Employee Retention Articles

  • 4 Ways PepsiCo’s CEO Energizes (and Retains) Her Employees

    August 16, 2017

    Most CEOs wouldn’t write letters to their employees’ families, but Indra Nooyi isn’t most CEOs—and that’s just one of the ways she’s doing things differently to retain her best employees. One of only three women CEOs in the Fortune 50, Indra took the helm of PepsiCo in 2006 and created a new mission for the company: Performance with Purpose. A major part of that...

  • The Proven Way LinkedIn Keeps Its Tech Talent

    May 10, 2017

    It was the spring of 2015 and LinkedIn’s technical teams were feeling the heat. Competitors were aggressively recruiting engineers and too often the managers and leaders only learned about an employee's career aspirations when they were headed out the door. The team needed to find a new way to make sure employees felt valued, engaged and heard. In other words,...

  • What 4.3M+ Open Candidates on LinkedIn Means for Employers

    March 16, 2017

    Last fall, I attended LinkedIn’s annual Talent Connect event, where some of my colleagues presented on how Nielsen is using people analytics to increase employee retention. As the SVP of Talent Acquisition at Nielsen, I was excited to share what we are doing and learn from my peers. I was also interested to see what new product releases LinkedIn would announce....

  • People Analytics Isn’t as Hard as You Think—Nielsen Proves ...

    March 9, 2017

    In 2015, the leader of one of Nielsen’s biggest businesses approached one of the company’s HR leaders with a big question: do you know...

  • My Employees Are All Millennials - Here’s How I Manage and ...

    February 9, 2017

    I travel and speak at a lot of conferences. Perhaps you’d like my autograph? No? Fine. Anyway, people ask me a lot of questions but...

  • 5 Things You Should Do to Get Your Employees to Stay Longer

    December 28, 2016

    In a recent survey by Deloitte, 78% of business leaders ranked employee retention as important or urgent. Yet, earlier this year the...