Survey: Only 8% Of Workers Say Great CEO Is Reason They Stay

Jan. 13, 2005
By John S. McClenahen Many CEOs may be doing great jobs, but that's not why most corporate employees stick around. A great CEO keeps only 8% in their current jobs, according to an online poll conducted last month by Clark Consulting, Barrington, Ill. ...
ByJohn S. McClenahen Many CEOs may be doing great jobs, but that's not why most corporate employees stick around. A great CEO keeps only 8% in their current jobs, according to an online poll conducted last month by Clark Consulting, Barrington, Ill. At the other end of the scale, 30% cited a challenging and creative work environment and another 22% said professional growth opportunities keep them where they are. Some 15% are staying for the money. And 21% said they're staying around because of a lack of job possibilities elsewhere.

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