7 do-it-yourself tips to cut training costs

  • March 13, 2013

When companies need to cut corners, one of the first things executives slash is the training budget. When that happens, it’s time for HR to get creative. Here...

Take your employee handbook online: 8 tips

  • November 07, 2012

Turning your handbook into an electronic document can cut costs, make updating easier and give employees a convenient place to access policies. Going electronic...

4 common company policy writing mistakes

  • October 31, 2012

Company policies lay the foundation on which employment expectations are formed, and thus, workplace actions are taken. A missing phrase here, an undefined term there...

Substance abuse policies: legal guidelines

  • October 15, 2012

Substance abuse in the workplace costs employers billions of dollars annually in lost productivity, absenteeism and theft, as well as workers' compensation, health...

5 ways to ramp up employee training

  • August 31, 2012

Tap into the power of training and development by trying these five tips. They’ll help you make the most of limited resources, and they’re sure to improve employee...

Can we ban drinking and driving company car?

  • April 22, 2012

Q. We recently learned that an employee who drives a company vehicle is stopping on the way home for a few drinks. Should we notify all employees that if they use...