Employees are expensive to recruit and often more expensive to retain. Many organizations find it more efficient to retain their best employees than recruit and train a replacement. According to SHRM, the average cost-per-hire is $4,129. One study found the cost of re-hiring a midrange position ($30-$50K per year) to be 20% of the employee’s future salary.
Employees leave for a variety of reasons. Among the most common are:
Communicating with your employees is the first step in retaining them. While some may candidly share their views during a face-to-face conversation, we believe that anonymity is better for sensitive issues. This is especially true if the employee fears retaliation or being ostracized.
While there may be nothing you can do to retain an employee experiencing personal issues, employees can use an anonymous feedback tool to disclose workplace issues or tell you why they are dissatisfied in general.
Incogneato lets you securely collect anonymous feedback from your employees and then have an anonymous conversation with them. All accounts come with a free 30-day trial with no credit card required.
At Incogneato, we take anonymity seriously. To prove it, we've taken some big steps to safeguard your employees' identities: