Retention Bonus

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Retention Bonus: An incentive payment used to entice employees from leaving the organization. Typically employees are asked to sign an agreement stating they will remain employed for a specific duration or until the completion of a particular task or project in order to be eligible for the bonus.

Other Words for Bonus

Bonus Noun Synonyms: reward, largesse, hand-out, perquisite, extra, honorarium, tip, gratuity, remuneration, compensation, perk
MORE

Retention Rate

Business / Finance / Retention Rate: The percentage of present earnings held back or retained by a corporation, or one minus the dividend payout rate. Also called the retention ratio. MORE

Retention Bonus

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Retention Bonus: An incentive payment used to entice employees from leaving the organization. Typically employees are asked to sign an agreement stating they will remain employed for a specific duration or until the c MORE

Retention

Business / Finance / Retention: The number of units allocated to an underwriting syndicate member less the units held back by the syndicate manager for facilitating institutional sales and for allocation to nonmember firms. MORE

Negligent Retention

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Negligent Retention: The act of failing to take appropriate disciplinary action (i.e., termination) against an employee the employer knew or should have known was unsuitable. MORE

Retention Ratio

Business / Accounting / Retention Ratio: The proportion of the profits retained in a business after all the expenses (usually including tax and interest) are taken into account. The algorithm is retained profits divided by profits available MORE

Retentions

Business / Construction / Retentions: Amounts withheld from progress billings until final and satisfactory project completion. MORE

Links
Home
Glossary
Thesaurus