Concurrent Sessions


Day and Time
:
Tuesday, October 22 at 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Track:
Total Rewards

Framework:
Core

 Room
Summit 8

How Do Institutions Afford Living Wage Policies?

A small but growing number of institutions have adopted living wage policies and/or practices to ensure that their employees –– and often contractors –– are treated with dignity and paid adequate wages. How do they afford it? Learn how institutions –– large and small, public and private –– have met their financial goals while becoming known as employers of choice as we explore the costs and benefits of just employment practices.

Ken Weidner, Assistant Professor of Management, Saint Joseph University