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The Pros, Cons, and Misperceptions about TSR

Watch Meridian Partner Annette Leckie discuss these issues for the NYSE Board Governance Series.

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Watch Annette Leckie, Partner, discuss myths about total shareholder return (TSR) and the benefits and concerns of using this long-term incentive measure with Deborah Scally of the NYSE Board Governance Series.

Setting Incentive Plan Goals: Embrace Uncertainty!

Steps directors can take to keep incentive plans motivational in a climate of uncertainty.

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The Holy Grail in executive compensation is to achieve strong alignment between pay and performance. In the quest to achieve this alignment, management teams and board members strive to design the perfect incentive structures, using the most appropriate performance measures…

Finding the Sweet Spot

Balancing Business Needs with External Pressure

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This is America. We don’t disparage wealth. President Barack Obama, February 4, 2009 Despite the president’s words, we have certainly seen plenty of disparagement of “wealth,” at least as it relates to executive compensation. In addition, there is no shortage…