cost of living adjustments Archives

Age Of The Un-COLA: The Cost Of Living Myth

Just 11 percent of employers award cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) to employees

Just 11 percent of employers award cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs) to employees, preferring to award promotional and merit increases, according to a WorldatWork study on compensation practices. COLA refers to an across-the-board wage and salary increase designed to bring pay in line with increases in the cost of living to maintain real purchasing power. Cost of living… Read More →

The Buzz on AZNow.Biz – November 15, 2010

Arizona Business Magazine's Editor-in-Chief Janet Perez
by in Columnist Spotlight | Workforce

This week on AZNow.Biz, we offer six types on starting your own business in this down economy. Also, you’ll meet a man who immigrated to the Valley from Ethiopia and now owns his own business. Plus, later in the week we’ll have the latest unemployment numbers for the state. The Buzz on AZNow.Biz – November… Read More →