Building a Cathedral

Meaningful Work

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

Engagement: There’s lots of talk about employee engagement these days. And there’s good reason for us to be discussing this topic. Gallup tells us that about 70% of our employees are disengaged. It’s been the same number, plus or minus a percent or two, since they have been doing the employee survey. Apparently, few find that they are engaged in …

Dream Catcher

Planning for growth . . .

Dave Kinnear 1-On Leadership

I mentioned earlier that now is the time to begin cautiously expanding your business. It’s also time to start looking at what you will do to retain employees. Why? Because of the cost of employee turnover. I have seen it reported that the cost of turnover is up to 150% of an employee’s salary. Here is one study that is …