Acknowledged author Joseph J. Martocchio wrote Employee Benefits comprising 400 pages back in 2017. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 1259712281 and 9781259712289. Since then Employee Benefits textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $52.53 or rent at the marketplace.
Course Overview by Author: Employee benefits refer to compensation other than hourly wage, salary, or incentive payments. Benefits programs are characterized by: Protection, Paid Time Off, and Accommodation and Enhancement.
Protection programs - provide family benefits, promote health, and guard against income loss caused by catastrophic factors such as unemployment, disability, and serious illnesses.
Paid time-off policies - compensate employees when they are not performing their primary work duties, for example, vacation and holidays.
Accommodation and enhancement benefits - promote opportunities for employees and their families, including stress management classes, flexible time, and tuition reimbursement.
Text Overview: Practical approach. Commonly referenced by HR practitioners. Contains 12 chapters, organized into 4 parts: (1) Introduction to Employee Benefits; (2) Retirement, Health Care, and Life Insurance; (3) Services; and (4) Extending Employee Benefits.
Each chapter contains a chapter outline, learning objectives, key terms, discussion questions, and 2 brief cases.