Building and retaining a productive team is one of the most important contributions an HR department can make toward the health and wealth of its organization. Most companies understand this, and as a result, devote resources toward employee retention and development initiatives.
But creating an onboarding process that meets your new hires’ expectations and transforms them into valuable, long-term contributors doesn’t have to be confusing or difficult. With a few key strategies and the right HR technology, any business can improve new-hire productivity, retention and engagement.
What kinds of perks are being offered in 2013? Does providing perks help recruit and retain the best employees? Are the perks you offer relevant to today’s workforce? Download the 2013 Employee Perks Survey Results sponsored by Aflac and see how the perks your company offers stack up against those of other successful companies.
With the cost of benefits rising each year, providing a benefits package that helps you attract, retain and motivate talented people gets harder all the time. But with knowledge and planning, you can create a win-win situation for yourself and your employees.
Published By: Achievers
Published Date: May 18, 2015
The Total Package
Including recognition within the compensation toolkit
The core goals of total rewards packages are an intertwined quartet. Mercer research shows the current rankings, with retaining talent taking the lead, attracting talent and engaging talent almost tied, and rewarding employees bringing up the rear.
The goals are clear, and talent competition is fierce, so what can be done to achieve these essential human resource goals?
Learn more by downloading this complimentary paper today!
Are you experiencing disengaged employees? What about poor communication between teams? Lack of development opportunities? Incomplete performance reviews? If you said yes to any of these problems, you have a talent management problem. The only way to build a better team is to invest in a talent management solution. Learn how to:
• Identify top performers
• Set performance goals
• Retain employees
Interested in learning how to Build a Better Team? Download it today.
It’s time to think more strategically about your entire workforce. Learn the benefits of a unified approach to HCM and workforce management.
In today’s competitive and rapidly changing business environment, sustained success requires a total HCM strategy that focuses on managing, engaging, and retaining your entire workforce — both hourly and salaried employees alike. It also requires a single, unified technology platform that enables managers to successfully execute on that holistic strategy for improved operational efficiency, higher employee engagement, and better business outcomes.
Read the e-book for best-practice advice and valuable insights into the shared future of HCM and workforce management, including:
Where early attempts to bring together HCM and workforce management fell short of expectations
Why you need an integrated HCM and workforce management technology platform to gain complete visibility into your entire workforce and drive better decisions
How a holi
Engaging Employees through a Unified Platform
Learn how simplifying processes with a unified HCM solution can help you better manage all employees and remove barriers to optimal engagement.
An engaged workforce is satisfied and productive. To make this a reality for your organization, you need a human capital strategy that can help you think strategically about managing, engaging, and retaining your entire workforce.
However, in many cases, the systems that manage human capital alienate rather than engage both employees and managers — making it challenging, for example, to easily access schedules or paystubs without having to call HR or do self-service assessments of career path options.
Implementing an effective HCM strategy supported by the right workforce technology can save your organization time and resources, improve the management of your people-related processes, and drive greater employee engagement.
Published By: BambooHR
Published Date: Apr 23, 2014
Contrary to conventional wisdom, new employees care more about mentoring and on-the-job training than perks like free food during the onboarding process, according to a survey of more than 1,000 U.S.-based employees conducted by BambooHR.
These results provide valuable insights into the importance of an effective onboarding process for training, retaining, and enabling effective employees. Well-defined and executed new-hire orientation programs have a positive effect on reducing employee turnover, and these results spotlight some of the key components of an effective program.
In order to maximize productivity, every company wants to ensure that it recruits and retains the best and the brightest talent. To compete and remain on the cutting edge of their respective industries, companies must ensure not only that they have enough people but the right people. Obviously, the goal is to get the biggest “bang” for the buck. However, it is no secret that recruiting talented employees can be difficult.
With a reviving economy, businesses will soon reach the point where recruitment, hiring, and expansion cannot be pushed off any longer. Therefore, the time to start the assessment and planning process is now.
Published By: PayScale
Published Date: Mar 05, 2014
Get PayScale's 2014 Compensation Best Practices Report to learn what companies from all industries, sizes and locations have to say.
This year's Compensation Best Practices Report shows an increasing concern about the ability of businesses to retain top performing employees, reflecting an increasingly competitive talent market.
Published By: PayScale
Published Date: Mar 01, 2017
Turnover is a basic metric in every HR professional’s toolbox. Turnover tells a story about your company processes, procedures, leadership, and culture. Turnover also speaks volumes about your compensation.
Because turnover and retention are opposite sides of the same coin, you can seek the right balance between them to ensure that you’re driving the right talent to and through your organization.
