Category: Foundation Courses
Field of Study: Business Management & Organization
Audience: HR Managers, HR Generalists
Level of Difficulty: Overview
Delivery Method: Self-Study
Some college level courses with moderate algebraic training
This course describes the economic, social, organizational and technical environments that influence compensation and benefits administration in the United States. Current and historical influences are discussed. Employment demographics and trends are examined. Labor markets, worker values, organization factors and the impact of the Internet are a few of the topics covered.
- Discuss relevant social demographics and their effect on the labor force
- Understand the fundamentals of the Social Security system
- Describe the changes in compensation administration that have occurred because of the Internet
- Use the Internet and software applications to research compensation program policies
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