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Jeff’s Employee Retention Blog, Tips and Advice

Why Many Older Workers Retire

What this employee retention speaker and employee retention expert has found is many older workers stop working earlier than they would like.  It is other factors at work that make the organization onerous to work.  Most of these factors can be prevented if...

Where Have the Go-Getters Gone?

What this employee retention speaker and employee retention expert found appalling was that there was little talk of motivating people.  It was as if people are supposed to come to these organizations and be highly motivated.  These employers need to recognize...

Space to Collaborate

Recently, this employee retention speaker and employee retention expert had the opportunity to visit one of my clients.  The President has always been a proponent of collaboration.  This philosophy has held them in good stead for many years.  He even created a...

Treat them Right and Have Fun

When this employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer showed up at the facility to have his colonoscopy done, I was informed I had the right time for the procedure but the wrong day!  I suspected it was my mistake and I immediately thought of all the...

Create NO Phone Zones

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author has recently observed some things in training sessions I’ve conducted, in meetings I’ve attended, my personal behavior, and just in life in general when it comes to cell phone usage and the distraction...

Articulate Positive Behaviors

As an employee retention speaker and employee retention author, rules drive me crazy.  Don’t get me wrong, I believe in rules because they promote an environment where people don’t abuse each other and add a semblance of order.  But rules are not the best way to...

Expect the Best…Want the Best

This employee retention speaker and employee retention author is always amazed when he hears employers or leaders say they “expect the best” from their employees.  They want excellence from their employees.  However, as the discussion continues it becomes apparent,...

Gruff But Caring

This employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer was intrigued by listening to one of the foremen in the workshop.  This foreman was a gruff, crusty old leader who had been with the organization for over 25 years.  On the surface that is what came...

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Nepotism on Steroids

This HR Leader began talking with this employee retention speaker and employee retention expert because she was at a loss to deal with an interesting case of nepotism.  In this particular case, she has a department in her organization where there is a toxic...

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Chief Encouragement Officer (CEO)

This employee retention speaker and employee retention expert was eating a peaceful lunch and then I heard this major commotion from across the courtyard.  There were people laughing shouting and having a great time.  As most of you know who read the blog of this...

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