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human resources

The fancy word for "people." The human resources department within an organization, years ago known as the "personnel department," manages the administrative aspects of the employees.
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Excel Skills for Compensation Professionals is one of four WorldatWork training courses and resources that assist compensation professionals with their day-to-day tasks in Excel, including Excel Tips for Compensation Professionals, Excel Dashboards: A How-to for Compensation Professionals, and Quantitative Principles in Compensation Management.
The role of HR professionals in designing sales compensation plans continues to grow in many organizations, and the value of credentials has never been more important," said James Stoeckmann, a WorldatWork Certified Sales Compensation Professional and practice leader.
At the core, a meaningful compensation philosophy should provide the board of directors and compensation professionals with a guide on how to define the competitive market for attracting and retaining human capital, the key components the organization believes will best motivate and retain that human capital, the relative value between those components, and the value of an employee's total compensation relative to competitive market values.
The convention of the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions (IAIABC) provides chief executives, insurers and TPAs, employers, vendors, medical providers and other workers' compensation professionals with a range of programs that cover today's important and controversial topics in workers' compensation.
The conference is attended by approximately 7,000 workers' compensation professionals from across the United States.
Three executive compensation professionals provide "best practice" guidelines to compensation committee members at publicly and privately held companies on measures of executive performance, appropriate levels of compensation, and proper mixes of compensation and incentives.
The Association of Workers' Compensation Professionals (AWCP) is offering the Federal Posting-Employee Rights poster.
Held every August in Orlando, the WCEC attracts the largest gathering of workers' compensation professionals in the country, bringing some 8,000 attendees and more than 300 exhibitors together for four days of intense learning, networking, and information sharing.
Formed by workers compensation professionals, Kids' Chance is a national organization that awards scholarships to students (ages 16-25) whose parent's on-the-job death or catastrophic injury resulted in a substantial decline in family income.
Her vast regulatory leadership uniquely positions her to guide our community of finance and compensation professionals on issues of good corporate governance, financial regulation, and enforcement policy and focus.
The Certified Equity Professional Institute (CEPI) was founded in 1989 by a group of equity compensation professionals.