Retention


Termination of Employment

Dismissals are always a touchy subject, and must be handled very delicately. There are fair and unfair dismissals, which are as follows: Fair dismissals: there are 5 potentially fair reasons for dismissals which are: Capability: if the employee is proven to be incapable to perform the work he/she agreed to […]


Performance Management 1

Performance management is a very important strategy to manage the organization, and for the continuity of business. And here is why: Performance management is linked to success, that means that if an individual does better, then his/her team does better, therefore, if teams do better, then the entire organization is […]


Should HR be Outsourced? 2

There are situations where outsourcing can be considered as an option, but generally, it is not suggested and this is why: The Human Resources function is an important department that supports the organization in meeting its goals and objectives in many ways: The Human Resources department sets the policies and […]


HR Services

  HR Services vary depending on internal user level the list can go on, but majorly this is how HR service an organization: Internal User Key Needs Executive Management: Senior management Directors, VPs…etc. Statistics: Needed for forecasting and budgeting Personnel data: To influence their decisions (especially financial decisions) Line Managers: […]


Employee Engagement 1

This has been a pretty hot topic in the region for some time now, a lot of companies have started to measure their employees engagement with the organization. It is also one of the most important tools for organizations to tackle the Employee Retention issue. I have experienced both sides of this, […]


“Quoted” Exit Interview

Previously I wrote the “Quoted” Interview, and I had fun doing it, so, I decided to go ahead with this “Quoted” Exit Interview.   Please don’t use this as a reference for good answers,,, as it is mostly just for fun. We begin any exit interview with thanking the soon […]


The Resignation

It is always unfortunate to see employees from your company resign. But it is a fact that there are always people on the move. The process usually starts with the HR department receiving the resignation from either the employee or the employee’s department, an exit interview is scheduled (sometimes its a 360 exit interview) -I will […]


Sectors in Saudi Arabia 3

I seem to be feeling the hostility even while I am writing this, my aim is not to annoy anyone, I aim to clarify the differences, and mention the reasons of choice… also when I am talking about sectors, I mean in the job market sectors Saudi Arabia is the number one […]


Employee Retention 1

This subject is not a containable in one post, and I will add to more posts about this subject in the future. The first rule of solving any problem is admitting there is a problem, so, answer this question: Is your turnover rate acceptable? And to answer that question, you […]