What Is Employee Turnover and Employee Retention?

Bonusly

When we talk about employee turnover, we mean the number of employees who leave an organization over a specified timeframe, typically one year. On the other hand, employee retention is number of employees an organization keeps during a given period. Who is responsible for turnover?

How To Reduce Employee Turnover with Workforce Analytics

Visier

With voluntary resignations at an all-time high and unemployment rates historically low, employee retention is a key objective for most HR organizations, and employee turnover is the single most prevalent HR metric. Why should HR make employee retention a priority?

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How To Reduce Employee Turnover with Workforce Analytics

Visier

With voluntary resignations at an all-time high and unemployment rates historically low, employee retention is a key objective for most HR organizations, and employee turnover is the single most prevalent HR metric. Why should HR make employee retention a priority?

Tackle Employee Turnover With Strategic Leadership Development Investments

Visier

We had built a leadership development program for our Millennial population with the goal of reducing turnover costs. After the first three cohorts went through the program, we dug into the data, expecting to see just that: promotions driving retention.

How One Company Is Tackling the Turnover Challenge

WorkHuman

A few weeks back I wrote about how retention/turnover will be the biggest challenge for HR leaders in 2017. The state of turnover right now is pushing companies to innovate and transform their cultures to create a better employee experience that benefits both employees and employers.

How to Calculate Employee Turnover Rate

Analytics in HR

In our people analytics community, we’ve had a few discussions about how to calculate employee turnover and retention. In analytics, employee turnover is arguably the most-discussed metric. However, calculating turnover is much trickier than it seems.

How Foot Locker Can Reduce Employee Turnover with Workforce Analytics

Visier

With voluntary resignations at an all-time high and unemployment rates historically low, employee retention is a key objective for most HR organizations, and employee turnover is the single most prevalent HR metric. Why should HR make employee retention a priority?

Employee Turnover is Highest in January: How to Keep Critical Employees from Leaving

Visier

This is the time of year when employers need to be proactive with their employee retention strategies. Recent data from Glassdoor specifically calls out January as the month when more employees are likely to leave. The Cost of Employee Turnover. How to Reduce Employee Turnover.

Launch Bold Employee Retention Programs That Work: Avoid Copycat HR

Visier

Prove the retention problem. To do this, begin by looking at general trends for turnover and resignation patterns. A good rule of thumb is that if you are seeing increases in turnover of over 3-5%, then you have a trend that indicates a problem.

3 Ways People Analytics Ends Employee Retention Guesswork

Visier

Hiring, vacancies and turnover are critical measures on both the state of the economy and the health of the organization. Some turnover is healthy for organizations, but the danger in such record-setting times is passing a critical threshold of talent loss.

The Psychology Behind Employee Retention

Kazoo

And yet, do a Google search for “ employee retention ” and you’ll find dozens of articles stating what we’ve known for generations: people want more than just money to find meaning in their work. Imagine a system where accomplishments are tracked over the lifetime of an employee.

Top Five Turnover Causes

HSD Metrics

Data-driven Insights for Employee Retention. In our most recent norm analysis, we found interesting results by industry—and for employee turnover as a whole—that we’d like to share. In most industries, pay ranked third in importance out of the top 12 turnover causes.

Top Five Turnover Causes

HSD Metrics

Data-driven Insights for Employee Retention. In our most recent norm analysis, we found interesting results by industry—and for employee turnover as a whole—that we’d like to share. In most industries, pay ranked third in importance out of the top 12 turnover causes.

Worried About Your Employee Turnover? See How it Stacks Up

Reflektive

Sure, there’s a certain amount of turnover that’s to be expected, but how can you know if the turnover in your organization is normal — or indicative of a larger problem? An Easy Way to Improve Retention. The post Worried About Your Employee Turnover?

What is HR Data Analytics & How Do We Leverage It?

Ultimate Software

Data is now the most valuable currency in the world. But in contrast to the murky ethics of sourcing and selling consumer-driven data , leveraging internal HR data analytics to make better workforce decisions has been a key Human Resources best practice for decades.

5 Exit Interview Metrics Your Business Should Be Tracking

HSD Metrics

The negative impact of employee turnover on your business can manifest itself in several important ways. To mitigate turnover costs, businesses need to implement proactive strategies designed to reduce attrition. Quantifying Employee Turnover.

Steps to take when your turnover rate is enviably low

Stratus

True story: some companies have low turnover rates. So here’s the answer: the average turnover rate across all industries in the U.S. If you’re relying on good luck and intuition alone to keep employees in place, eventually that turnover rate is going to catch up with you. How turnover costs your company. Turnover is one of the costs of doing business, but it’s an expensive one. You can see the full scope of the costs of employee turnover here.

Taking Data-Driven Action

HRO Today

In fact, LinkedIn’s Global Recruiting Trends report indicates that 64 percent of today’s organizations use data at least occasionally and 79 percent are somewhat likely to take advantage of it in the next two years. Monitor the quality of the data. Look at data holistically.

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GDPR Data Retention Precautions for Multinational EU Employers

Celergo

As a result, more and more data is being shared on the web. In fact, there were an estimated 8 exabytes of data created and shared this year alone. How does a heavy amount of digital reliance and data transfer affect your business? GDPR Data Retention: What You Need to Know.

Why a Data Warehouse is Not the Analytics Cure-All

Visier

Data warehousing has existed since the mid-1990s, and by 2011, Gartner made the (not-so-surprising) prediction that it would reach its inflection point that same year. “As One system of truth could deliver a consistent understanding of metrics across the organization at scale.

