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 ( The report also reveals how some commonly held ideas about charities may be wrong.


Geographic Pay for Executives

by Malak Kazan, CECP, CCP, CBP, GRP 23. May 2011 15:00

Pay varies by geographic location for most jobs. Executive positions, however, tend to be treated differently for a variety of reasons.


Earnings Quality and Executive Compensation, Any Correlation?

by Malak Kazan, CECP, CCP, CBP, GRP 16. May 2011 12:09
Every year industry market analysts evaluate earnings quality. Let's review what it means to conduct a financial assessment for quality earnings in the context of executive compensation disclosures. [More]

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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