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Even Tiny Companies Need a Handbook

Evil HR Lady

Large companies aren’t the only businesses that need an employee handbook. What to Include. What is the vacation request process?

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How to Reinvent the Employee Handbook

Evil HR Lady

Every business needs an employee handbook, right? Linda Itskovitz, VP of marketing for employee communications company GuideSpark, says the handbook is a very unimportant document. However, she clarifies, the  information  in the handbook is critical. Unfortunately, the current medium, the handbook, is not doing its job.”

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Employee Handbook Basics for Small Businesses

Blogging4jobs

Handbooks raise a lot of questions—especially for small businesses. You can hire someone to write your handbook for you.

2015 45

Superwoman’s Networking Handbook: Elevate your Elevator Speech

Ms. Career Girl

called Rich, Happy and Hot LIVE.  small talk and I assure you–there is so much opportunity waiting for you on the other side. Tweet This!

“Employer’s Sole Discretion” in Contracts, Handbooks and Compensation Plans: Six Strong Arguments to Defeat It

Sklover Working Wisdom

LESSON TO LEARN : A careful reading of employment contracts, compensation plans and employee handbooks of many companies will likely find the phrase “employer’s sole discretion,” or variations thereof, in one or more contexts. “Everyone is entitled to their own opinion.   No one is entitled to their own facts.”    . Author Unknown. Louis.

Superwoman’s Networking Handbook

Ms. Career Girl

Stay tuned for Superwoman’s Networking Handbook Part II where I’ll cover how to follow up with all the connections you make. . Networking Tips.

Auburn Football and HR: Why We Write New Handbook Policies To Police Morons.

HR Capitalist

And he wants another damn policy to hit the handbook to prevent this in the future. Hope you had a great holiday weekend. Sure it''s harmless.

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“What if my employment contract and employee handbook conflict?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

have a related question: What if, on the one hand, language in an Employee Handbook (that is incorporated by reference into an employment agreement) says that all employees are “at will,&# and thus can be terminated at any time. Most employee handbooks have such language in their first few pages. Which controls? Robert.

Employee Handbook Phrases to Hate

Blogging4jobs

After all, no one ever consults the employee handbook because they want some interesting reading… they go there because there is a problem.

Comparing Top Career Information Resources: Occupational Outlook Handbook and O*NET’s My Next Move

Career Key

When you’re looking for occupational information , which U.S. Department of Labor resource is better - the OOH or O*NET’s new My Next Move ? My answer - use both, starting with the OOH for the best overall occupational information, then moving to the O*NET (or America's CareerInfoNet ) for local salary and education information.

Part One: HR Basics for Small Businesses #hrbasics

Blogging4jobs

Employee Handbook. Have all employees sign an acknowledgement saying that they received the employee handbook and understand the policies.

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A Test to See If Anyone Actually Reads Your Employee Handbook.

HR Capitalist

Maybe you could do the same thing with your employee handbook to see if anyone is reading it. Of course, no one does, right? Who needs that?

Our New Employee Handbook: THE KINETIX CODE.

HR Capitalist

On the last podcast , we interviewed  Tom O’Dea , co-founder of Rocket Whale and the employee handbook platform called  Blissbook.  .

5 Things to Remember When Hiring Your First Employees

Blogging4jobs

DEVELOP AN EMPLOYEE HANDBOOK. Whether you plan to hire one employee or many employees, you will want to develop an employee handbook.

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If Creating a Corporate Jet Handbook for An Overstimulated Retail CEO is Wrong, I Don't Want to Be Right.

HR Capitalist

When's the last time you had to create a handbook so male flight attendants on a company jet could parade around in boxers and a popped polo collar? Yeah, yeah, yeah. You got crazy people you support in your client group.  I get it. That's what I thought. Stop complaining, stat. Here are some of its finer points: Model Employees. Workplace

8 Musts for Your Employee Handbook in 2011

Blogging4jobs

HR 2011 employee handbook breastfeeding concerted protected activity employee handbook FLSA FMLA GINA healthcare reform human resources NLRB no texting policy nursing mothers OSHA safety SHRM Social Media social media at work supreme court texting at work unionVisit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

Employee Handbooks:Useful Tools When Done Right

Resume to Referral

commentary : Employee handbooks have long been a topic of discussion within companies, with some subscribing to the “must have” opinion, and others to the “let’s be cautious” side. The “must haves” contend that an employee handbook is a boon to any company as it communicates, in written format, not only company policies

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Employee Handbooks:Useful Tools When Done Right

Resume to Referral

Employee handbooks have long been a topic of discussion within companies, with some subscribing to the “must have” opinion, and others to the “let’s be cautious” side. The “must haves” contend that an employee handbook is a boon to any company as it communicates, in written format, not only company policies to employees, but also

2012 3

How to Convince Your Employer to Pay for School - Jobacle.com BLOG.

