- Deregulation swells CEO paychecks. // Electrical World;03/01/97, Vol. 211 Issue 3, p5
Highlights the increased pay packages of the chief executives of American utility companies reported in `Executive Compensation in the Utility Industries.' Higher base salaries; Popularity of long-term incentive plans; Use of at-risk compensation contingent on executive performance; Survey sample.
- Pay report set to rekindle corporate governance row. Whitehead, Mark // People Management;07/29/99, Vol. 5 Issue 15, p9
Reveals that directors of privatized public utilities in Great Britain are continuing to get pay rises. Other survey findings of Incomes Data Services; Comparison from the earnings of directors in the private sector; Overall pay increase gained by the workforce; Comments from industry officials.
- Young managers are committed to the job. // Utility Week;7/25/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 14, p22
This article focuses on a report about utility managers from generation Y in Great Britain. According to the report, 10% of these managers claim salary was what attracted them to their job. Majority of the managers were attracted to their jobs due to the challenge of the role, while 66% were...
- Top salaries soar but staff pay stands still. Ockenden, Karma // Utility Week;3/11/2005, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p3
Presents the result of a survey on salaries of utility workers in Great Britain compiled by industrial relations research specialist Incomes Data Services. Bargaining groups for utilities; Reasons behind the increase in boardroom pay; Impact of the end of national bargaining on pay rates for...
- Meter Readers, Utilities. // Occupational Outlook Handbook;2008, p1
The article describes the nature and other pertinent information related to the duties of meter readers. It includes information on their training, other qualifications and advancement and earnings are provided. An outlook over the supply and demand for their position is also discussed. A list...
- Red letter days are good for the brain. // Personnel Today;5/6/2008, p48
A blog about employees of public utilities repeatedly sending the same letters to customers is presented.
- Cheers. // Utility Week;5/15/2015, p31
The article reveals that the utilities sector is one of the groups that reported the heaviest degree of alcohol abuse according to the data released by the U.S. government.
- Utilities may need 'wall' between staffs. Daniels, Steve // Crain's Chicago Business;08/30/99, Vol. 22 Issue 35, p14
Reports on a proposed order by the Illinois Commerce Commission that public utilities separate the staffs of their regulated distribution businesses from those of other operations. Concerns that incumbent utilities would have an unfair advantage in the competitive power market; Restrictions on...
- Protective Service Unions' Political Activities and Departmental Expenditures. GELY, RAFAEL; CHANDLER, TIMOTHY D. // Journal of Labor Research;Spring95, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p171
This paper examines how police and firefighter unions' political activities influence departmental expenditures. Unlike prior research, we measure unions ' political activity independently of union bargaining power. Results indicate that a protective service union's electoral activities...