Compensation Strategies http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6626/more en BP Announces Pay Freezes as Oil Prices Continue Slump http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/bp-announces-pay-freezes-oil-prices-continue-slump <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"We see this as a prudent response to the currently challenging market environment in which we are operating." </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/bp-announces-pay-freezes-oil-prices-continue-slump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/bp-announces-pay-freezes-oil-prices-continue-slump#comments Compensation Strategies Companies & Executives Leadership Workforce The Latest Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:06:00 +0000 158381 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Joshua Lott, Getty Images How Employers Effectively Manage Health Care Cost and Quality [SLIDESHOW] http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/how-employers-effectively-manage-health-care-cost-and-quality-slideshow <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The strategies employers use to more effectively manage health care costs, while improving the quality of health care service. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/how-employers-effectively-manage-health-care-cost-and-quality-slideshow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/how-employers-effectively-manage-health-care-cost-and-quality-slideshow#comments Compensation Strategies Competitiveness Cost Management & BPM The Latest Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:00:00 +0000 154921 at http://www.industryweek.com Driving Innovation Throughout the Company at Marlin Steel http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/driving-innovation-throughout-company-marlin-steel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>10 Leadership Actions that Drive Innovation at Marlin Steel, according to Company President Drew Greenblatt.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/driving-innovation-throughout-company-marlin-steel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/driving-innovation-throughout-company-marlin-steel#comments Compensation Strategies Corporate Culture Engagement Leadership Manufacturing Leader of the Week The Latest Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:30:00 +0000 152531 at http://www.industryweek.com <p> <style type="text/css"> .pquote { background: url("http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/uploads/2014/08/openquote-iw.png") no-repeat!important; color: #000000; font-style: italic; margin: 10px; padding: 10px 1px 1px 50px; font-size: 24px; } .article-image .image-description p { margin: 0; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.9; } .image-description { background: #F8F8F8; font-size: 11px; padding: 5px 5px 3px; color: #000; font-weight: normal;!important; } .pcaption { padding-left: 20px; padding-right: 20px; font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.9; padding-bottom: 2px; } </style> </p> <blockquote class="pquote"> <p>&quot;We don&#39;t treat production employees as blue collar workers, we treat them as professionals. Now we have shop keepers and entrepreneurs.&quot;</p> <p><em>&nbsp;-- Drew Greenblatt</em></p> </blockquote> <div class="pcaption"> <hr /> <p><strong>Title:</strong> President &amp; Owner<br /> <strong>Company: </strong>Marlin Steel Wire Products LLC, Baltimore<br /> <strong>Prior Position:</strong> President &amp; Owner, Lifewatch<br /> <strong>Association Leadership:</strong><br /> Executive Board of Directors, <a href="http://www.nam.org" target="_blank">National Association of Manufacturers</a><br /> Chairman, <a href="http://naji.org/" target="_blank">National Alliance for Jobs and Innovation</a><br /> Chairman, <a href="http://rmiofmaryland.com/" target="_blank">Regional Manufacturing Institute</a></p> <div id="stcpDiv" style="position: absolute; top: -1999px; left: -1988px;"> EmWare, a networking infrastructure technology venture, in which he served as engineering senior VP - See more at: http://www.twice.com/news/people/panasonic-names-rytting-cto/8009#sthash.g7OcXBw1.dpuf</div> <hr /> <p><em>The <strong>IndustryWeek Leader of the Week</strong> highlights the manufacturing leaders, executives and stars who are driving growth in today&#39;s industry and helping to shape the future of manufacturing.</em></p> </div> <hr /> <p>&nbsp;</p> Foxconn Workers Strike at China Factory http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/foxconn-workers-strike-china-factory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>According to the U.S.