Factors influencing the employee retention in Petrochemicals (M) Sdn Bhd / Siti Nurhazwani Mohd Zaini

Mohd Zaini, Siti Nurhazwani (2012) Factors influencing the employee retention in Petrochemicals (M) Sdn Bhd / Siti Nurhazwani Mohd Zaini. [Student Project] (Unpublished)

Abstract

Malaysia is currently facing a major shortage of skilled workers in almost every industry which because of the increasing competition for fewer qualified workers. The organization will necessitate an enormous emphasis on the need to retain those workers. Managing retention and keeping the turnover rate below target and industry norms is one of the most challenging business issues. Even as economic times change, retention of employee will continue to be an important issue for most job groups. The criticality of employee retention is not subject to the vagaries of the economy but the employers always need to retain their talented people. The retention of talent has also become a major challenge to human resource practitioners. According to Harris (2007) talented job candidates in the global skills market have the luxury of choice. This phenomenon has dramatically changed human resource practice in the area of attracting skilled employees into the organization and most importantly is to retaining them. It will give the high costs of turnover and its destructive tendency where it has become imperative for managers to identify retention variables that constantly motivate and influence the decision of valuable employees to have a longer tenure in an organization. This study has been conducted at the Petrochemicals (M) Sdn Bhd which involved 60 people office employee. The researcher uses the questionnaire as a tool to collect the data for the study and the journals and articles as a reference. The finding of the study will help the researcher determine the strength of relationship between dependent variable and independent variable. The researcher have identify several recommendation that can be applied in the Petrochemicals (M) Sdn Bhd for improvement in future.

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Item Type: Student Project
Creators:
CreatorsEmail / ID. Num
Mohd Zaini, Siti Nurhazwani2009751389
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > Personnel management. Employment management
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > Personnel management. Employment management > Turnover of employees. Labor turnover
Divisions: Universiti Teknologi MARA, Melaka > Bandaraya Melaka Campus > Faculty of Business and Management
Programme: Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) Human Resource Management (BA243)
Item ID: 31339
Uncontrolled Keywords: Turnover; Employee retention; Workers
URI: http://ir.uitm.edu.my/id/eprint/31339

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