The case for higher pay for low-level workers

Jody Heymann, a professor at McGill University in Montreal and author of Profit at the Bottom of the Ladder: Creating Value by Investing in Your Workforce, discusses how thoughtful compensation of low level employees in a company can mean great results for the bottom line.
November 29, 2011
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    Money for nothing? Finland trials basic income scheme

    A group of 2,000 unemployed people in Finland have just received their first payment from the state as part of a trial basic income scheme.
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    Basic income

    Money for nothing? Finland trials basic income scheme

    A group of 2,000 unemployed people in Finland have just received their first payment from the state as part of a trial basic income scheme.
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    French workers gain right to 'switch off'

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    Walmart braces for minimum wage hikes in U.S.

    Walmart braces for minimum wage hikes in U.S.

    The world's largest retailer will adjust salaries at more than 1,400 stores – or about one-third of its U.S. locations – in 2015 as minimum wage increases passed in 21 states take effect
    December 29, 2014
  • Walmart braces for minimum wage hikes in U.S.

    Walmart braces for minimum wage hikes in U.S.

    The world's largest retailer will adjust salaries at more than 1,400 stores – or about one-third of its U.S. locations – in 2015 as minimum wage increases passed in 21 states take effect
    December 29, 2014
    Walmart braces for minimum wage hikes in U.S.

    Walmart braces for minimum wage hikes in U.S.

    The world's largest retailer will adjust salaries at more than 1,400 stores – or about one-third of its U.S. locations – in 2015 as minimum wage increases passed in 21 states take effect
    December 29, 2014
  • Incenting high performance executive talent

    Incenting high performance executive talent

    Brad Kelly, director of Toronto-based Global Governance Advisors, sits down with Canadian HR Reporter TV to discuss how organizations can drive results from compensation dollars.
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    Incenting high performance executive talent

    Incenting high performance executive talent

    Brad Kelly, director of Toronto-based Global Governance Advisors, sits down with Canadian HR Reporter TV to discuss how organizations can drive results from compensation dollars.
    May 7, 2013
  • Assessing executive compensation

    Assessing executive compensation

    Paul Gryglewicz, managing partner of Global Governance Advisors, explains to Canadian HR Reporter TV what the current trends are in executive compensation and how it can be assessed.
    March 19, 2013
    Assessing executive compensation

    Assessing executive compensation

    Paul Gryglewicz, managing partner of Global Governance Advisors, explains to Canadian HR Reporter TV what the current trends are in executive compensation and how it can be assessed.
    March 19, 2013
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