Sample Policy: Solicitations

  • January 01, 2007

The following sample policy was excerpted from The Book of Company Policies, published by HR Specialist,© Edit for your organization’s purposes. ...

Stop ex-employees from stealing your customers

  • July 24, 2006

A key employee jumps ship to work for your competitor. Over the next several months, you lose some of your best customers to the competition. Unless your former employee...

Employee moonlighting: Should you ban it?

  • June 01, 2005

Issue: One in 20 employees moonlights, and a hot labor market offers employees in your shop new opportunities to work second jobs. Risk: Moonlighting can create tired,...

Rethink your nepotism policy

  • June 01, 2001

If you have a policy that bans hiring employees' spouses, consider dropping it, or at least rewriting it. Reason: 14 percent of dual-income married couples now work in...