4 episodes

The world of Compensation & Benefits is often shrouded in secrecy, sometimes scandal, and mind blowing complication.

It’s viewed as a highly controversial department dealing with issues that are now central to the very fabric of society as we enter a post-pandemic world. Enter Totally Rewarding – our podcast is designed to help de-bunk the voodoo and dark magic, shaking off the stereotypical image of what Compensation and Benefits professionals do and how they do it.

Hosted by Jamie Newton - Managing Director of Oakleaf Total Rewards search / oakleaftrs.com

Totally Rewarding Oakleaf Podcasts

    • Business
    • 5.0 • 2 Ratings

The world of Compensation & Benefits is often shrouded in secrecy, sometimes scandal, and mind blowing complication.

It’s viewed as a highly controversial department dealing with issues that are now central to the very fabric of society as we enter a post-pandemic world. Enter Totally Rewarding – our podcast is designed to help de-bunk the voodoo and dark magic, shaking off the stereotypical image of what Compensation and Benefits professionals do and how they do it.

Hosted by Jamie Newton - Managing Director of Oakleaf Total Rewards search / oakleaftrs.com

    Mark Beatty, Senior Vice President of Global Total Rewards - Paramount

    Mark Beatty, Senior Vice President of Global Total Rewards - Paramount

    This week on the podcast we were delighted to host Mark Beatty, Senior Vice President of Global Total Rewards at Paramount. As a former attorney who made the transition into Compensation, Mark brings some interesting insights to the conversation. We explore the best and worst things about the profession, the annual nightmare of comp round and Mark shares some great anecdotes from his career to date.

    • 38 min
    Lisa Vilaverde, Vice President Total Reward - Equinox Group

    Lisa Vilaverde, Vice President Total Reward - Equinox Group

    This week we welcome Lisa Vilaverde, Vice President of Total Reward at Equinox Group in New York. Lisa is a rarity in the Compensation & Benefits profession as someone who developed an incredibly successful career in benefits rising through the ranks at Time Warner and WPP before moving into Total Rewards by taking on Compensation in her current role. During this episode we explore how she made that transition from comp into bens, why this is such a rarity in the market, Lisa offers advice and guidance on how Benefits professionals can broaden their skills and change their career trajectory.

    • 36 min
    Danielle Shanes, Global Head of Benefits - NBA

    Danielle Shanes, Global Head of Benefits - NBA

    Jamie welcomes Danielle Shanes the Global Head of Benefits at the NBA . Together they discuss the challenge of making your benefits offering relevant and engaging to the modern workforce, whether employee benefits are starting to mean more than individual compensation and the future of benefits in 2022 and beyond

    • 34 min
    Greg Johnson, Global Head of Total Rewards - Softbank

    Greg Johnson, Global Head of Total Rewards - Softbank

    Jamie welcomes Greg Johnson the Global Head of Total Rewards for Softbank.  Together they discuss the complex and controversial public perception of Compensation, how Compensation and HR professionals often fail to work well together, the reasons no one seems to ever enter the profession on purpose and how Compensation professionals can often really overcomplicate things!

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
2 Ratings

2 Ratings

Gemma Helliwell ,

Great talk

Great listening to Greg from SoftBank and Jamie Newton.

Karl Helliwell ,

Great topic

A great insight and open talk about some of the complex parts of compensation and benefits. Looking forward to the next episode.

Top Podcasts In Business

Steven Bartlett
PTC
Global
BBC Radio 5 live
BBC Radio 4
Rob Moore