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Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years 2020

The tenure 2 to less than 4 years benchmark includes responses from only people who fall within this specific tenure group.

  • ~10m

    Questions answered
    in last 12 months

  • /
  • ~1k

    Organizations

These insights represent ~10m questions answered from ~1k organizations, ranging in size from 10 to 19,200 people, in the last 12 months.

The data meet our criteria as being robust and reliable; unlikely to substantially change over time; and representative of the wider industry. Read more about the methodology.

Data provided by Culture Amp

Industry breakdown

  • Computer Software

    21%

  • Information Technology and Services

    9%

  • Internet

    5%

  • Non-Profit Organization Management

    3%

  • Investment Banking

    3%

  • Hospital & Health Care

    3%

  • Insurance

    3%

  • Financial Services

    2%

  • Food & Beverages

    2%

  • Wholesale

    2%

Region breakdown

  • North America

    43%

  • Oceania

    30%

  • Europe

    16%

  • Asia

    7%

  • MEA

    2%

  • South America

    1%

Are employees committed to their organizations?

Engaged people are emotionally committed to their organization. These people stay at their organizations longer and are more productive and effective. Successful organizations have more engaged employees.

67% of Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years employees are engaged

This is the lowest scoring group compared with other tenures.


The average eNPS score for people in this group is 9 and is in the bottom 21% compared with the overall average.

Understanding the engagement questions

Engagement is defined through these five industry-standard questions from Culture Amp’s engagement survey template.

I would recommend [Company] as a great place to work

80%

2% below global average

I am proud to work for [Company]

84%

2% below global average

[Company] motivates me to go beyond what I would in a similar role elsewhere

66%

3% below global average

I see myself still working at [Company] in two years' time

57%

6% below global average

I rarely think about looking for a job at another company

47%

8% below global average

The highest scoring question for Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years had 90% of People agreeing that they understand how their work contributes to [company]'s mission (-1% compared to overall) while they were generally most positive about Contribution to Broader Purpose.


People in Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years were generally least favourable about Action, and were most negative towards 'When it is clear that someone is not delivering in their role we do something about it' with 25% of people disagreeing (+5% above average).

Which questions matter the most?

Different things are important to different cultures. If you want to make more of your people engaged then you need to know what is important your people. These questions are most important to keeping people engaged in Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years organizations.

1

I have confidence in the leaders at [Company]

68% favorable


The factor this relates most closely to is Leadership

Which questions matter the most?

Different things are important to different cultures. If you want to make more of your people engaged then you need to know what is important your people. These questions are most important to keeping people engaged in Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years organizations.

1

I have confidence in the leaders at [Company]

68% favorable

Leadership
2

I am satisfied with how decisions are made at [Company]

45% favorable

Decision Making
3

The leaders at [Company] demonstrate that people are important to the company's success

65% favorable

Leadership
4

[Company] is a great company for me to make a contribution to my development

71% favorable

Learning & Development
5

The leaders at [Company] have communicated a vision that motivates me

62% favorable

Leadership

How long do people stay?

In the short term, 26% of people in this benchmark are thinking of or actually seeking jobs elsewhere (+6% compared to overall) while on a longer time frame, 16% of people see themselves leaving within two years (+4% compared to overall).

The following questions had the biggest impact on whether individuals felt that they were planning to stay at their organization and not actively looking for alternative jobs.

1

I have confidence in the leaders at [Company]

68% favorable

Leadership
2

I believe there are good career opportunities for me at [Company]

57% favorable

Learning & Development
3

I am satisfied with how decisions are made at [Company]

45% favorable

Decision Making
Average Glassdoor ratings

We’ve connected the employee feedback data for each company included in the benchmark with ratings from Glassdoor.com, which is one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites combined with a growing database of company reviews, CEO approval ratings and more.

Overall Rating

3.8 stars (+0)

Culture and Values

3.9 stars (+0)

Work Life Balance

3.8 stars (+0)

Compensation and Benefits

3.7 stars (+0.1)

Career Opportunities

3.6 stars (+0.1)

Recommend to Friend

71.0% (+0)

CEO Approval

85.0% (+1)

Are staff empowered with results?

Organizations in the Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years benchmark on average gave 10% of employees access to reports with their survey results. This is below the overall average of 10% and demonstrates that organizations in this benchmark are more likely to share via offline and traditional formats.

An interesting reference point is that the average proportion of managers in organizations is 12-15%, with some industries higher than others (New Tech was closer to 20%).



  • Global average


    10%

  • Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years


    10%



  • How does Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years compare?


    On the lower side, People in Tenure 2 To Less Than 4 Years had much lower favorable scores than average in Decision Making, Service & Quality Focus, and Collaboration & Communication.

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