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The Unresponsive Boss

This employee retention expert and employee retention speaker got a call about a week ago from a former student who I’d had in class more than 15 years ago.  He and I have stayed in touch over the years and I have followed his career as he has progressed into the...

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You Take Care of Us

This employee retention expert and employee retention speaker was touring with the President of the company.  This particular operation was part of a larger corporation.  As we strolled through the operation, numerous people stopped us to chat, and everyone said...

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Road Hard and Put Away Wet

How does it apply to your workforce?  During the Covid-19 pandemic, many organizations struggled to keep up with the changes that were taking place with remote work as well as the long hours because of being short-staffed as Covid-19 rolled through their...

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Walk the Talk

This employee retention expert and employee retention speaker were talking and as the conversation progressed we began talking about how it is going post-covid in his organization.   He is the President of a company that is part of a major corporation.  He is in...

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My Job’s Not Enjoyable Anymore

Like most conversations, this young guy and this employee retention expert got talking about work.   As we talked and he found out I was an employee retention speaker, he said to me, “I’m going to start looking for a new job because “my job’s not enjoyable...

Do What’s Important

Unfortunately, we tend to get caught up doing grinding sort of tasks like paperwork and lose sight of what really drives the organization toward success and lowers employee turnover.  This employee retention speaker and employee retention expert wanted to emphasize...

These Are My Expectations

This employee retention speaker and employee retention expert listen to employers all the time about the fact that, oftentimes, new employees don’t live up to the expectations they have for these new employees.  Then, when this employee recruitment expert probes...

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This Lettuce is Slimy

The stories this employee retention speaker and employee retention expert hears never cease to amaze me.  A friend of mine works in food service for a large institution with a huge cafeteria so they serve meals three times a day.  He prides himself on serving meals...

Are you Approachable?

This employee retention speaker and employee retention expert find that approachability is difficult to describe.  In most cases, a lack of approachability exists because of a lack of trust between the leader and the employee that has built up over time.  When the...

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I Told You So

The following is an exact duplicate this employee retention speaker and employee retention trainer wrote on April 22, 2016.  Almost 6 years from today, I did a wake-up call for those in leadership.  It was called “Are You Scared to Death?”  Check it out! Are You...

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