the retention playbook

Magnet Culture is committed to building teams where employees thrive, turnover decreases, and businesses succeed.

Revolutionizing Retention
Across Industries

Retaining talented individuals is an ongoing challenge for many organizations in today’s competitive landscape. It can be difficult to create a workplace culture that not only attracts strong talent but also keeps them engaged and motivated over time.

Magnet Culture is here to guide your organization to building a future-proof workforce. Our proven framework has successfully transformed teams across various industries. We provide practical strategies and a tested approach to create an environment that attracts and retains a strong workforce.

A Partner You Can Trust

Magnet Culture has been the authority in helping you regain control and build a thriving workforce since our founding in 2012. With our award-winning approach to building a sustainable retention roadmap and our deep understanding of today’s workforce challenges, we have been at the forefront of teaching organizations how to overcome the turnover crisis for over a decade.

Recognized as one of the Top 10 Company Culture Experts to Watch by, Cara Silletto, President & Chief Retention Officer for Magnet Culture, is not just a thought leader but a visionary who understands the importance of adapting to changing workforce trends and demographics. Serving as the voice of the new workforce, Cara is acknowledged as a “Game Changer” by Workforce Magazine in Chicago as she offers valuable insights into shifting mindsets and helping leaders navigate this evolving landscape.

We don’t just offer theoretical concepts. Our speakers and trainers conduct over 200 in-person and virtual events across the US each year, delivering practical and impactful training tailored to a wide range of industries. We have the knowledge and experience to create a customized training program that suits your organization’s unique goals and challenges.

Magnet Culture is dedicated to supporting you on your journey toward unlocking the power of effective leadership. Our transformative and innovative approach to enhancing workforce retention and creating stronger teams paves the way for organizations to thrive amidst shifting demographics and emerging trends. With decades of experience and a proven track record, Magnet Culture is a trusted partner for organizations seeking to unlock the power of effective leadership.

Our Team

  • Cara Silletto, MBA, CSP

    Cara Silletto, MBA, CSP

    President & Chief Retention Officer

    As a workforce thought leader, author, and powerful female keynote speaker, Cara brings an award-winning, engaging approach to make managers more effective in their roles. Serving as the voice of the new workforce, her insight into the mindset of today’s evolving workforce help give leaders new perspectives to ensure they helps are successful as workforce…

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  • Shelonda Darling

    Shelonda Darling

    Senior Retention Strategist

    Shelonda has used her expertise in a variety of corporate teams: Training and Development, Employee Engagement, HR Communications, and Corporate Communications, where she has discovered the power in storytelling that gives employees a sense of belonging and pride in their company.

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  • Courtney Ramsey, MBA, CPTD

    Courtney Ramsey, MBA, CPTD

    Senior Retention Strategist

    With extensive corporate HR/L&D experience, Courtney is a powerful keynote speaker and master facilitator conducting leadership programs that empower and motivate. Courtney has trained over 20 thousand associates in the areas of leadership, business management, conflict resolution, effective communication, and operations.

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  • Megan Odell, MHHR

    Megan Odell, MHHR

    Retention Strategist

    With a Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration and Master’s in Healthcare Human Resources, Megan is an expert in developing and implementing training programs that create an unparalleled organizational culture. Megan knows how to get creative, ask the right questions, and dig deep to solve organization retention issues.

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  • Carrie Murphy

    Carrie Murphy

    Retention Strategist

    Carrie is a leadership expert who delivers engaging keynote presentations that encourage audiences to leverage focus and pay attention to what matters most at work and in life. Carrie has a strong background in learning, development, and managing large teams which makes her the perfect fit for organizations who want to leverage staff for greater…

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  • Alayna Thomas

    Alayna Thomas

    Keynote Speaker

    It’s every meeting planner’s nightmare – Attendees walking away from their event discouraged after hearing outdated, irrelevant retention strategies. You need a speaker with the power of foresight and an arsenal of strategies developed with emerging trends, disruptive technologies, and evolving employee expectations in mind. It’s time to embrace the future of work with a…

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  • Heather

    Logistics Manager

    Once events are booked with us, I handle all the details to ensure your event is a success.

  • Laura

    Sales Manager

    When selecting a speaker or training program, I help determine the perfect fit to reach your organization’s goals.

  • Abby

    Director of Operations

    My role is to ensure our internal staff training and processes are in place to deliver high-quality programs to clients.

  • Brandy

    Chief Operations Officer

    I ensure our organization has everything needed to bring greater value and results to our clients.

  • Brittany

    Director of Marketing

    Understanding the needs of our clients and prospects helps me determine the best way to deliver value from us to them.

  • Maggie

    Director of Development

    As the workforce landscape changes, I create new courses and tools to change behavior and expedite leaders’ success.

We Practice What We Preach …and It Works

At the core of our beliefs is the understanding that when our internal team thrives, our clients flourish. That’s why we place the utmost importance on fostering strong relationships and creating a vibrant internal culture to empower everyone to reach their fullest potential. Our core values help us foster an environment where success and fulfillment are intertwined, creating a truly transformative experience for all.

The key to a successful retention strategy is just a call away.

Outstanding speakers and trainers, plus a talented behind-the-scenes team ensure a successful program…every time!

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