A You-Never-Thought-of-It New Idea for Retaining and Engaging Millennials

2019 Talent Conference & Exposition

Can you train your managers to retain Millennials based on the philosophy that Millennials “want to be coached, not managed”? This Gallup finding is one of many broad statements about Millennials that experts have told us are important to remember, yet those experts provide no clues about how to train our managers to actually address these issues—no tactics, no newly developed behaviors or skills, just provocative sentences. Meanwhile, our managers are swamped with metrics and deadlines, and HR might end up trying to develop a training program to teach managers to “coach versus manage,” whatever that really means This presentation will share a proven solution to retaining and engaging Millennials that you can implement upon returning to the office.

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Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 12:05pm to 12:23pm

Dick Finnegan


Dick Finnegan is THE global turnover expert, having cut turnover by 30% and more for healthcare, manufacturing, logistics, distribution centers, call centers, and other industries…and on all six inhabited continents.

Dick has authored the top-selling SHRM-published book, The Power of Stay Interviews, along with four other books. BusinessWeek magazine has said “Finnegan offers fresh thinking for solving the turnover problem in any economy”. He has been similarly cited by Forbes, Chief Executive Magazine, and Consulting Magazine.

He holds bachelors and graduate degrees from The Pennsylvania State University and lives in Orlando, Florida.

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