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A message from our US & Canada survey leader

April 17, 2020

Many clients have asked about the reliability of our compensation data in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting market volatility. We share that concern and are taking action now so that the surveys we publish in Q3 are relevant and accurately reflect the market. In this brief video Belinda Roberts, Survey Leader for the US and Canada, talks about some of the specific things Mercer is doing now to address these concerns.

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Social Security and Medicare News — Second Quarter 2020

April 15, 2020

Find the answers to these key questions:

  • What is happening to Social Security?
  • Is the future of Social Security affected by the coronavirus?
  • What does Medicare cover for the coronavirus?

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Why survey data (still) matters

April 10, 2020

Times of uncertainty naturally make us feel overwhelmed and anxious. It's tempting to spend time on other essential activities and choose not to participate in compensation and benefits surveys and maybe to even consider compensation surveys as a variable cost that you can reduce this year. Not now; you’re going to need this data.

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Saying goodbye responsibly

April 06, 2020

Regardless of your organization’s rationale for providing outplacement services, how you do it and for whom matters more at this point in history than at any other time. In this article, explore 4 key considerations. Read now.

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Don’t get left in the dust – Join Mercer’s 2020 NA Mining Survey today

April 03, 2020

Change has been on the horizon for the mining industry for a while now. Beyond the increasing number of retiring workers, mining companies have gradually adopted technology to improve data and safety. These two factors have been slowly transforming the work as well as the workers required. Read on to hear about the challenges and solutions in the mining industry.

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COVID-19 Update: Handling mobility issues

March 23, 2020

Global Mobility teams have been front and center dealing with the COVID-19 developments around the world. Companies are striving to keep assignees safe while complying with corporate policies that are changing daily. At Mercer, we have been in ongoing conversations with our clients, discussing a variety of issues flowing from the COVID-19 outbreak, which affect global mobility programs.

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Pulsing with a purpose: 5 considerations for effective employee engagement surveys

March 23, 2020

Pulse surveys can provide critical insights on an ongoing basis to help shape effective employee policies — but only if conducted correctly. Poorly designed pulse surveys can actually have the opposite effect: they’ll drag down morale and hinder productivity. Start pulsing with a purpose by asking yourself these five questions.

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