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9 Ways to Improve Employee Retention With ‘Stay Interviews’

9 Ways to Improve Employee Retention With 'Stay Interviews'

About 25 percent of employees (42 million) will leave their jobs this year. Some of the departed will have only been with the company for a year. In fact, the rate of first-year employees leaving is the highest it’s been in eight years, according to The Work Institute’s “2018 Retention Report.” (registration required).

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9 Ways to Improve Employee Retention With ‘Stay Interviews’

9 Ways to Improve Employee Retention With 'Stay Interviews'

About 25 percent of employees (42 million) will leave their jobs this year. Some of the departed will have only been with the company for a year. In fact, the rate of first-year employees leaving is the highest it’s been in eight years, according to The Work Institute’s “2018 Retention Report.” (registration required).

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Communicating Your Vision of Digital Transformation

Communicating Your Vision of Digital Transformation

Every successful digital transformation initiative begins with a compelling vision that starts at the top. Executives must build the vision for transformation, shift ingrained organizational behaviors to reshape organizational culture, and set tangible targets for digital initiatives.

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How to Build a Flexible Annual Budget to Meet Unexpected Staffing Needs

How to Build a Flexible Annual Budget to Meet Unexpected Staffing Needs

This time of year, enterprise IT and professional services teams are crafting their staffing plans for their 2019 budgets. Those of us who have been there know this process is like gazing into a crystal ball. We might have a relatively firm idea of currently known projects and priorities.

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What Is Six Sigma and How Can it Help Marketers?

What Is Six Sigma and How Can it Help Marketers?

Organizations that deploy Six Sigma strategies strive to make nearly all of their business opportunities and processes statistically free of defects and yearn for increased performance, decreased process variation and better quality of products or services. When applied to marketing, Six Sigma allows marketers to see problems through the

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