Big Rowan Ackison (greensh) wrote,
Big Rowan Ackison

Wanting to Stay

I found an article today ( that states happiness as a business case. I completely agree with this. It is one thing to attract good people. It is another thing to use them effectively, and then hang onto them. The embedded Youtube video ( presented the following information: 50% of a workforce expands only enough to not get fired, and that amount is 60% of their full potential.

A scary fact: 86% of employees plan to look for a job in 2013 and 79% expect to succeed. Shawn Riegsecker says that you can’t loose people. It is an investment lost.   Shawn’s company, Centro, only has 4% turnover.   This is phenomenal and adds to the bottom line of the company.

This is important stuff to me for a personal reason. We’ll see how it works out!

Tags: company, employee, retention

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