February 11, 2019
Here are 10 ways to reduce employee turnover rate:
1) Giving your employees more responsibility
Give your employees more responsibility such as calf chores or maintaining equipment.
This would challenge and motivate them to stay as there is still more to learn.
2) Ask for hiring recommendations
Generally, employees will enjoy working with people they trust.
Hence, it's a good idea to get referrals from your employees when you are looking to hire.
3) Do not micromanage
Your employees are more capable than you think. Allow them to do their job without micromanaging.
4) Start at entry level
As a manager or owner, start at entry level job to help you understand more about the work your employees do.
This will also make you appreciate the work they do.
5) Have team meetings
During meetings, it is crucial to listen feedback from your employees and address any challenges they have.
6) Create positive environment
Make sure you have a positive environment for your employees.
Mistakes happen. Do not yell or shout at your employees as it will only make things worse.
Instead, encourage your employees to learn from their mistake and improve.
7) Set clear goals
Having clear goals is crucial so that employees know what they are working towards every day.
8) Think before acting
Do not start the blame game when mistakes happen.
Discuss with your employees for a solution when mistakes occur and make sure it does not happen again.
9) Respect your team
Your employees are your most valuable asset.
Treat them with respect.
10) Trust your team
Without trust, your business cannot function.
Empower your team and trust them to do a good job.