Do your team members think the grass is greener someplace else?
Roughly 80 percent of workers surveyed said they needed modern technology to be creative and productive at work, and that such technology gives their employers an edge. A total of 39 percent surveyed said they’d consider changing employers if it meant the chance to use up-to-date technology. Another 37 percent said they’d switch jobs if better training were offered somewhere else.
“Technology is a measure by which employees assess a company’s commitment to helping them succeed,” says Gerald Gordon, president and CEO of the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority. “At a time of uncertainty in the economy, it’s interesting that employees would move on to a more technology-supportive employer.”