Latest Mercer Human Resource Consulting Stories

2008-07-31 06:00:55

By Sabine Vollmer, The News & Observer, Raleigh, N.C. Jul. 31--Knock, knock. Who's there? It's Novant Health trying to get into the Triangle. That's no joke.

2006-06-26 10:20:23

By Jeremy Lovell LONDON (Reuters) - Moscow has surged past Tokyo and London to become the world's costliest city with a cost of living almost 25 percent higher than in New York, Mercer Human Resource Consulting said on Monday in its annual survey.

2004-11-27 03:00:12

Health insurance cuts into the bottom line as costs soar in the fifth consecutive year of double-digit increases. Health insurance costs to U.S. employers have jumped by double digit increases over the last four years, effectively doubling in some cases.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.