Are Your Employees Engaged?

By: Robert DeVries

We have all heard the old adage, “choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” When we are working on projects we are passionate about, in an environment that inspires us, there is no denying the fact that we are more likely to stay in that environment. Employees that are engaged and stimulated are more energetic and committed to their work, which in turn encourages loyalty and productivity. A company culture that nurtures a sense of trust and mutual respect is a culture that employees are far more likely to want to be a part of, and one that inspires them to care about the ultimate success of that company.

So the question becomes, how can you help employees feel engaged, and therefore contribute more to the success of your business? It could include any number of things, but one of the most undeniably effective factors of employee loyalty is financial security. This focus on financial security must include a top shelf retirement plan for them to use.

Implementing a superior retirement plan sends the message to employees that their well-being, both now and in the long-term, are a priority, which in turn promotes a sense of trust and reliability in your business, and attracts valuable employees.

FirstWave Financial offers resources to help create the optimal retirement plan for your company, including our book The Brighter Future 401(k), which you can download HERE. In this book, you can find tools to build, repair, or completely remodel your 401(k) retirement plan. These low cost strategies and tools include:

  • The Power of Auto
  • Creating Smart Savers
  • Measuring Employees’ Success

All of these help your retirement plan be a major contributor to a more engaged workforce and improved retirement years for all your employees. Understanding the powerful effect these strategies can have may be one of the most important factors in the success of both your employees and your company. To see if you are on track, enjoy many of the free resources available on our web site or call our wealth services firm in Satellite Beach, FL – Melbourne/Brevard area at (321) 773-7773 to schedule your complimentary consultation.

You should not assume that any discussion or information contained in this publication serves as the receipt of, or as a substitute for, personalized investment advice from FirstWave Financial. A copy of the FirstWave’s current written disclosure statement discussing our advisory services and fees is available upon request.