Why do you come to work?

Why do you come to work?

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author is fascinated when he hears why people come to work.  Aside from money, (unless you are independently wealthy) most people have some very interesting reasons…when asked!  Unfortunately, most employers and...
Respect What they Do

Respect What they Do

As an employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer, I often see a lack of respect for the jobs that various people do in an organization.  Often time, that lack of respect starts with a lack of understanding of what people do.  It’s rare that it occurs...
Your 2019 Strategic Employee Retention Plan

Your 2019 Strategic Employee Retention Plan

As an employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer, the first thing I ask clients is, “What is your strategy to reduce employee turnover?”  In most cases, this employee retention author hears them tell me a few “actions” that they have taken or are...
Take the Time

Take the Time

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author was at a client recently and was working with a first-line supervisor on an employee retention initiative.  I mentioned the need to take time when an employee comes to him and asks him if he has a minute to...