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Category: Equal Pay


Pay equality: why now is the time to get your house in order

Corporate Governance | Pay Transparency | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Exec pay | Covid-19 | Responsible Reward

The long-term picture will only become known with the passage of time, however, whilst business may be a little slower and some of our typical processes postponed, the world will keep turning and a return to a feudalist barter system seems a little unlikely, which is why now is a great time to prepare for the future.

Posted by Ben Rowley on
14 July 2020

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How Covid-19 will affect your gender pay gap and why you should still publish this year

HR Reward | Reward Consultancy | Equal Pay | Gender Pay Gap | Gender Pay Reporting | Analytics | Covid-19

Organisations cannot afford to take their eye off the ball with Gender Pay, despite the government suspending publication of the 2019 figures. Actions taken now to reduce the impact of Covid-19 on businesses will have a significant impact on your results, as well as causing potential equal pay issues down the line. 

Posted by Sarah Lardner on
26 March 2020

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Download our Responsible Reward guide

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Our aim in producing this guide is to share knowledge around what responsible reward means today and bring it to life with practical examples which you may want to explore at your organisation.

Posted by Justine Woolf on
11 February 2020

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Equal Pay: Managing historical pay imbalances

HR Reward | Pay Transparency | Reward Consultancy | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Equal Pay Audits | BBC Gender Pay Gap

The recent case of Samira Ahmed vs. the BBC has highlighted issues that many organisations face when managing pay. Justine Woolf asks: how do we ensure we're paying fairly? And how do we manage the impact of historic pay imbalances?

Posted by Justine Woolf on
14 January 2020

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Data is king: social mobility proposals and class pay gap reporting could be on the horizon. Are you ready?

Equal Pay | Good data | Measuring pay

A new report is calling for specific legislation to tackle class discrimination in the workplace and this would make it compulsory for employers to report class pay gaps. But what does and could this really mean for employers in the real world?

Posted by James Bigus on
17 September 2019

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5 ways to measure how inclusive your reward strategy is

Equal Pay | Gender Pay | BAME reporting | Reward Strategy

The notion of inclusivity has never been more prevalent in the workforce. In our third year of gender pay reporting, with ethnicity reporting legislation on the horizon, and the need to show that, as an employer, you are inclusive and do not discriminate employees has never been more important. But how do we truly measure how inclusive our reward strategy is?

Posted by Mark Macoun on
10 September 2019

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Gender Pay Reporting - Lessons from the UK

HR Reward | Pay Transparency | Reward Consultancy | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Gender Pay Gap | Gender Pay Reporting | Measuring pay | Employee communications | Analytics | Women in leadership

Having recently spoken at the Irish national parliament on lessons from the UK's Gender Pay Reporting, Innecto's Emer Bucukoglu takes us through key findings from Year 1, and her recommendations for future reporting.

Posted by Emer Bucukoglu on
07 August 2018

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3 reasons why job evaluation is more relevant than ever

Corporate Governance | HR Reward | Pay Transparency | Reward Consultancy | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Reward Intelligence | Pay & Reward | Reward

It's worth reminding ourselves of the usefulness and versatility of job evaluation, says Innecto's Alastair Cole. Here's 3 ways it benefits your business - from Equal Pay claims, to evolving governance demands, to organisational design.

Posted by Alastair Cole on
05 June 2018

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Audio blog – Gender Pay Year 2

HR Reward | Pay Transparency | Reward Consultancy | Performance Related Pay | Equal Pay | Gender Pay | Gender Pay Gap | Gender Pay Reporting | Pay & Reward | Analytics | Women in leadership

Join Deborah as she interviews HR Directors at England & Wales Cricket Board and Equifax about their experiences of the Gender Pay Gap Reporting process.

Posted by Deborah Rees-Frost on
22 May 2018

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Now is a crucial time for action on Gender Pay – and here’s why

HR Reward | Pay Transparency | Reward Consultancy | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Equal Pay Audits | Gender Pay | Gender Pay Gap | Gender Pay Reporting | Analytics | Reward

Gender Pay is a hot topic, but the real test will be whether companies can reduce their gap over the next few years. Director of Consulting Deborah Rees-Frost explains why now is such an important time for improving your results, and offers some top tips to get started.

Posted by Deborah Rees-Frost on
17 April 2018

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Fairness in Pay Part 3 - Equal Pay: Time for a rethink

HR Reward | Reward Consultancy | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Equal Pay Audits | Gender Pay | Gender Pay Gap | Gender Pay Reporting | Pay & Reward | Reward

Here at Innecto we’ve been conducting equal pay audits for over a decade, but recent cases have shown that some employers are only now realising the extent of the problem. Client Director Justine Woolf brings some fresh thinking to the question of how we in HR can make sure every employee gets a fair deal.

Posted by Justine Woolf on
27 February 2018

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Fairness in Pay Part 2 - Gender Pay: Taking the plunge

HR Reward | Reward Consultancy | Pay Fairness | Equal Pay | Gender Pay | Gender Pay Gap | Gender Pay Reporting | Pay & Reward | Employee engagement | Employee communications | Analytics | Communications | HR Ethics | BBC Gender Pay Gap | Reward

The vast majority of eligible companies have yet to report their gender pay figures, in part because of fears over reputational damage. In his first blog for Innecto, Senior Consultant James Bigus explains why putting off dealing with the gender pay gap is a mistake, both for your reputation and for your ability to tackle it in the long run.

Posted by James Bigus on
20 February 2018

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