Employee"s attitudes and their effect on labour turnover in the clothing industry by Elliston Research Associates.

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Statementprepared by Elliston Research Associates on behalf of the Economic Development Committee for the clothing industry.
ContributionsNational Economic Development Council. Economic Development Committee for the Clothing Industry.
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Layoffs around the world. What is employee satisfaction. Introduction to what is the difference between employee satisfaction and employee engagement. Factors that drive satisfaction are different than the ones that drive engagement. Organizations must focus on the importance of how to improve engagement, not satisfaction.

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The notion of global fashion industry is a product of the modern age as clothing is often designed in one country, manufactured in another, and sold worldwide. The global fashion industry is dependent on ever-changing trends that keep consumers, driven by the need to wear the latest.

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Employees in an organization have always been key assets as their departure could have significant effect on the implementation of the organization‟s business plans and may eventually cause a parallel decline in productivity. As such, employee satisfaction is important in the long-term growth and success of a company.

Lack of manpower training and development in the bank is not directly responsible for the high labour turnover in the bank. Labour turnover is the rate at which an organization hires and fires employees. Labour turnover is said to be in an organization when the stay of an employee is short in the organization and vice-verse.

Workplace attendance and absenteeism are of fundamental importance to industrialised society. Primarily, this appears most directly to affect those in industry as a cost of production, yet lost productivity also affects the whole economy and society directly and indirectly.

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Walmart faces a tougher task, as its industry niche demands low labour costs. One area the company could improve on is to provide clearer paths for part-time employees to achieve full-time employment, and therefore be eligible for health and other benefits.

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