The Debate Over Teacher Pay – Too High or Too Low?

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 30. November 2011 09:11

As public budgets tighten, the debate about teacher pay has recently gotten more heated.  While most researchers seem to agree that higher teacher quality translates into improved student performance, does higher pay necessarily bring the best and the brightest to the profession? 

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ERI Compensation Research Cited in Portland Business Journal

by ERI Salary Surveys 27. October 2011 09:47

Nonprofit executive compensation research conducted by ERI Economic Research Institute was cited in a recent Portland Business Journal article, “Goodwill CEO Miller highest-paid in state,” by Mathew Kish, Staff Writer.

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Senator Grassley Requests Examination of Public Charity Definition

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 19. October 2011 09:12

At the Senate Finance Committee Hearing, “Tax Reform Options: Incentives for Charitable Giving” on October 18, 2011, the ability for individual taxpayers to deduct charitable contributions was the major focus as the search for additional sources of tax revenue and discussion of tax reform are getting serious in these tight economic times.

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Pay for Charity Board Members Under Fire

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 6. October 2011 09:14

In Massachusetts, paying charity board members could actually be against the law; if House Bill 3516 is passed.

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What’s Ahead for Nonprofit Executive Salary Increases? Not Too Much!

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 27. September 2011 09:16

The Chronicle of Philanthropy recently reported that planned increases for CEOs of charities and foundations will be modest again in the coming year–averaging around 3%.

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