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Mel Kleiman is the author is the founder of Humetrics. He helps companies build high-quality, frontline, hourly workforces. Reach him at mkleiman@humetrics.com.

Posts by Mel Kleiman

10 ways to guarantee your best workers quit Posted on 27 Jan 2017 in the 0117 & Featured categories.

1. Don’t make new hires feel welcome and valued. Employees are most impressionable during the first 60 days on the job. Every bit of information gathered during this time will... Read more»

Don’t hire the best applicants, hire the best employees Posted on 17 Oct 2016 in the 1016 & Business categories.

Before I make a presentation, I survey the attendees to find out their challenges when it comes to recruiting, interviewing, selecting and retaining employees. This year, the three biggest challenges... Read more»

How to engage employees Posted on 15 Jul 2016 in the 0716 & Featured categories.

Other than a paycheck, do you give your employees any good reasons to come to work each day? If your answer is “not really,” here are a few ideas to... Read more»

10 commandments of hiring & retention Posted on 25 Apr 2016 in the 0416 & Featured categories.

Thou shalt commit thyself to hiring and retaining only the best. Great companies are great employers, in turn, who are able to hire great people. Mediocre employees breed mediocrity, so... Read more»

ABCs of employee retention Posted on 12 Jan 2016 in the 0116 categories.

Employers added 271,000 jobs in October, far exceeding economists’ forecasts. The unemployment rate slipped a tenth of a point to 5 percent and average hourly earnings moved up 0.4 percent,... Read more»

Good isn’t good enough Posted on 14 Jul 2015 in the 0715 & Business & Featured categories.

As the economy expands and the labor pool contracts, the No. 1 concern of many North American business owners 
and managers is how to recruit and retain a quality workforce.... Read more»