Compensation Strategies http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en 10 Health-Care Plan Questions Employers Must Be Prepared to Answer http://www.industryweek.com/none/10-health-care-plan-questions-employers-must-be-prepared-answer <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>With healthcare complexity increasing, employers must offer more advice, education and decision support tools to help employees choose the right insurance plan.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/none/10-health-care-plan-questions-employers-must-be-prepared-answer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/none/10-health-care-plan-questions-employers-must-be-prepared-answer#comments Compensation Strategies None The Latest Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:30:00 +0000 383551 at http://www.industryweek.com Texas With 20 Other States Sues to Block US Overtime Rules http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/texas-20-other-states-sues-block-us-overtime-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The complaint argues that the Labor Department failed to consider regional salary and economic differences in setting the nationwide base pay rate, according to the complaint. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/texas-20-other-states-sues-block-us-overtime-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/texas-20-other-states-sues-block-us-overtime-rules#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Regulations Global Economy Workforce The Latest Thu, 22 Sep 2016 01:03:00 +0000 381651 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Could Performance-Based Pay Be the Answer to Lagging Wages? http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/could-performance-based-pay-be-answer-lagging-wages <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Senior management benefits much more from bonuses than the rank and file. That needs to change.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/could-performance-based-pay-be-answer-lagging-wages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/could-performance-based-pay-be-answer-lagging-wages#comments Compensation Strategies Leadership Workforce The Latest Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:27:00 +0000 377251 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images China Revives American Heartland, One Low Wage at a Time http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/china-revives-american-heartland-one-low-wage-time <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fuyao Glass, a Chinese powerhouse, has brought more than a thousand jobs to Ohio since stepping into an abandoned GM plant. Is this a good thing? And can we expect more of the same in the years to come?</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/china-revives-american-heartland-one-low-wage-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/china-revives-american-heartland-one-low-wage-time#comments Compensation Strategies Competitiveness Companies & Executives Growth Strategies Recruiting / Retention Regulations Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Fri, 09 Sep 2016 15:16:00 +0000 369071 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>The Fuyao Glass America plant in Moraine, Ohio, provided the backdrop for a March speech from Ohio governor and onetime presidential nominee hopeful John Kasich.</p> Ty Wright, Getty Images GM, Ford, Fiat Urged to Look North in Canadian Labor Talks http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/gm-ford-fiat-urged-look-north-canadian-labor-talks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“Without investment and new products for our plants, there is no future for the Canadian auto manufacturing industry. We’ll negotiate with whoever can guarantee that.”</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/gm-ford-fiat-urged-look-north-canadian-labor-talks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/gm-ford-fiat-urged-look-north-canadian-labor-talks#comments Compensation Strategies Companies & Executives Labor / Employment Policy Recruiting / Retention Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:39:00 +0000 337881 at http://www.industryweek.com Scott Olson, Getty Images Will Daimler Dodge Import Tariffs, Unions With New US Factory? http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/will-daimler-dodge-import-tariffs-unions-new-us-factory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The South Carolina plant, which is scheduled to open in 2020, would significantly decrease the company’s worker compensation costs and should increase its American profile for European vans.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/will-daimler-dodge-import-tariffs-unions-new-us-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/competitiveness/will-daimler-dodge-import-tariffs-unions-new-us-factory#comments Compensation Strategies Competitiveness Companies & Executives Corporate Finance & Tax Regulations Finance Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Mon, 01 Aug 2016 13:02:00 +0000 329721 at http://www.industryweek.com Daimler AG Keeping Your Top Performers: Perks that Matter http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/keeping-your-top-performers-perks-matter <div class="field-byline"> Luke Smith, SolidProfessor </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>While your company may not have the means that Google has to offer your employees every perk, you can offer the perks that really matter to them and increase job satisfaction. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/keeping-your-top-performers-perks-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/keeping-your-top-performers-perks-matter#comments Compensation Strategies Workforce The Latest Thu, 09 Jun 2016 15:59:00 +0000 289941 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>The cafeteria at Google&#39; s Washington campus.</p> Getty Images Capture a Composite Picture of the IndustryWeek Best Plants Winners and Finalists - 2011-2015 http://www.industryweek.com/datasheet/capture-composite-picture-industryweek-best-plants-winners-and-finalists-2011-2015 <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/capture-composite-picture-industryweek-best-plants-winners-and-finalists-2011-2015" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/2015IWBP.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"><div></div>The information contained in this nearly 70-page, data-packed Statistical Profile presents a composite picture of INDUSTRYWEEK’s Best Plants winners and finalists for the past five years.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/datasheet/capture-composite-picture-industryweek-best-plants-winners-and-finalists-2011-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Compensation Strategies IW Best Practices Reports Education / Training Lean / Six-Sigma Engagement Maintenance IndustryWeek Best Plants Labor / Employment Policy Quality Recruiting / Retention Safety Strategic Planning & Execution Teamwork Leadership Operations Resources Workforce Gold Wed, 08 Jun 2016 13:07:00 +0000 290171 at http://www.industryweek.com What Manufacturing Workers Want, Part 4 http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturing-workers-want-part-4 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Five fundamental tactics for recruiting and retaining a productive engaged manufacturing workforce.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturing-workers-want-part-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/what-manufacturing-workers-want-part-4#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Recruiting / Retention Workforce Skilled Worker Shortage The Latest Wed, 25 May 2016 17:45:00 +0000 287061 at http://www.industryweek.com Get Ready: New Overtime Rule Will Take Effect December 1 http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/get-ready-new-overtime-rule-will-take-effect-december-1 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new rule more than doubles the overtime pay threshold, which had stood at $23,660 since 2008. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/get-ready-new-overtime-rule-will-take-effect-december-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/get-ready-new-overtime-rule-will-take-effect-december-1#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Wed, 18 May 2016 19:43:00 +0000 284331 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images