Cornell University

Institute for Compensation Studies™

273 Ives Faculty Building, 607-255-4424

Institute for Compensation Studies Advanced Certificate in Performance Pay, Metrics and Practice Alignment

The Institute for Compensation Studies Advanced Certificate in Performance Pay, Metrics and Practice Alignment serves compensation practitioners, analysts, managers and experienced HR professionals and business partners. Courses provide in-depth instruction across a broad spectrum of pay-for-performance considerations.

Course Content Includes:

  • Systems and organizational thinking in the framing of pay
  • Case studies and action-learning lab exercises to illustrate key concepts
  • Metrics necessary for aligning practice with strategy
  • Valuable opportunities for peer-to-peer learning
  • Curriculum designed in collaboration with senior faculty at Cornell University's ILR School 

While each course can be taken on a stand-alone basis, the Institute for Compensation Studies™ (ICS) Advanced Certificate in Performance Pay, Metrics and Practice Alignment is given to recognize completion of the four courses in the certificate curriculum.

  1. Beyond Base Pay – Using Incentive and Equity to Drive Performance
  2. Executive, Key Talent & Superstar Pay-for-Performance
  3. Evaluating Performance-Based Compensation Programs: Tools and Techniques
  4. Optimizing Performance Pay Mix & Managing Compensation Change

Upcoming ICS Advanced Certificate Courses

Executive, Key Talent & Superstar Pay-for-Performance
September 18-19, 2014
New York, NY

Evaluating Performance-Based Compensation Programs: Tools and Techniques
November 13-14, 2014
New York, NY