Money top retention tool for IT: SurveyWork-life balance and training also important for keeping top talentBy 05/01/2008|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 05/12/2008 In the IT industry, money talks, but it's not the only employee-loyalty tool, according to a new survey. The survey by staffing firm Robert Half Technology asked 270 chief information officers (CIOs) to identify the most effective ways to keep IT staff. It found compensation, at 27 per cent, topped the list. Providing flexible schedules was close behind, cited by 21 per cent of respondents, while another 17 per cent said opportunities for professional development helped to improve retention rates. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.