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Retaining Good Local Workers

Round Table: Cynthia Sharon, Margaret Fox, Terri Larsen At our October 2019 meeting, round table participants along with the audience discussed many helpful tips on hiring, retention, and incentives. Hiring Tips about hiring employees or contractors included: Loyalty is more important than competence Hiring deal-breakers (e.g., must be able to climb ladder, have smartphone, have transportation) Create employee handbook and contract (with two-week notice if employees decide to leave) Ensure…