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WorldatWork Course - C8: Business Acumen for Compensation Professionals

  • September 16, 2019
  • 8:30 AM
  • September 17, 2019
  • Holiday Inn Hotel, 10920 Nall Street, Overland Park, KS

Sponsored by Total Rewards KC in Overland Park, Kansas

Register for this event on the WorldatWork website


business acumen for compensation professionals(C8)

Critical Thinking Skills for Today's Leaders

In this competitive, global economy business leaders expect you to go beyond the technical aspects of your job and think like a businessperson. In fact, strategic business understanding was one of eight key differentiators of top performers according to the WorldatWork 2012 Total Rewards Professionals' Career Census.

To gain this understanding, you must embody business acumen skills–knowing what's going on around you and how the business works internally and externally. Having a keen sense of business knowledge is essential for better decision making and driving long-term positive results for your organization.

This course covers the essential skills, behaviors and actions that support the understanding and development of business acumen–helping you learn to see "the big picture," understand finance concepts, recognize the important relationship between compensation plans and the bottom line, and make wiser decisions.

  • Learn what it takes to apply key business acumen skills and behaviors.

  • Understand, evaluate, and articulate the relationship between compensation and business outcomes.

  • Grasp essential financial concepts.

  • Know how your business works and recognize the relationship between the compensation plan and the bottom line.

  • Strengthen communication skills.

    Holiday Inn Hotel & Convention Center

    10920 Nall Ave
    Overland Park, KS  66211
    Phone: (913) 312-0900
    Fax: (913) 312-5992

    Lunch will provided.

    Total Rewards KC has reserved a block of sleeping rooms at the host hotel. Event participants are responsible for making individual room reservations 2 weeks prior to the event. After that date, neither room availability nor the special rate can be guaranteed. To make reservations, please call the hotel listed above and mention you are a Total Rewards KC attendee.

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