4 Facts about ClearCompany’s New and Improved Employee Onboarding System

ClearCompany HRM

According to Bersin by Deloitte, 4% of new employees leave a job after a disastrous first day and 22% of staff turnovers occur in the first 45 days of employment. Integrate your new hires with @ClearCompany’s easy-to-manage, mobile Onboarding System.

3 Ways to Use People Data to Improve the Employee Lifecycle

Visier

Massive value can be attained when businesses use data to understand and optimize their workforce, as well as to outsmart and outperform their competition. Below are a few examples of how using data and people analytics can improve results. Develop Better Employee Retention Programs.

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Why Extend HR Data to Business Leaders?

Visier

If your job is to run an HR function, you likely encounter this challenge on a regular basis: It is often the managers and department heads who make decisions that impact the results of key programs, such as retention and recruitment. The Democratization of HR Data.

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Here’s How IBM Predicts 95% of Its Turnover Using Data

Linkedin Talent Blog

With the cost of replacing an employee sitting anywhere between 30 and 400% of that person’s annual salary, there’s obviously a strong financial case for investing in retention — not to mention the benefits of preserving institutional knowledge and protecting morale.

Why Data is the Key to Strategic HR Decisions

Visier

Historically, many issues arose from lack of data. Specifically, this initiative is not just about understanding data-driven HR and the usual metrics, but specifically how HR can connect what it’s doing to business outcomes. And then there’s all this data. Churn/Retention.

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Engage, Retain, Succeed: A Recognition Culture as a Business Growth System

Rallyware for Human Resources

Let us share our insights gained through years of developing and analyzing the most successful recognition programs for direct selling companies to help you drive distributor retention , increase sales, and boost customer engagement. . The system creates an emotional connection with a company.

How to Turn Your Vision for Data-Driven HR into a Reality

Visier

Talent Acquisition : gaining push-button visibility across the CRM, ATS and HRIS systems. HR Operations : getting visibility into historical data or delivering what the HRIS can’t. Learning : understanding which learning choices actually impact retention or performance.

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How Turnover Reports Impact HR’s Credibility

Visier

Consider the surprising discovery (described in this HBR post ) that one fast-food chain’s executives made after looking at the company’s turnover data: some stores with high overall turnover were extremely profitable. Stores with high manager turnover, however, were less profitable. For a deep dive into the true costs of manager turnover and turnover reduction interventions, download the FULL REPORT HERE.

How to Put Your Employee Engagement Data to Work

Reflektive

HR analytics produces large amounts of insightful employee engagement data, filled with potential insight into employee attitudes, morale, retention rates, and more. To get the most out of your employee engagement data, take the following steps: Understand the Business. Data that’s important to HR rarely reflects the data driving business outcomes. Understand your company’s metrics and how employee engagement data influences those priorities.

How to Onboard for Retention in a Competitive Hiring Market

Silkroad

Companies with higher levels of automation have much higher levels of unwanted turnover – nearly a third of highly automated organizations lose more than 50 percent of their new hires in the first year, and one out of 10 say goodbye to 75 percent of their employees in the first year.

10 Reasons To Shift To A Data-Driven High Business Impact HR Model

Visier

In order to move from this “list of challenges” to the “corporate asset list,” I have found that HR and its key functions like recruiting, retention and learning must move to dramatically increase their measurable business impacts by adopting analytics and data-driven decision-making.

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5 Free Applicant Tracking Systems

Surlet

Applicant tracking systems (ATS) have been known to cost upwards of $1M a year for large firms-- but is it possible to find quality with a free applicant tracking system? We have pulled together five great examples of free applicant tracking systems that deliver real value for budget conscious organizations. 5 Free Applicant Tracking Systems. Surlet is a modern free applicant tracking system available in three tiers -- starting with a free applicant tracking system.

Employee Retention in Health Care: 4 Keys to Keep Your Best and Brightest

HR Morning

Because the current healthcare climate is heavily focused on meeting strict quality guidelines from the feds and payors while providing top-notch care, employee retention in healthcare is more critical than ever. Not surprisingly, this creates high turnover in hospitals.

Get Onboarding Right for Better Employee Retention

Compensation Today

Employee turnover is a major problem for companies Studies about employee turnover can be shocking. Real time compensation data means there’s no reason you shouldn’t be paying competitively. What can be done to improve employee retention rates? Tess C.

Four Common Tech Ageism Myths Debunked With Data

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But is it happening on a widespread, systemic level? . Here are four common ageism myths we debunked with the data: Myth #1: Older tech workers are less valued. Reality: Systemic Ageism Exists in Tech Hiring Practices. It’s been called the tech industry’s “ silent career killer.”

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Four Common Tech Ageism Myths Debunked With Data

Visier

But is it happening on a widespread, systemic level? . Here are four common ageism myths we debunked with the data: Myth #1: Older tech workers are less valued. Reality: Systemic Ageism Exists in Tech Hiring Practices. It’s been called the tech industry’s “ silent career killer.”

Four Common Tech Ageism Myths Debunked With Data

Visier

But is it happening on a widespread, systemic level? . Here are four common ageism myths we debunked with the data: Myth #1: Older tech workers are less valued. Reality: Systemic Ageism Exists in Tech Hiring Practices. It’s been called the tech industry’s “ silent career killer.”