Competency-based pay

Antony Jenkins performance-bonus

Performance bonuses: who truly deserves them?

As Barclays CEO Antony Jenkins takes his first annual bonus since joining the bank in August 2012, despite a legacy...

Teachers agree to 10% pay demand

14 Apr 2009

The National Union of Teachers (NUT) yesterday demanded a 10% pay rise or at least £3,000, whichever is greater.At the...

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Equality commission calls for equal pay review

16 Mar 2009

Equal pay law should be radically reformed to prevent costly tribunal cases and encourage employers to take a proactive approach...

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£100,000 a year nurse wins public support

1 Dec 2008

News that an NHS nurse has broken the £100,000 salary barrier has been welcomed by the public.The Sunday Times yesterday...

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AUDIO: Friday Podcast

23 Nov 2007

Human resources news and analysis including: the winners of the Personnel Today Awards 2007 why the FA should use psychometric testing, and...

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Performance-related pay: Creating a buzz

11 Sep 2007

The businessBusy Bees is the fifth largest nursery chain in the UK, with 47 facilities providing just over 4,000 childcare...

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Employers and workers join call to include benefits packages in job advertisements

19 Jul 2006

Full benefits package would differentiate firms from competitors.

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Building a happier workplace

9 May 2006

A survey to assess the impact of performance-related pay in the construction sector proves that it is good for workforce morale and employee work-life balance. By Brian Green

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What a performance

17 Jan 2006

The use of performance-related pay is growing on a global scale

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Uninspired staff hold back UK business

9 Aug 2005

UK businesses are losing talented younger staff as uninspired 'stags' block their career paths.

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Finance workers pay rises given as bonuses

5 Aug 2005

Although finance workers enjoyed performance related bonuses up 3.75% in the nine months to May, few saw basic salaries increase

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Bonus boosts nets senior UK executives extra cash

7 Mar 2005

Median bonuses were 10% higher in 2004 than in the previous year, but salaries were unchanged, survey shows

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Asda gives £70m profit share to employees

28 Feb 2005

Asda employees have shared almost £70m in performance-related bonuses since Wal-Mart bought the UK supermarket business five years ago

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Catering group puts an end to unmerited bonuses

6 Jan 2005

The Compass Group catering firm has introduced new restrictions to its executive bonus plans, to ensure that bosses are only...

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Performance-related police pay now linked to promotion of diversity

1 Dec 2004

Police officers will not receieve performance-related pay unless they can prove they have properly promoted equality and diversity within their...

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