Published By: PayScale
Published Date: Nov 30, 2017
By now, it’s well-accepted that a comprehensive, up-to-date compensation plan is a must for successful business. A tight talent market means organizations are focusing more than ever on strategies to retain and hire top employees, compensation being a big one. Unfortunately, putting together a strong compensation plan is no easy task. It requires in-depth thought, cross-team collaboration and real effort.
Not to worry; this ebook is here to help. In the following pages, you’ll find all the info you need — including both the fundamentals as well as a step-by-step action plan — to build a solid compensation plan, and manage compensation successfully.
Published By: PayScale
Published Date: Jun 26, 2018
5 Keys For Retaining Top Employees
Solving Turnover Challenges
The war for talent has never been fiercer. This isn’t 2008; we’re years past the height of the recession. No wonder hiring managers are finding it harder and harder to attract the right kind of talent, because talent has more choices and options than ever before.
In this free ebook, you'll learn how compensation should be in your retention strategy if you want to reduce costs, improve productivity and increase employee satisfaction.
Download and learn:
How compensation impacts retention
The 3 truths about turnover
The 5 keys to retaining top employees
Published By: Silkroad
Published Date: Jun 03, 2016
Retention, engagement, and employment branding are the bread and butter of talent management. Avoiding unnecessary and costly hires meanings keeping your talent on-board. Keeping employees on board means making sure they are invested in their organization, and engaged in their work.
To find out who’s doing what and what’s working in the real world, BLR conducted a Retention, Engagement, and Branding Survey in March 2016.
Check out the results of the survey by downloading this free summary today!
You'll get answers to the following questions:
•Do you have a system for tracking employee engagement?
•What do you do to retain employees?
•Have those methods been effective?
•Do you have a formal career planning program?
•Who is responsible for your employment branding program?
Published By: DocuSign
Published Date: Feb 26, 2018
Attracting & retaining talent are two of the most important functions of an HR organization, but paper has a nasty habit of tying up HR resources and keeping them from adding strategic value to the business. This eBook will show you how these paper pains manifest for employees and HR at each stage of the employee lifecycle and how DocuSign can lead to a competitive advantage in HR.
The annual performance review is in need of a technology-based update. In this global research study, learn how to transform the performance management process from an annual chore to a continuous value driver that better engages and retains employees.
In today’s rapidly changing economy, business leaders are
constantly thinking about how to attract, engage, manage,
develop and retain their talent. The brisk rate of technology
transformation, the increase in demand for unique skills and
the expansion of regulatory requirements all create challenges
as well as opportunities around attracting and developing a
diverse workforce. Quickly and effectively responding to the
business needs of your employees by optimizing processes
and technologies—while mitigating risk—enables you to drive
growth, productivity and profitability.
The How-to Guide to Developing Your Employees and Retaining Top Talent.
Many organisations are finding it difficult to attract, engage and retain the right people. However, companies ranked among 2019’s top places to work all agree on one thing: ‘employee development’ is the secret sauce. Your people need more than fun perks and competitive pay - they require ongoing, personal development to be productive, loyal and engaged.
This guide covers:
Why ‘employee development’ is key
Tips & tricks for setting your employees up for success
Effective employee development must-haves
How the Bridge employee development platform helps you tackle all this
This guide is designed to help HR and L&D leaders to successfully engage their workforce and foster a culture of learning, development and growth.
Bridge, from the makers of Canvas, is employee development software that creates a positive employee experience and increases engagement through purposeful learning, continuous feed
In today’s very competitive business world, it’s difficult to retain employees that are a “fit” with the corporate culture. Keeping the teams motivated is a constant challenge and good communication between departments and even co-workers can sometime seems like an unattainable goal.
Team building can improve employees' ability to work together and increase your organizations' efficiency and productivity. By building a strong team, your employees will also feel a sense of belonging and loyalty to the business. Cirque du Soleil not only provides high quality entertainment, but offer a range of turnkey corporate packages that will allow you to truly socialize with your team members.
Many companies can't predict which customer they will retain or which customers will increase their spend. With predictive analytics they can.
This knowledge brief from Aberdeeon Group highlights research findings that show organizations which apply predictive analytics are able to:
Establish timely and accurate insights into customer behavior.
Empower employees to do their jobs more effectively.
Encourage more repeat business and higher wallet share
HR processes are changing. And, with the global skills crisis, HR Directors are struggling to attract and retain the best talent. Their departments are in flux, and 77% of organisations report a perceived lack of strategic value from HR.* If you’re going to win the war for talent, your organisation will need to make a radical change. It must transform its HR and become a People Company, utilising people data and analytics to make decisions based on real evidence. This will improve the way you interact with current and future employees, providing great workforce experiences. The result will be a more committed and engaged workforce, and increased interest in joining your organisation. From a business perspective too, you’ll benefit through higher levels of productivity, efficiency and improved performance and engagement.