Jeff’s Employee Retention Blog, Tips and Advice

I Don’t know my Co-Workers

As an employee retention speaker and employee retention author, I am always struck by how little leaders know about the people they work for, those they work with and the people that work for them.  This amazes me in that we spend probably a minimum of 8 waking...

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I Don’t know my Co-Workers

I Just Want to Do My Job!

When speaking to groups about employee retention strategies, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author promotes the strategy of helping people to grow and succeed.  Growth is a huge factor in employee retention for millennials and Gen Z.  That...

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I Just Want to Do My Job!

Employee Retention is a Mindset

CrossFit, like most sports, has taught me some valuable lessons that I apply as I work as an employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer.  This employee retention author went to open gym today and decided to work on his deadlifts.  After doing my...

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Employee Retention is a Mindset

Employee Turnover Spiraling out of Control

As an employee retention trainer and employee retention speaker, I am blessed to be able to travel to locations across the USA and to meet with groups of all different sizes and types.  This past winter, I had the opportunity to travel to St. Cloud MN to speak and...

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Employee Turnover Spiraling out of Control

On Time Performance Appraisals Matter

As an employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer, I have the opportunity to work with a lot of different organizations and leaders.  Generally, my primary contact is a human resources leader.  When working with them, I see some of the good… and not...

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On Time Performance Appraisals Matter

Use Your Engagement Survey

As an employee retention speaker and employee retention author, I see a lot of organizations doing employee engagement surveys.  Then, they either take forever to roll out the results or don’t come up with a comprehensive plan to deal with the issues that were...

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Use Your Engagement Survey

The Case for Employee Retention

Employee retention is the biggest challenge organizations will face in the next decade.  The reality is that baby boomers are retiring at a rate of 10,000 per day.  There are simply not enough people to take the spots of the people that are retiring.  Trying to...

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The Case for Employee Retention

Assimilation Check Ins

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author has seen more information about regular “check ins” as part of the performance management process.  Those check ins seem to focus on how to regularly touch base with an employee after they have been in...

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Assimilation Check Ins

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