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Jeff’s Employee Retention Blog, Tips and Advice

Say “Hi” to the temp

When this employee retention speaker and employee retention author goes on a tour of a facility with the HR leader or general manager, I can almost always tell who the temporary employees are in the facility.  You can feel the “vibe” from the person taking you on...

Intervention Time

A part of your employee retention strategies should be to be prepared to intervene when you hear an employee is dissatisfied and thinking about leaving the organization.  This employee retention speaker and employee retention author was working with an organization...

Meaningful Work

This past week, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author was meeting with a colleague that shared an article from WorldatWork that indicated that in a study of 3,500 workers in the US, United Kingdom, Canada and Ireland that “meaningful work...

Interview for my current job…are you serious?

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author was shocked when a colleague mentioned to him that his employer wanted him to “interview for his current job”  because my colleague’s organization had two divisions that were being merged so everyone was...

Simple…Not Easy

Last week, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author presented to an organization on how to build employee loyalty by giving your employees C.R.A.P.  (Caring, Respect, Appreciation and Praise).  I took them through the fundamentals that are...

I Won’t Put Up with it!

This past week, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author was having a conversation with a person he knows and this person mentioned that the organization they are with is being realigned and that they were hiring a new/additional supervisor...

Employee Turnover…Let’s Just Accept It!

Recently, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author was reading a CNBC article about coping with employee turnover in the high-tech industry.  At first, I read the article and had to say to myself “is what I am reading really right?  Are they...

My Favorite Culvers Restaurant Gets It!

The other thing this employee retention speaker and employee retention author likes about this particular Culvers is the crew that works there.  Virtually everyone that works there is a millennial or a Gen Z.   This crew is incredible.  I hear SO many people whine...

Clueless at the Top

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author had to stop at the pharmacy to pick up a prescription yesterday.  As always, I chat with the regular pharmacist that is always on duty.  Yesterday, she looked frazzled and frustrated so I asked why. She...

Work the Process

Having spent the bulk of my career in manufacturing, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author is a big believer in process.  Process. Process. Process.  One of my first bosses always told me, “If you work the process, the process will work for...

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