L&A Original Article: Compensation Resolutions for the New Year

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While many businesses have a solid business plan in place, they often neglect implementing a compensation strategy. Without proper planning, it’s easy to offer too much or too little money to compete for talent and with the labor market at 3.9% unemployment (December 2018); it is critical to get compensation right to attract and retain the best. More troublesome is that some...

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L-Blast | December 2018

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Dear All, It’s hard to believe 2018 is quickly coming to an end. We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous 2019! We at L&A are very grateful for another great year and for all of you. We look forward to the new challenges and opportunities the new year will bring. In this last L-Blast...

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L&A ORIGINAL ARTICLE: Pay-for-Performance – Not Just a Public Company Phrase

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Everyone talks about it, but no one seems to know how to perfectly achieve it…pay-for-performance. We see it everywhere, on the sports fields and in the boardroom, everyone wants to correlate pay with performance. This desire has led to the continual search for the newest and best methods to achieve perfect correlation, yet still, none have found it. Likely because...

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Energy Pay Pulse Survey is Open!

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Keep your compensation programs competitive with the energy market by participating in Longnecker & Associates’ 2019 Energy Pay Pulse Survey. Results will be available to participating organizations in January. Click here for more information or contact our survey specialist Josh Whittaker.

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ISS ANNOUNCES POLICY UPDATES FOR 2019 PROXY SEASON

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ISS ANNOUNCES POLICY UPDATES FOR 2019 PROXY SEASON For those unaware, Institutional Shareholder Services (“ISS”) announced updates to its 2019 benchmark proxy voting guidelines on November 19, 2018. This is the last step of their annual process wherein they review policies, solicit thoughts and input from various constituencies, and ultimately conclude any changes to be made ahead of the start...

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