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Beyond the Whim of the Market: Performance Alternatives to FMV Stock Options

Explore a number of tried and true solutions as well as creative new solutions for designing an equity incentive program that emphasizes performance and motivates employees through better line-of-sight. Includes a comparative review of various equity incentive structures, encompassing strategic goals and design considerations, tactical considerations, as well as the cost of those solutions. Read more

Assessing CEO Performance: It Goes Beyond the Numbers

Most Boards rely solely on the corporation’s financial performance. But by their own admission, many compensation committee members agree that measuring a CEO’s ability to establish strategic direction, build a management team, and lead is more critical than certain quantitative measures. Read the entire article (PDF) written by Seymour Burchman. Read more