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In Nepal a cash handout scheme may have backfired by increasing school absenteeism. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It increases staff loyalty and reduces absenteeism. Times, Sunday Times (2007) High absenteeism lowered plant efficiency and lowered productivity. Microeconomics: Price Theory in Practice (1995)This will actually benefit businesses through increased staff morale, reduced absenteeism and an increase in productivity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The company has managed to reduce its absenteeism by 25 per cent in just three years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is hard to argue with the suggestion that happy workers are more productive or that cutting stress at work will reduce absenteeism. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The next three items refer to the firm's costs of managing employee absenteeism. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsWorkers were tied in 1940 to their place of work and absenteeism became a crime. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)As a further incentive, workers could be fired for poor work and excessive absenteeism. Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)Justice officials blamed their high absenteeism on prison officers' tough jobs. The Sun (2011)Additionally, obese staff are twice as likely to suffer from high absenteeism as employees of recommended weight. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some savings such as reduced absenteeism are measurable only after the scheme has been running and therefore cannot be counted as part of the cost justification. Personnel Management: A New Approach (1991)The suggestions most likely to cause conflict with teaching unions are for the publication each autumn of staff turnover and staff absenteeism figures for each school. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In addition to the problems of high employee turnover and absenteeism, both the quality and the quantity of work were low. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsIt would encourage loyalty and I am sure absenteeism would reduce and moral would increase. The Sun (2013)A third of families have a member suffering from a mental illness, while mental problems account for nearly half of absenteeism at work. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This meant they had low absenteeism, very high retention of expertise and experience, and workers who looked after each other. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The document says absenteeism will be high because of the summer holidays and Ramadan, and the pressures could well mean agency staff are at a premium. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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