Better Workplaces, Better World (BW2)
A city-wide research project aimed at better understanding what matters most to
Employers across the US spend approximately $536 billion dollars on voluntary turnover annually and, as we shift to the ‘new normal’ in COVID-19, this landscape will continue to change. This begs the question: do employers really know what matters most to the diverse workforce of today?
To answer this question, LSHRM, along with a thoughtful group of community leaders, launched Better Workplaces, Better World (BW2) in early 2019: a city-wide research project aimed at driving innovative and effective retention programs. In a nutshell, the survey asked Louisville’s workforce the following questions:
With 676 responses collected over one month, Louisville’s Workforce has spoken! This data is free and available to all with the goal of helping employers create and tailor policies and benefits to meet the needs of the regional workforce. This data is available in two ways:
Thanks to our Partners
This work wouldn’t have been possible without the incredible support from our Community Partners. These organizations were instrumental in spreading the word and providing the leadership to make this project such a huge success.