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Articles by Fay Hansen

Crafting Clawbacks

April 29, 2009
As with other pending legislative and regulatory changes in executive compensation, proposals for mandatory clawbacks are modeled after the provisions now required for companies receiving Troubled Asset Relief Program funds.
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A Nation Under TARP AFLAC's Ahead of the Game

April 29, 2009
The new restrictions on executive pay at bailed-out financial firms may soon apply to all public corporations, with far-reaching consequences for HR leaders. Insurance firm Aflac, however, is ahead of the game, with say-on-pay and clawback policies on exec compensation already in place.
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Recruiters Seeking Untapped Talent Among Outplacement Firms

March 11, 2009
Because recruiting and outplacement are the bookends of the employment relationship, recruiters may find opportunities working with such firms on several levels. And, as recruiters find themselves out of work, outplacement may offer a new career path for those ready to shift their perspective.
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Downturn Dilemma

February 25, 2009
Companies with pension plans are looking at billions in additional contributions; employers that offer 401(k)s are looking at thousands of retirement-age employees who cannot be managed out of the workforce.
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