Human Resources News & Insights

Will average raise break the 3% barrier in 2014?

So how’s your organization’s raise budget looking for 2014?  

U.S. ranks near bottom of 13-country salary increase survey

Just two countries, Spain and Japan, rank worse than the United States when it comes to projected salary increases for 2013 – and they are way behind the leaders.

10 most effective employee retention methods

Employers are not too proud to admit it: They have an employee retention problem. But the good news is they’re reporting there are tactics and programs working to keep top employees on board — and the majority don’t involve bumping up employees’ pay.

How managers may be sabotaging work-life programs

A lot of companies today offer great work-life programs, but are managers penalizing employees who use them? Many employees say “yes.”

Men just as interested in work/life balance as women: Study

Think a healthy work/life balance is chiefly an issue for female employees? If so, you’d be wrong.

Companies maintaining retirement plan matches: How much they’re paying

Here’s a sign things might not be as bleak as they seem: