Webcast Replay: Annual Incentive Plans

Webcast Replay: Annual Incentive Plans

November 20 2017

As organizations consider how best to use resources, “pay-for-performance” is an appealing mantra. Incentive compensation remains a powerful tool to motivate, manage and retain key executives.

As with all compensation programs, design considerations are critical when establishing a successful incentive plan. Among the most important and problematic tasks is determining appropriate performance metrics. The right metrics can provide focus, help strengthen the organization financially, and encourage desirable behaviors and outcomes.

In this session we will provide an update on the current state of annual incentive plans, including:

  • Recent trends
  • Policy changes among shareholder advisory groups
  • Challenges compensation committees are facing, including goal setting, use of discretion and payout curves