Human Resources Manual: Small Business Edition & Landscape Industry Editions

by Joelle Steele

Cover, Human Resources Manual: Small Business Edition & Landscape Industry Edition by Joelle Steele

2014 (customizable Word doc), 16th ed.

April 24, 2014: When you have employees you are putting your business in their hands ... every day. You need to protect your business and your employees. This Personnel Policy Manual (Human Resource Manual) is the best you'll find anywhere. It comes in a Word doc, so it's easy to customize, and it provides you with all the necessary paragraphs and language to define your personnel policies.

This HR manual defines the relationship between you and your employees. It has been regularly updated and reviewed by labor attorneys since it was first published in 1985. It contains almost every personnel policy you can imagine — to help you comply with federal labor laws, maintain authority over your workers, increase productivity, and gain the respect and loyalty of your employees. It comes in two version, one for small business and one for landscape industry businesses, and each comes with selected customizable employment-related forms.


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HR MANUAL - SMALL BUSINESS - HR-GEN $55.99

HR MANUAL - LANDSCAPE INDUSTRY - HR-HORT $55.99

100 GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE POLICY
101 Employer-Employee Relationship
102 Employment Status Determination
103 Labor Laws
104 Personnel Administration
105 Recordkeeping
106 Staff Supervision

200 PERSONAL CONDUCT
201 Employee Behavior
202 Confidentiality Of Company Interests
203 Conflicts Of Interest
204 Personal Appearance Of Employees
205 Use Of Company Property
206 Communication

300 COMPENSATION, BENEFITS, REIMBURSEMENTS
301 Automobile Allowance & Reimbursement
302 Bonuses & Incentives
303 Commissions
304 Continuing Education
305 Employee Discounts
306 Holidays
307 Sick Leave
308 Vacations
309 Wages & Salary

400 EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES
401 Disciplinary Action
402 Equal Employment Opportunities
403 Orientation & Training
404 Performance Reviews
405 Probation
406 Recruitment
407 Termination

500 ATTENDANCE & LEAVES OF ABSENCE
501 Hours Of Work
502 Leaves Of Absence
503 Meals & Rest Breaks
504 Punctuality & Attendance

600 INSURANCE
601 Automobile Liability
602 Disability Insurance
603 General Liability
604 Medical/Health
605 Unemployment Insurance
606 Workers Compensation
607 Janitorial Bonds

700 LICENSING
701 Business
702 Pest Control (Landscape Manual Only)
703 Automobile Registration
704 Contractor

800 COMPANY VEHICLES

900 EMPLOYMENT FORMS
Employment Application
Interview Checklist
New Hire Checklist
Job Start Letter
HR Manual Acknowledgment
Employee Materials Inventory
Employee Purchase Requisition
Emergency Information
Vacation Leave Request
Job Performance Review

NOTICE: The HR Manual is a "derived work" that is protected by U.S. Copyright Law. It is for your own use only. You may NOT give it away, distribute it, resell it, republish it in any form, or display it on your Web site.