Incentive pay

BT under fire for big bonus payouts to executives

28 May 2009

BT has come under fire for awarding big bonus payouts. The telecoms group – which has recently announced plans to...

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BT under fire for big bonus payouts to executives

28 May 2009

BT has come under fire for awarding big bonus payouts. The telecoms group – which has recently announced plans to...

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Tesco staff bonuses top £98m in shares as retailer reports record £3bn profit

26 May 2009

More than 207,000 Tesco staff will share £98m in bonuses after the supermarket giant’s annual results showed profits had soared...

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NHS staff offered millions of pounds for cost-cutting ideas

27 Apr 2009

NHS staff could be paid millions of pounds for suggesting innovative cost-cutting measures which are then adopted by the health...

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Goldman Sachs promises massive pay rises after strong first quarter

15 Apr 2009

Thousands of UK staff at Goldman Sachs have been promised a 33% pay rise after the bank posted strong earnings...

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25% pay increase needed to meet nuclear safety watchdog recruitment target

14 Apr 2009

New recruits to the nuclear safety watchdog need to be offered 25% more than they currently are to beat staff...

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Councils to be forced to publish chief executives’ pay

31 Mar 2009

Councils will be forced to disclose the pay and remuneration of their chief executives under new measures announced yesterday.Local government...

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£10,000 bonuses for top teachers who stay at struggling schools

13 Jan 2009

The best teachers will receive a £10,000 ‘golden handcuff’ for working at the worst performing secondary schools, according to plans...

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Health benefits nearly as important as pensions for half of UK workers

22 Sep 2008

More than half of UK workers want their employer to take more responsibility for their health and wellbeing needs, with...

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Generation Y influenced more by salaries than perks

15 Sep 2008

EXCLUSIVELeading HR directors have warned the profession to rethink policies for recruiting and retaining younger workers – after research revealed...

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Work relationships mean more to employees than pay

4 Jun 2008

Pay is less important than relationships with colleagues and type of work in retaining staff, according to research released today.The...

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O2 takes broadband approach to incentivising staff

17 Apr 2008

Mobile phone giant O2 is set to replace its £15m annual ‘Thanks a Million’ reward scheme with a new incentive...

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Majority of GPs willing to work out-of-hours for more pay

18 Mar 2008

One-third of GPs would work out-of-hours, but only if they receive a pay increase, a survey has revealed. The research,...

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Asda staff to pocket share of £21m bonus

14 Feb 2008

Supermarket giant Asda’s 127,000 employees will share a record £21m bonus this month.Employees with more than six months’ service working...

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Performance-related pay imposed at Yahoo

12 Feb 2008

Human resources (HR) staff at Yahoo have been told to reduce employee pay expectations as the internet search engine giant...

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