WINTER PARK, Fla. – TalentKeepers today announced the release of Workplace America℠ Leadership Report, its first annual report of how organizations use their leaders to drive employee engagement and retention efforts. Over 350 organizations participated, with 64% employing over 1,000 employees.
Leaders are the face of the company for the majority of employees in most organizations. And 54% of organizations assert their front-line leaders are aware of the influence they have on engaging their teams. However, the research also showed only a disappointing 36% of organizations are taking steps to develop leaders to drive engagement.