategies to reflect this.
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