The Hassle of Performance-Based Pay

Kylie Quetell Compensation/Cash Money, Hourly Hiring, Managing People, Metrics, Payroll, Performance, Performance Reviews, Policies, Training and Development 5 Comments

Are performance-based pay structures worth all of the hassle? It feels like the amount of effort that goes into these pay structures might not be worth the squeeze.  Typically performance-based pay requires the measurement of key performance indicators. That means that I’m paying someone to measure all of the “stuff.” That’s fine for me because as we know, you can’t …

What Would Hotel Tonight Look Like for Jobs?

Kris Dunn Business Development, Change, Communication, Hourly Hiring, HR, HR Tech, Innovation, Mobile, Mobile Recruiting, Online Applications, Recruiting, Talent Acquisition

My friend Tim Sackett tweeted this question out last week–what’s the Hotel Tonight of jobs? For the uninitiated, Hotel Tonight is another on-demand app. Similar to Uber but for hotels, it allows you to scan the area you are in or are traveling to in order to pick up a great deal on a hotel at the level you’re looking for–budget, …

FOT Reviews the ADP Innovation Hype Video

Kris Dunn Innovation, Kris Dunn, Payroll

You know ADP right?  Payroll. Basic HR services. Been around since your grandma was running a sweet little personnel department at the 3-location department store in your hometown. ADP is like IBM.  The saying about IBM used to be that “no one ever got fired for choosing IBM“.  The same could be said for ADP. Safe. Secure. Risk-free in an …

The Post and Pray Podcast E2: The Power of Money (When Motivating Employees) [PODCAST]

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, John Whitaker, Kris Dunn, Podcast

On this episode of The Post and Pray Podcast, we’re following up on John Whitaker‘s post here about the motivational aspects of money in retaining and developing your company’s top talent. For many, workplace rewards and perks can vary—working from home, flex days, bring-your-dog-to-work day, PTO, benefits—whatever it is that baits the hook and lands the fish. But keeping existing talent …

The CYA Report E70: What the heck is Bitcoin? [PODCAST]

Cara Lucas Cara Lucas, HR, Kris Dunn, Payroll

Admit it—you don’t really know what Bitcoin is. It’s one of those topics that’s always in the news for some reason or other, but the concept is still a little bit cloudy for you. No judgement here—instead, we’re going to clear it up for you in today’s CYA Report with guest Rebecca Heyman, Director of People Operations and Product at Zuman, who …