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The Three Rs of Integrated Employee Staffing:  Retention, Replacement, and Recruitment

Steve Cesare
Harvest Landscape Consulting, Enscondido, CA


Overview: Sustaining organizational success and value depends on the balance of recruitment, employee retention and replacement. This presentation illustrates the key drivers necessary for a systematic staffing program to identify and retain high-potential employees, implement targeted practices to remove under-performing employees from the company, and insightful techniques to acquire talented employees into the company. 

Speaker Bio: Steve Cesare has a Ph.D. in Industrial/ Organizational Psychology and more than 25 years of human resources experience.  Currently, Steve serves as The Harvest Group’s expert for Human Resources and Safety.  Prior to joining the Harvest Group, Steve gained several years of experience in the green industry serving as the HR Director with Bemus Landscape in southern California.  Steve has also worked with Jack in the Box, Citicorp, Sentara Health Systems, and NASA in a variety of capacities aimed at improving the quality of their human resources programs.

CEUs:  This session is eligible for 1.5 FNGLA Certified Professional CEUs.

When: 1:30 - 3 p.m. Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Cost: Pre-Registration: $50 | On Site: $75