Category: Employee Retention

Ask Your Employees This One Question Now

I read a piece by columnist Mary Schmich in Sunday’s Chicago Tribune that got me thinking deeper about why employees leave their jobs. The piece focused on this question: “What’s a hard thing about your job that no one understands?”  Answers included “patience” from a barista and an attorney feeling like his clients want him… Read more »

Does Lack of Co-Worker Respect Drive Employees from Organizations?

Even as an outsider, you can learn a lot about an organization when you simply engage in normal conversations with employees and listen.  Recently, I was quite surprised by what I heard in some conversations.  The lack of respect co-workers had for each other was quite scary.   Does the lack of co-worker respect drive employees… Read more »