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Jeff’s Employee Retention Blog, Tips and Advice

I Like Working with People

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author has found it fascinating as I talk with my contacts in companies who are now working remotely and have been doing so for a couple months now.  Over the past five years it has become more common to work...

Save Aggravation…Ask!

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author is fortunate to have excellent neighbors that live around him.  Recently, one of my neighbors was looking at putting up a fence in his back yard and making some changes to the grading in his back yard. ...

We’re too busy to do training!

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author actually hears two excuses why training can’t be done.  Here is a partial list: “We’re too busy to do training.” Normally when you have the money to be able to afford training is when you are busy. ...

Communication Impact

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author always felt that organizational communication was one of the major strengths of companies where he had worked.  It seemed to come so easy.  I had GMs and plant managers that believed in it, had used it...

I finally realize how important my role is!

Earlier this week, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author wrote a blog about how poorly a furlough was handled by the HR leadership in an organization. After writing the article, I was bothered because, having spent 25 years as an HR leader,...

Where’s HR?

When dinosaurs roamed the earth, this now employee retention speaker and employee retention author was an HR leader is a variety of different industries.  I realized that one of the key roles I had was to “be there for your people.”  I can’ t imagine that an HR...

They Want to See You

Senior leadership all too often makes the mistake of not being as visible as they should be or, in some cases being virtually invisible to their workforce.  That is a major mistake in the opinion of this employee retention speaker and employee retention author.  If...

Stay in Touch

The advantage this employee retention speaker and employee retention author has is that he had more than 25 years in human resources prior to starting his consulting firm.  In that 25 years, I saw multiple recessions which resulted in layoffs, furloughs and...

You Earn Loyalty

Recently, this employee retention speaker and employee retention author was talking on the phone to a long-standing client about the impact of the Covid-19 virus on their business.  Fortunately, they are a defense contractor so they are remaining open and in full...

Build a Foundation

When this employee retention speaker and employee retention author was speaking with the president of a company that had a growing employee retention problem, we gravitated to the topic of training for his senior leadership team.  Looking at a lot of the other key...

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