Originally Posted by G-19
Did you ever find a cashier?
Yes, I hired two last week. It took about 100 applications or more. Part of my issues is that I'm very picky. Over the last 3-4 years I have maintained a 85%+ retention rate (employees that last more than a year).
Originally Posted by dwhite53
My wife and I have a theory that most of the people layed off over the past 4 years where "dead weight". People that just weren't worth keeping around.
Everyone tells me it's very difficult to find GOOD help.
So that's what's out there.
All the Best,
My previous boss and I used to have many discussions on this same topic. I agree that many businesses used the cover of a bad economy to shed dead weight.