Wednesday, January 26, 2005

Decrease in staff loyalty in Canada / Phychological testing

A Watson Wyatt survey, reported in Canada's Globe and Mail finds that 46% of employees said they would consider moving companies if a comparable job was available, up 9% from two years ago.
The survey found that only 40 per cent of employees feel they have opportunities for growth, development and advancement with their current employers and only 27 per cent believe there is a clear link between job performance and pay.

The article discusses a few companies responses, and further Watson Wyatt comments.

A second article in the Globe & Mail looks at Psychometric testing in detail.