Better Business for Good TV
Episode 6: The Employee Onboarding Special Edition
The topic of BB4G TV this week is Employee Onboarding. Here are some stats you may not be aware of:
- 4% of new hires leave a job after a disastrous first day
- 22% of turnover occurs within the first 45 days.
- 23% of new starters who receive poor onboarding experience leave in the first year.
- And the real cost of that turnover can be as high as 3 times the employee's salary
Host Brenda Thomson asked HR specialist Catie Paterson from Catie Paterson HR, Workplace process architect Kerry Anne Nelson from Operation Verve and IT support specialist Damien Battersby from Proactive IT solutions for their insights on effective onboarding.
Catie Paterson specialises in delivering focused HR solutions with a personal touch.
A true HR specialist, Catie’s strength is in successfully managing stakeholders at all levels whilst delivering invaluable tools, strategies and results throughout all areas of a business.
She is passionate about human connection, and combines years of industry experience with a dedication to getting the job done.
Inherently down to earth and offering services that are all-encompassing.
Catie Paterson Consulting came about as a result of increased demand for genuine, ‘no-nonsense’ HR guidance, assistance and advice.
Kerry Anne Nelson is known for her obsession with making workplaces run smoothly and has become Australia’s most passionate advocate for systemising businesses. Her clients accelerate the achievement of their business goals by leveraging the decades Kerry Anne invested into growing her own companies. She accelerates the pathway to lasting expansion by developing customised tools which allow owner operators to scale their business.
Damien Battersby is founder and managing director of Proactive IT Solutions, an IT company focused on helping business owners improve their bottom line through best practice technology. Over the past 15 years, Damien has worked with hundreds of small and medium business owners helping them get the best from their business through better technology.
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