the winter of our discontent?

White, Alan
October 2009
Human Resources Magazine;Oct/Nov2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p24
The author discusses the issue of wage increase during the 2009 economic crisis. Although it is understood that companies are not obliged to increase salaries, some who plan to do so have limited budgets, while some are required by contracts. The managers who are able to increase the pay of their employees are also the ones who adjust their wage scale according to market demand. This strategy is needed to retain quality employees and stay competitive.


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