Employee Retention – Is It a Yay or Nay for Your Company in 2018?

Employee Retention – Is It a Yay or Nay for Your Company in 2018?

Employee Retention has become a concern for organizations across the globe. Employee turnover adversely affects a company’s performance and growth. According to the Centre for American Progress, employee turnover costs roughly 20% of an employee’s salary to replace that individual. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics states that people quit jobs in search of better […]

Performance Management in Retail Industry – Ways to Improve Employee Performance

Performance Management in Retail Industry – Ways to Improve Employee Performance

Today, when online shopping has become a prevalent trend, retailers try hard to defeat cut-throat competition and retain customers. Performance of retail employees play a significant role in improving operational efficiency, building customer loyalty and boosting profits. Expectations for better services and excellent customer experience are escalating with each passing day. Offering great shopping experience […]

How to Avoid Manager Bias from Performance Appraisals?

How to Avoid Manager Bias from Performance Appraisals?

Performance Appraisals are conducted to evaluate employee performance, identify skill development needs and recognize valuable contribution of the top performers. Using a standard rating criterion in performance evaluation ensures fairness in the process. Impact of Rating Patterns of Managers in Performance Appraisals During performance reviews, every manager uniquely evaluates and scores employees on multiple performance […]

Why Appreciating and Rewarding Employees is More Important Than Ever

Why Appreciating and Rewarding Employees is More Important Than Ever

Appreciation is a basic human need! Experts believe that praise and recognition have always been crucial in improving employee productivity, engagement and retention. Managers, HR and the leadership need to understand its significance and the positive impact it has on business growth. A simple thing, such as a shout out in a team meeting or […]

Top 3 Lessons to Engage Millennial Workforce

Top 3 Lessons to Engage Millennial Workforce

By 2020, millennials will make up nearly 50% of the entire global workforce. Millennials or also known as Gen Y is soon going to outnumber baby boomers and generation X in the population count. Soon, we will see millennials becoming managers and future leaders, and dominating each business sector. According to a PWC report, 63.3% […]

Why To Choose A Reliable Compensation Planning System

Why To Choose A Reliable Compensation Planning System

Compensation planning is one of the best HR practices that encourages use of different pay benefits to attract, recruit and retain best talent. Employers look up to Compensation Management as a powerful way to reward high performing employees for successfully achieving their goals. unfortunately, not all organizations are good at managing and implementing compensation plans. […]

Employee Retention: How to Identify, Nurture and Retain Top Performers

Employee Retention: How to Identify, Nurture and Retain Top Performers

What type of employees should HR hire to build a rapidly growing business? Is identifying and nurturing top performers an answer to increasing employee retention complexities? Let’s find out. A successful business needs high-performing employees who have the capabilities to get the job done right and continue the workflow seamlessly. What’s more important is the […]

Is Talent Management the Right Business Strategy to Retain Top Talent?

Is Talent Management the Right Business Strategy to Retain Top Talent?

Talent management is all about finding new talent and nurturing existing employees to boost organizational performance and engagement. Over the years, the approach to conduct business and manage workforce has changed vastly. To meet strategic goals and achieve high profitable margins, it is required to align talent management with organizational needs in terms of resources, […]

Retain Top Talent By Focusing On Pay-for-Performance Plans

Retain Top Talent By Focusing On Pay-for-Performance Plans

What it takes to stop high-performers from leaving an organization? Can’t think of a better answer? Let me tell you… Implementing well-designed and effectively managed pay-for-performance plans help in retaining top talent! Performance-based compensation approach motivates employees in many unique ways. It ties employee’s remuneration directly with company goals. An efficacious pay-for-performance system makes it […]

Compensation Planning is the Right Approach to Retain Top Talent

Compensation Planning is the Right Approach to Retain Top Talent

Better compensation, perks and benefits promote high employee performance. Employers must implement well-structured compensation planning to encourage top performers to excel and achieve far-sighted business goals. A study by University of Phoenix revealed that 55% working adults show interest in career changes & compensation hike, whereas 24% of working professional are ‘extremely interested’ in changing […]

HR Professionals Are Rolling New Ideas to Keep Top Talent in Their Bucket

HR Professionals Are Rolling New Ideas to Keep Top Talent in Their Bucket

Don’t ever let your top performers quit!!’ If you are ruling a business, you must adopt this universal survival mantra to get going at a faster pace. Human Resource team is not only the immediate moderator between the employer and employees, but it is the backbone for company’s sustainability. Therefore, the corporate environment demands for […]

Recruitment and selection – The most important HR function

Recruitment and selection – The most important HR function

Recruitment and selection process is one of the most important HR function which makes a great impact on the revenue growth and the profit margins of a company as compared to other tasks such as retention, on-boarding, leadership development and managing talent. In addition, recruitment and selection process is also more important than restructuring the […]

Why good employees leave your organization?

Why good employees leave your organization?

When talented employees continue to leave, it is alarming for most organizations. In this blog I would like to highlight the reasons and ways to arrest this growing challenge. To identify where the problem lies, ask these questions: Are we using the right processes to identify new hires? Do we know why our employees leave […]