Employee Retention

Human Resources

10 Powerful Women Leaders of HR Share Their Most Effective Strategies to Retain Great Employees

'Don't leave the newbie hanging after they show up,' says Rachel Book of Fidelity Investments. 'Check in often, and ensure they can bring their real self to the office.'

Want Employees to Stick Like Glue? Attract Them With Meaning

Today's talent has such an aversion to simply putting in time that workers will sacrifice money for meaning.

Want a Killer Culture Like the Top Tech Firms? Start Some Company Rituals.

If your workplace culture isn't alive with positive rituals, you may be losing top talent and street cred.

How Improving Employees' Work Lives Increases Retention

To retain talented employees, businesses must have meaningful conversations with them, praise their work -- and let them stay home.

When Hustling Is Harmful: How to Save Your Employees From Burnout

Sure, you want your employees to work hard, but what happens when they buy into the mentality of grinding until they drop? Rather than laud your team's workaholics, promote balance to get better -- not more -- work.

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