-based China Labor Watch, the workers were demanding pay raises and improved benefits following reduced production orders from tech firm Hewlett-Packard at the plant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/foxconn-workers-strike-china-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/foxconn-workers-strike-china-factory#comments Compensation Strategies Companies & Executives Labor / Employment Policy Leadership Technology Workforce The Latest Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:07:00 +0000 150421 at http://www.industryweek.com Copyright Daniel Berehulak, Getty Images Walmart Cuts Health Benefits for Some US Part-Time Staff http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/walmart-cuts-health-benefits-some-us-part-time-staff <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Walmart says it plans to eliminate health insurance benefits for some part-time workers in the U.S. and to raise insurance premiums overall to offset rising health-care costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/walmart-cuts-health-benefits-some-us-part-time-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/walmart-cuts-health-benefits-some-us-part-time-staff#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Global Economy Workforce The Latest Tue, 07 Oct 2014 19:52:00 +0000 150311 at http://www.industryweek.com (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Do Monetary Incentives or Rewards Drive Continuous Improvement? http://www.industryweek.com/ask-expert-lean-leadership/do-monetary-incentives-or-rewards-drive-continuous-improvement <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This question is often one of the more controversial and hotly debated topics with companies striving to achieve and sustain excellence. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/ask-expert-lean-leadership/do-monetary-incentives-or-rewards-drive-continuous-improvement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/ask-expert-lean-leadership/do-monetary-incentives-or-rewards-drive-continuous-improvement#comments Ask the Expert - Lean Leadership Compensation Strategies Lean / Six-Sigma Corporate Culture Leadership Operations Workforce The Latest Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:18:00 +0000 145361 at http://www.industryweek.com <div> <div> Larry Fast, Founder and President</div> <div> <a href="http://pathwaysllc.net/" target="_blank">Pathways to Manufacturing Excellence</a></div> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> Exec Pay Study: Top Companies Emphasize Stock Options, Flexibility http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/exec-pay-study-top-companies-emphasize-stock-options-flexibility <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new study finds that high-performing companies' executive pay programs differ from others in the S&P 1500 in several key ways, including putting more emphasis on stock options and targeting pay levels at median market rates.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/exec-pay-study-top-companies-emphasize-stock-options-flexibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/compensation-strategies/exec-pay-study-top-companies-emphasize-stock-options-flexibility#comments Compensation Strategies Workforce The Latest Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:22:00 +0000 143931 at http://www.industryweek.com Hundreds of Bombardier Workers Strike in Canada http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/hundreds-bombardier-workers-strike-canada <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>About 900 employees of Canadian engineering giant Bombardier went on strike Monday at their Ontario factory over benefits and pension plans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/hundreds-bombardier-workers-strike-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/labor-employment-policy/hundreds-bombardier-workers-strike-canada#comments Compensation Strategies Labor / Employment Policy Workforce The Latest Mon, 14 Jul 2014 20:31:00 +0000 142741 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford's CEO Fields Gets 9% Raise in Annual Salary http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/fords-ceo-fields-gets-9-raise-annual-salary <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mark Fields, 53, on Tuesday took the CEO reins from Alan Mulally, who received $23.2 million in total compensation last year, including $2 million in salary.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/fords-ceo-fields-gets-9-raise-annual-salary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/fords-ceo-fields-gets-9-raise-annual-salary#comments Budgeting & Reporting Compensation Strategies Companies & Executives Finance Leadership Workforce The Latest Wed, 02 Jul 2014 14:47:00 +0000 141721 at http://www.industryweek.com Joshua Lott, Getty Images The Sun Never Sets: 5 Tips for Manufacturers Seeking Global Growth http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/sun-never-sets-5-tips-manufacturers-seeking-global-growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>North American manufacturing is enjoying one of its best rallies in years as Asia struggles to earn more business. Before long, American and Canadian producers could find themselves shipping assembled goods overseas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/sun-never-sets-5-tips-manufacturers-seeking-global-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/sun-never-sets-5-tips-manufacturers-seeking-global-growth#comments Compensation Strategies Competitiveness Engagement Global Economy Workforce The Latest Tue, 24 Jun 2014 20:08:00 +0000 140881 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>John Mills&nbsp; ǀ&nbsp; Executive Vice President of Business Development&nbsp; ǀ&nbsp; Rideau Recognition Solutions</p>