No More Nonprofit Status for the NFL – What Will Change?

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 30. April 2015 12:53
A few days ago, the National Football League (NFL) announced that it will be relinquishing its nonprofit status, because “the owners have decided to eliminate the distraction associated with misunderstanding of the league office's status,” according to Robert McNair, chairman of the league finance committee. What will actually be the impact of this change? [More]

Factors Affecting Nonprofit Executive Compensation

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 20. April 2015 12:30
Because of changes in the nonprofit sector in the last few decades, researchers Peter Frumkin, PhD, and Elizabeth K. Keating, CPA, PhD, looked at the relationship between compensation levels and certain characteristics of organizations. Their article, entitled "What Drives Nonprofit Executive Compensation?," is available at the Nonprofit Quarterly and should be of interest to ERI’s Nonprofit Comparables Assessor subscribers and those interested in nonprofit executive compensation. [More]

Employers Eyeing Health Care Benefits in 2015

by ERI Salary Surveys 2. April 2015 09:11
As employers across all industries aim to draw in and retain top performers in 2015, providing an attractive health care plan continues to be a crucial aspect of benefits management. At the same time, employers are also facing new challenges mandated by legislation while trying to keep a lid on the cost growth of benefits. Benchmarking health plan costs and practices with other employers in the external marketplace is the first step in evaluating the effectiveness of current strategies or potential changes. [More]