Jobacle

Just because your company handbook makes no mention of tuition reimbursement doesn’t mean your boss won’t pay to send you back to school.

2011 67

Green Career Tip: Sustainability Greenprint: A Indispensible Handbook for Those Interested n Sustainability

Green Career Central

Resource: The Sustainability Greenprint: A Handbook of Principles, Policies, and Players Why This Resource Caught My Eye. Green Career Tip

Top Careers of the Future

Resume Bear

Oct, 2010 5 Comments The U.S. In addition, some healthcare occupations will be in greater demand for other reasons. However, the 15.3 economy. Table 1.

2010 69

The Ultimate Student and Graduate Job Handbook

RedStarResume

We understand how daunting this time can be and the pressure associated with finding the right job.

Government Career Resources

Professional Resume Services

The Occupational Outlook Handbook is one resource to use to find keywords to write a more effective professional resume.

“Offer Letter or Employee Handbook: Which counts more?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Would that letter supersede any future changes in an employee handbook that reduced vacation to a certain number of PTO (Paid Time Off) and made employment “at will?”. From what you write, that offer letter would probably supersede future changes on an employee handbook. See if it says just that in your Employee Handbook.   .

“Offer Letter or Employee Handbook: Which counts more?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

Would that letter supersede any future changes in an employee handbook that reduced vacation to a certain number of PTO (Paid Time Off) and made employment “at will?”. From what you write, that offer letter would probably supersede future changes on an employee handbook. See if it says just that in your Employee Handbook.   .

30DLBL Day 16 – Create Your Life Handbook

Personal Excellence Blog

It’s the idea of having a life handbook. Day 16 – Life Handbook What exactly is a life handbook? Life Handbook !!

CAPITALIST PODCAST: The CYA Report (Digital Employee Handbooks)

HR Capitalist

On today’s show we have  Tom O’Dea , co-founder of Rocket Whale and the employee handbook platform called  Blissbook , on Cool HR – The Handbook Edition. Welcome to The CYA Report, my podcast brought to you by Workforce.com and Fistful of Talent. On Host:  Kris Dunn  &  Tim Sackett. Producer:  Cara Lucas.

Is It Time to Build an HR Team?

Evil HR Lady

Draft an employee handbook with vacation, sick time and nondiscrimination policies, as well. An HR team might be one of the last things on your mind when you start a business. Instead, you’re worried about big-picture issues such as developing a business plan and finding investors. We’ll break it down step by step.

2016 74

Are You Prepared for the End of Employee Engagement?

David Zinger

The End of Employee Engagement: David Zinger’s chapter in the ASTD Management Development Handbook.

2016 39

“Will I be looked down upon in the business world if I give less than the 90 days of notice required by our employee handbook?”

Sklover Working Wisdom

The problem is that I recently discovered that our company’s Employee Handbook says that employees are required to give at least 90 days notice of resignation; that’s almost 13 weeks. have read on so many blogs that many people who give notice are fired immediately. That would be devastating.  . Let me share my thoughts. 1. Perhaps one week?

Top 4 Keyword Sources For Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

Occupational Outlook Handbook. Top 4 Keyword Sources For Your Personal Brand. Your Brain. I’m not being cheeky by saying that. Job Descriptions.

New 2012-2022 BLS Employment Projections: What Career Counselors Need to Know

Career Key

There is a new version of the OOH “Not just for teachers” Teacher’s Guide , that includes a list of the new occupations listed in the Handbook.

2014 58

“Does a former employee have a legal right to see her former.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Blog » “Does a former employee have a legal right to see her former employer’s Employee Handbook?” Please let us know how you’ve done.

Top 5 Keyword Sources For Your Personal Brand

Career Realism

I’m often asked, “If I need nouns, how do I know what nouns to use?” Your Brain I’m not being cheeky by saying that. Later, we’ll hone it down. 2.

“If I am required to give 'four weeks' notice when I resign, can.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Published on September 16th, 2010 by Alan L Sklover Question: I have a vacation planned for later this month. Sklover, All Rights Reserved. Alan L.

When It’s Time To Move On: Advice For Quitting

Ms. Career Girl

Before you quit make sure you do look back at your contract or employee handbook and ensure that you don’t need to give a two week notice.

2015 95

Best Online Resources for Learning about College Majors in the U.S.

Career Key

How to use it: At their home page , enter an occupation in the top “Search Handbook” box: Click on the occupation you want.

How to Present Yourself for High-paying Jobs

Careers Done Write

The Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook website is a good place to start. Thanks, Nestor. There are two reasons for this.

2014 77

Shut up Already: How Social Media Can Cost You Your Job

Ms. Career Girl

Your employee handbook includes the policies of company representation. Career Girl. The last few weeks have been difficult for the country.

Training Employees on Customer Service

Blogging4jobs

Include this in your handbook, and provide examples of what going above and beyond for customers means. Empower Employees to Make Decisions.

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