Nothing can slow down the progress of a retail store like lackluster personnel. Even if your business offers unique products at highly competitive prices, your fortunes can suffer if your employees aren’t up to par. Happy employees are good employees, so it pays to treat yours well. A recent survey by 24 Sevens and the American Apparel and Footwear Association or AAFA includes some alarming statistics for people who own retail stores. Most notably, 68 percent of retailer employees admit that they are considerable career changes within the next year; an incredible 50 percent of them are already actively looking. When employees seek greener pastures, stores like yours can suffer. Learn more below.