New York State to Review Nonprofit Executive Salaries

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 29. August 2011 09:18

New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced the creation of a task force to investigate executive compensation of nonprofit organizations that receive taxpayer subsidies from the state.

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Technically Speaking… Does Excel Always Know What is Best For Your Compensation Data?

by ERI Salary Surveys 1. July 2011 14:14
The use of Microsoft Excel in the business compensation environment for performing quick and easy calculations has become ubiquitous, making the need to cite usage statistics pretty much meaningless. I often cut and paste data into a spreadsheet for some quick compensation data analyses, even when I have much more powerful statistical software packages at my disposal. [More]

Checking Out Charities – 2010 Giving in US Reaches $291 Billion

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 20. June 2011 09:20

Americans have remained generous with their donations even with a less than booming economy, according to the annual report from Giving USA (http://www.givingusareports.org/products/GivingUSA_2011_ExecSummary_Print.pdf). The report also reveals how some commonly held ideas about charities may be wrong.

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Reporting Nonprofit Compensation on the Form 990 – Which Form Should Be Used?

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 3. May 2011 09:21

What nonprofits must disclose to the IRS about executive compensation depends on which version of the IRS Form 990 (the annual report required of most tax exempt organizations) must be filed. What's more, the form needed may have changed recently. 

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What Do Nonprofit Jobs Pay and Where Are They?

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 26. April 2011 09:25

Sometimes a nonprofit job looks good.  Maybe you have made enough money to accept a lower salary to work for a mission you are passionate about, or maybe any job looks good when you are not working. But what do nonprofit jobs pay and where exactly are they?

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