Employee Retention

News and Articles About Employee Retention

Join the League of Extraordinary Bosses: 4 Habits to Cultivate
Leadership Qualities

Join the League of Extraordinary Bosses: 4 Habits to Cultivate

The most effective managers value transparency, practice two-way communication, provide constructive feedback and go above and beyond to serve their employees.
Heather R. Huhman
Remember, It May Take Time for Employees to Bear Fruit
Human Resources

Remember, It May Take Time for Employees to Bear Fruit

Does the New York Knicks president's recent decision to fire the entire coaching staff show that leaders shouldn't be so obsessed with moment-to-moment results?
John Brubaker
6 Ways to Foster More Happiness in the Workplace
Company Culture

6 Ways to Foster More Happiness in the Workplace

Invest a little time into making your company a place of joy, hard work and professionalism, and it just might help your bottom line.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Train and Retain: How to Attract and Motivate a Capable Staff
Hiring

Train and Retain: How to Attract and Motivate a Capable Staff

Seeking out top-notch young employees often leaves business owners feeling disillusioned.
Tom Borg
Radical Transparency Can Re-Energize a Company's Culture and Deliver Results
Transparency

Radical Transparency Can Re-Energize a Company's Culture and Deliver Results

See what a few innovative organizations are doing to foster information sharing, improve the work produced and better employee retention.
Heather R. Huhman
Why Amazon Pays Employees Up to $5,000 to Quit
Quitting a Job

Why Amazon Pays Employees Up to $5,000 to Quit

In a letter to shareholders, Jeff Bezos revealed an interesting company policy that seeks to foster a passionate and dedicated workforce.
Geoff Weiss
Tech Firms Seeking Talent Spring for Spacious, Luxe Quarters
Office Space

Tech Firms Seeking Talent Spring for Spacious, Luxe Quarters

While government cuts its real estate footprint, firms competing for knowledge workers are not crimping on office environments.
Tucker Hughes
18 Easy Ways to Say 'Thanks'
Growth Strategies

18 Easy Ways to Say 'Thanks'

In an ideal world, your staff should feel appreciated 365 days a year. In the real world, gratitude sometimes gets forgotten. Here are 18 suggestions for remedying that.
Margaret Littman
Google Employees Confess the Worst Things About Working at Google
Growth Strategies

Google Employees Confess the Worst Things About Working at Google

Apparently working at Google isn't as heavenly as it's cracked up to be.
Signs You Might Be a Terrible Leader (Yes, You)
Leadership

Signs You Might Be a Terrible Leader (Yes, You)

Sometimes you need to look inward before you can lead a team to greatness. Here's what to look for.
Lewis Howes
Keep Your Employees Loyal By Encouraging Them to Pursue Their Own Projects and Passions
Leadership

Keep Your Employees Loyal By Encouraging Them to Pursue Their Own Projects and Passions

Allowing corporate employees to experiment with entrepreneurship promotes innovation and keeps employees satiated, though a few of the most ambitious may jump ship and start their own ventures.
Catherine Clifford
Lead Your Employees Somewhere Positive and Other Must-Read Business Tips
Leadership

Lead Your Employees Somewhere Positive and Other Must-Read Business Tips

A look at how to get employees on board with your vision, why you should connect with customers and more advice for business owners.
Brian Patrick Eha
Facebook's Luxury Housing Complex Is a Great Way to Never Leave Work
Entrepreneurs

Facebook's Luxury Housing Complex Is a Great Way to Never Leave Work

Facebook is building a 394-unit luxury housing complex within walking distance of its Menlo Park headquarters. But would you want to live with your coworkers?
Brian Patrick Eha
How to Stop Your Rock-Star Talent From Fleeing
Growth Strategies

How to Stop Your Rock-Star Talent From Fleeing

With many startups vying for top talent, here are some tips for keeping top talent at your company.
Carolyn Betts