The Right Tool for the Right Compensation Job

Perry Doody, CompTrak Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder One of the things I really enjoy in my spare time is taking on Do-It-Yourself projects. A few years back, my family and I purchased a cottage and it has given me the opportunity to try and learn new DIY skills like building a treehouse and renovating the kitchen. If I have learned anything …

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Startups Provide Co-op Students with New Insights into Business

Spotlight: Mahdi Khandaker – CompTrak’s Fall Co-op By: Bella Chow I recently made the jump to a start-up. Before that, I built my career working primarily in large financial institutions. My prior roles included managing co-op programs where there would be upwards of 125 co-ops in a work term. These programs were highly structured, offering students exposure to different individuals …

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How to Choose the Right HR Software for Your Company

When it comes to compensation management, we all hate the idea of being buried in piles of paperwork, wasting our time producing reports, staring at spreadsheets and being trapped in an endless cycle of overprocessing and errors.   Acting as a lifeline to hold on to in the rough waters of HR management, businesses can alternatively choose to hop on board …

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Freedom within a Framework – CompTrak Flexing its Muscle

Perry Doody, CompTrak Co-Founder and the Compensation Guy. One of my pleasures when travelling for business is visiting different CrossFit gyms. It gets me up early and allows me to get my daily WOD (workout of the day) in. In the past few years, I have visited more than 50 different CrossFit gyms across North America and Europe. Each gym or box, as …

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Monitor and Review all your Compensation Plans in One Framework [video]

Perry Doody, CompTrak Co-Founder and the Compensation Guy. Today I want to take look at one of our new modules at CompTrak, Plan Governance. For many organizations that have multiple compensation plans, it can be a challenge to monitor and review those plans into one central place and retrieve information quickly and easily. Our new Plan Governance module addresses those …

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CompTrak and Movies – Creativity Behind the Camera and Beyond Technology

Perry Doody, CompTrak Co-Founder and the Compensation Guy. One of my summer pleasures has always been going to a nice air-conditioned movie theatre, grabbing a bag of popcorn and letting myself escape reality for a few hours with a great story. I have been looking forward to the opening of Once Upon A Time in Hollywood for many months. I …

Get Started with Total Rewards Statements

Perry Doody, CompTrak Co-Founder and the Compensation Guy. We have been fortunate to have delivered many different versions of online and mobile compensation statements. There are three key elements that are critical to a successful Total Rewards Statement: 1. The statement needs to be a personalized experience. There is nothing more personal than compensation. The employee should experience and feel …

What Makes a Great Compensation Plan

Perry Doody, CompTrak Co-Founder and the Compensation Guy. I often get asked what makes a great compensation plan? Over the course of the last twenty years, I have had the privilege to see many compensation plans. There are two key elements that stand out for me. Alignment with Strategic Goals The first key element to a great plan is the …