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Pension sponsors receive 'lump of coal' this year as rates remain stubbornly low: Mercer

After a promising start in 2014, Canadian pension plan sponsors aren’t in for a very happy new year, according to consultants at Mercer.

Long-term interest rates were expected to rise, but the reverse happened, meaning plan sponsors are likely to have to increase their contributions to pensions. 272 more words

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Straight talk - Connecting leaders with employees

I’m just reading the Towers Watson 2014 report on the Global Workforce.  Some real insights that could impact companies significantly in the next year.

The headlines: A) the disconnect between what employees want from work and what management thinks they want B) Lack of trust and engagement with immediate managers C) Motivation. 331 more words

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