Fifteen Staff at Glendoick Garden Centre were recognised for their loyalty to the business recently when they were presented with long service awards for 5, 10 and 15 years of service.
Presenting the awards, Ken & Jane Cox (Directors) said “We are delighted that so many of our staff has been with us for a significant period of time. The experience and knowledge they have accumulated is an invaluable asset to the organisation and we are very grateful to them for their hard-work and loyalty over the years”
The total accumulation of years worked for these employees amounts to 115 giving an average of 7.67 years against the typical median of 3.2 years. (Ref: https://www.thebalance.com/how-long-should-an-employee-stay-at-a-job-2059796)
Glendoick Garden Centre has been trading 44 years having opened in 1973. Since that time it has grown from a small port-a-cabin to a large retail unit selling not only plants and gardening items, but also gifts, speciality foods, clothing, a seasonal Christmas shop and popular café.