Business Chops Tip #104: How Does Your Firm's Work Environment Rate?
Few people "whistle while they work" on their way to their jobs on Monday mornings. Yet ideally YOUR workforce would rather be there than elsewhere.
Managers in this industry have the unique opportunity to create workplaces that attract the best talent and to orchestrate those talents into a
concerted whole that¹s greater than the sum of its parts. Beyond compensation factors, what keeps employees motivated?
It includes a mix of opportunities in a positive work environment with open communication and a promising career path. Would your employees say that, despite the daily stresses, they¹d rather work there than anyplace else?
Author's Note: Creative and technical professionals (from musicians and actors to designers and engineers) rely on their "chops": those skills and techniques that they use to be successful on the job. Stiernberg Consulting coined the term Business Chops to encompass those skills, experience, and tactics that you rely on to be more successful. Whether you are a dealer, manufacturer, distributor, rep, or design firm, this series includes tips and techniques for optimizing sales, profits, and growth of your Custom Retail business.