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Software Advice, June 21, 2012, Thursday

Software Advice

June 21, 2012, Thursday

Software Advice (full article)

5 Retention Strategies for a High Performance Environment

Make Retention Personal

Every employee is motivated by different things, and retention strategies thus need to be tailored down to the individual level.

Steve Miranda, Managing Director of CAHRS, Cornell University ILR School, says, “The key phrase is specialized efforts.” Successful organizations, he says, don’t view retention initiatives as “one size fits all.”

"Instead, they’re making retention strategies personal. How? By simply asking, “What motivates you?”