The Advisor

April 27, 2017

2017 Ontario Budget Features Drug Coverage for Young Ontarians AgeD 24 and under

Thursday's budget announcement from Queen's Park provided an interesting win for plan sponsors. Finance Minister Charles Sousa declared a balanced...

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January 12, 2017

Case Study: How to Respond to the Pay Equity Officer

The Pay Equity Office

The Pay Equity Commission and Pay Equity Act demonstrate a positive commitment to fairness and accountability in the workplace. The Pay Equity Office investigates, attempts to settle, and works to resolve pay equity complaints....

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January 04, 2017

Is Salary Budget Increase More Affected by Inflation or Unemployment?

Your Salary Budget Increase Trend

The following graph was taken from Accompass' 2017 Salary Budget Report and examines the evident relationship between unemployment rates, inflation, and salary budget increase. The objective of the chart is to...

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December 21, 2016

How Average Salary Increases Have Changed from 2016 to 2017

The Salary Increase

A salary increase can encourage employee morale, act as incentive for job performance, and help a company retain valuable employees. The vast majority of organizations set their salary increase budget at one of three numbers: ...

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