How to calculate the return on investment (ROI) of Employee Listening

With the ROI calculator, you can calculate the financial return of employee surveys within your own organization online in minutes.

How to calculate the return on investment (ROI) of Employee Listening

It is very easy to use the calculator and everything is pretty self-explanatory. We will take you through it in short here, but feel free to just get started yourself at roi-calculator.effectory.com/calculate.

From rough estimate to exact calculation

You can describe your own organization: the number of employees, the amount of FTEs, your annual sales and industry. 

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After this a new screen appears in which the annual employee costs are compared against the annual returns. The calculator initially calculates the return on investment that an organization with the specified attributes would achieve on average with Employee Listening. You can adjust the results later as required, based on the actual figures of your own organization.

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The screen shows the extra profit you would achieve with 10, 25 or 100% better use of employee potential. 10% is reasonably easy to achieve, 25% can be achieved with some effort and in the final case, the results of your organization would be optimal and in line with those of a 'World-class Workplace'.

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Calculate the ROI of Employee Listening for your organization

From our clients’ experience, we see that Employee Engagement has a clear impact on the organizations’ ROI (return on investment).

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Savings and returns you achieve with Employee Listening

You will then see what savings and returns you would achieve with Employee Listening, based on (industry) averages for the time being. It shows how, by using employee feedback to improve your organization, you add more value at every stage of their employment, from onboarding to retirement.

  • Productivity increases and you achieve more sales.
  • Employee absenteeism and turnover also decrease because there is greater commitment and engagement.
  • Customers stay loyal to you for longer because energetic employees are generally more customer-focused.
  • You also have fewer management costs, because employees think for themselves more and things run more smoothly.

All of these effects together significantly increase the profitability of your organization!

With Employee Listening, every organization can quite easily make 10% better use of their employee potential. You'll also see the financial benefits if your organization makes optimal use of employee feedback and reaches the level of a 'World-class Workplace'.

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Report: The Total Economic Impact™ Of Effectory Employee Listening

Effectory commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) of Employee Listening

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The calculator is initially based on the average salaries and profit margin in your industry. This also applies to employee turnover, the number of months before a vacancy is filled and the training period. These are all (industry) averages. If you want, you can refine the calculation by making the figures completely accurate for your own organization. You can keep tweaking the numbers until you are completely satisfied with the calculator input. The calculation will be adjusted to the exact figures for your organization.

If you would like to save the results, you can download the full report. This report contains all the figures and also provides more information about the structure of the calculation. You can immediately share the PDF and the calculation tailored to your organization with your colleagues.

Thanks to clear infographics, it is easy for everyone to see what savings and returns you can expect. You will also get suggestions for the listening landscape that suits your organization and see which options you can add to achieve the best result.

Calculate the ROI of Employee Listening for your organization

From our clients’ experience, we see that Employee Engagement has a clear impact on the organizations’ ROI (return on investment).

Calculate yours!