Compensation and Benefits Management

Thinking strategically about reward


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in Open Executive Education in Belgium and #27 worldwide


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Want to motivate your teams to focus on your organisation’s strategic objectives? But don’t know the best approach to remuneration? If you’re an HR professional who wants to develop a comprehensive understanding of strategic rewarding, this programme is for you. 

The way your company approaches compensation and benefits can make a real difference to performance. So discover how to drive motivation and engagement – and get the dynamics of reward and compensation working for you. 

Detailed programme

Gain a deep understanding of the thinking and techniques you need to align reward to your company’s strategic goals. In this highly-engaging programme, you’ll interact with your peers and experts, take part in discussions and share insights. 

Over 4.5 thought-provoking days, you’ll learn approaches that you can implement immediately to create real impact in your organisation. You’ll enhance your company – and your career.  

Module 1: Strategic rewards unveiled  

  • Explore what employees want 
  • Discover how to position rewards 
  • Learn to align rewards with strategy 

Module 2: Total Rewards live webinar 

  • Put your strategic knowledge into action  
  • Make rewards fair and motivating  
  • Experience Total Rewards in practice 

Module 3: Great communications webinar 

  • Discover the power of communicating rewards  
  • Explore pay transparency 
  • Dive into Total Reward Statements 

Module 4: Choice of webinars on compensation 

  • Learn about benchmarking and market positioning  
  • Make “pay for performance” work   
  • Dive deep into Salesforce Compensation  

Module 5: Webinars on benefits in Belgium and The Netherlands 

  • Learn how to customise rewards  
  • View supplementary pensions through a strategic reward lens   

Module 6: Creating real impact

  • Take part in a workshop on your organisation’s reward audit
  • Share experiences and best practice
  • Understand tax implications in Belgium and The Netherlands

Why this programme

  • Develop and implement strategically-aligned approaches for your company 
  • Discover practical concepts and tools 
  • Understand direct financial rewards and benefits – and how to embed them 
  • Get insight into the latest approaches and thinking 
  • Put your new knowledge into action as you work on cases 
  • Get feedback from experts and your peers – and create real impact in your organisation 

Who should attend

  • Strategic compensation and benefits management professionals 
  • HR generalists and business partners

In previous editions, we had the pleasure of welcoming participants from companies like:

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Success stories

Hannelies Slabbynck

“This programme makes you think, and it’s highly applicable to your own organisation. In addition, I really appreciated the interaction among the participants – I was able to expand my comp and ben network considerably! So I would recommend the programme to everyone involved in compensation and benefits.”


Xavier Baeten

Xavier Baeten

Professor of Reward & Sustainability

Xavier Baeten is highlighting the vital role of rewarding in helping organisations deliver their strategy and gain competitive advantage.

Carine Peeters

Carine Peeters

Professor of Strategy

Carine Peeters is a firm believer in boosting company performance through people.

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Marjolein Van der Weerden

Marjolein Van der Weerden