Contributor : Kathy Mahlum

Article | March 6th, 2017

Surging Stock Prices and Your Long-Term Incentive Strategy

What should your bank consider when it comes to the impact of higher stock prices on incentive compensation?

By: Katherine Mahlum, David Seitz
Article | October 12th, 2016

Bank Compensation: Should You Award a Transaction Bonus?

Pearl Meyer looks at how some banks are offering transaction bonuses.

By: Margaret Black, Katherine Mahlum
Article | February 29th, 2016

Director Compensation: Consider Adopting These Big Company Practices at Your Bank

Big companies, including banks, are adopting measures such as retainer-based pay and stock ownership guidelines.

By: Greg Swanson, Katherine Mahlum
Article | October 12th, 2015

How to Set Performance Metrics that Drive Success

Pearl Meyer’s Katherine Mahlum and Dan Wetzel describe how to dig deeper into setting bank wide performance goals to reward and motivate those team members for efforts required to meet your bank’s strategic objectives.

By: Katherine Mahlum, Dan Wetzel
Article | May 20th, 2015

When Your CEO Becomes a Million Dollar Baby

This article describes how to preserve tax deductions for compensation in compliance with Internal Revenue Code Section 162 (m).

By: Katherine Mahlum