Compensation Management in a Knowledge-Based World / Edition 10

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This book offers a practical exploration of the systems, methods, and procedures involved in establishing and administering a compensation system within any organization. Macroeconomics Compensation Concepts. Compensation and Noncompensation. Organizational Structure: Strategic and Tactical Compensation Issues. Legislation and Compensation. Job Analysis, Description, and Evaluation. Job Evaluation: Two Point-Factor Methods. Surveying Market Pay and Compensation Practices. Designing A Base Pay Structure. Team-Based Pay. Measuring and Paying for Performance. Short-Term Incentives. Long-Term Incentives and Wealth Building. Executive and International Compensation. Benefits and Services. Pay Delivery Administration. For entrepreneurs, managers, or anyone who needs to learn about compensation management.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780131494794
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 6/15/2005
  • Series: Alternative eText Formats Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 10
  • Pages: 576
  • Sales rank: 408,158
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents


1. Compensation in a Knowledge-Based Global Economy

2. The Reward System: Compensation and Noncompensation Dimensions

3. The World of Pay and Compensation

4. Organizational Structure: Strategic and Tactical Compensation Issues

5. Legislation and Compensation


6. Job Analysis

7. Job Description

8. Job Evaluation

9. A Point-Factor Method of Job Evaluation

10. Surveying Market Pay and Compensation Practices

11. Designing a Base Pay Structure

12. Team-Based Pay in a Knowledge-Based World


13. Measuring and Paying for Performance

Appendix 13A: Ranking and Rating Instruments and Formats

Appendix 13B: Validity and Reliability

14. Short-Term Incentives

Appendix 14A: Setting Standards and Designing Incentives for an Industrial Economy

Appendix 14B: Two Other Kinds of Gainsharing Plans

15. Long-Term Incentives and Wealth Building

16. Executive and International Compensation

Appendix 16A: Tax Legislation—Related Terms

Appendix 16B: Stock and Stock Equivalent Acquisition Plans

Appendix 16C: Special Corporate Insurance Programs

17. Benefits and Services

18. Pay Delivery Administration

Action Words

Glossary of Terms


Name Index

Subject Index

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