Retaining Top Talent and Future Leaders

To retain top talent, HR professionals and business leaders must understand their needs first. Learn how to nurture your best and brightest.

Overview

At any given moment, your top talent may be entertaining an opportunity from your competitor. How do you retain them?

Nurturing and retaining your best and brightest is the key to securing your company’s future success. But one-third of employees in Southeast Asia are on the lookout for a new job*even if they’re satisfied with their current roles.

Now more than ever, you need to dig deep to understand how to engage and keep your top talent.

With this course on Retaining Top Talent and Future Leaders you’ll learn to do just that.

In this course, you will:

  • Discover how to create tailored benefits, rewards, and incentives that are not just aligned with your organization’s goals, but will ensure your top performers feel valued and motivated
  • Dive into innovative ways to retain employees, leveraging data-driven insights, and bespoke engagement plans to empower your future leaders to thrive and stay committed
  • Learn to spot ‘retention risks’ early and craft retention plans based on the unique needs of the individual

Apply today—and strengthen your approach to retaining your top performers.

Course Topics

Understanding the Key Levers of Talent Engagement

Essential Talent Engagement Metrics and Statistics

The Role of Culture and Leadership in Top Talent Engagement and Retention

Designing a Talent Engagement Strategy and Philosophy

Communicating with Top Talent on Challenging Issues

Understanding Total Rewards and Employee Retention Plans

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Understand the needs of top performers at work from your Junior High Potentials to your Senior Leaders, considering industry trends and individual factors that influence them
  • Spot retention risks amongst your Hi-Po pool early, and design steps to mitigate such risk
  • Develop total rewards and retention plans leveraging both monetary rewards and other benefits that are aligned to your organizations values, budgets and needs of your top talent
  • Engage in difficult but crucial talent conversations with high potentials and top performers
  • Provide detailed growth plans for potential leaders and diverse talent, considering various roles and paths
  • Apply data insights and measurable engagement tactics to strengthen retention strategies and employee growth
  • Evaluate different strategies of retaining employees, measured against performance metrics, and be able to adapt as needed

Who Should Attend

This course is for you if you manage talent in your organization, lead a team, or own a business. HR professionals who are keen to deepen their expertise in talent management are also welcome to join the course.

Course Journey

Assessment & Evaluation

Participants will have a 2-day window after their course, to complete the evaluation and assessment. They must complete the evaluation and successfully pass the assessment to be eligible for their course certificate. The course evaluation and assessment will be conducted online.

To be eligible for funding, participants are required to attain a minimum 75% attendance and pass the course assessment. Please refer to our Terms & Conditions for more details.

Fees & Funding

Funding available for the Individual

Full Course Fee Without Funding S$1,050.00
Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents Course Fee after 70% SSG funding S$315.00
Singapore Citizens aged 40 years & above Course Fee after 70% SSG funding and MCES 20% S$105.00

All course fees are subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST). GST will be applied on nett course fees after 70% baseline grant, before any other applicable subsidies.

Funding available for Singapore-registered Companies

Full Course Fee Without Funding S$1,050.00
Singapore registered Companies sponsoring Employees who are Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents Course Fee after 70% SSG funding S$315.00
Singapore registered SMEs sponsoring Employees who are Singapore Citizens / Permanent Residents Course Fee after 70% SSG funding and ETSS 20% S$105.00

All course fees are subject to prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST). GST will be applied on nett course fees after 70% baseline grant, before any other applicable subsidies.

Cohort Intake

  • 24 April 2024
  • 12 June 2024

Facilitator Bio

Dr. Makarand (Mak) Tare

Dr Makarand (Mak) Tare is an accredited faculty of the Korn Ferry Academy. He is an experienced HR professional with a PhD in Human Resources from Swinburne University, Australia. With over 25 years of experience across various industries, including Consulting, Pharma, FMCG, Financial, and Professional Services, Mak is a seasoned HR Generalist with a proven track record of managing HR functions during business mergers, closures, downsizing, restructuring, and change management.

Mak specializes in providing bespoke services on managing HR and Training interventions. His expertise includes Executive Holistic Coaching, Leadership Development, Change Management, DE&I, Talent Management, Succession Planning, Millennials Development, Hi-Po identification, 360 Assessment, Mental Health & Well-being workshops, M&A, Business Strategy Workshops, HR/Talent Audit, and bespoke training/workshops.

Mak is also associated with S P Jain Global School of Management, Aventis School of Management, and NTUC Learning Hub. He takes pride in sharing knowledge from his industry experience in building a solid leadership pipeline for future business needs.

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Contact Us

Great leaders know an opportunity when they see it—and grab it on the spot. There’s no better time than now to start investing in yourself and your people. Speak to a Korn Ferry Academy consultant today.

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