Have you ever taken over new job only to find that the former manager had nothing documented? Do company policies exist if they’re not documented? What if there was a disaster? What if a key person quit? Will you have time to write policies and procedures from disaster recovery to computer, network, and email use? How do you engage employees through your company vision? Continue reading How Do You Engage Employees Through Your Company Vision?
Hiring a third party to perform outsourced business tasks on your account often means you’re exposing your business to new risks such as confidentiality breaches. Thinking ahead to formulate a clear outsourcing procedure can save your business a lot of money, time, and even a legal case. What are best practices for outsourcing in your business?
Can you call your employee relations successful in your business without a DEI policy? When it comes to encouraging diversity and inclusion in the workplace, one of the first and best steps a business can take is to write a well-designed diversity, inclusion and equality (DEI) policy. Continue reading How To Write An Effective Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Policy
There are many differences between a policy, process, procedure, SOP, or work instruction. Here we explain the differences between policies, procedures, processes, and how each are used in a business setting.
Putting a social media policy in place will protect the business and its employees while engaging with the public, but there are some things you should include in a social media policy. Continue reading What Should Be Included in a Social Media Policy?
Coping with stress during the COVID-19 pandemic challenging for everyone. It is not easy for a Human Resource Manager to manage to reduce employee stress and boost productivity. To help you out, we have five stress management solutions to reduce anxiety and make the workers more productive in the current situation. Continue reading How to Cope with Stress During the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Writing a good company policy is similar to writing a good business procedure, but there are a few differences between a policy and a procedure. A business policy consists of either company rules, typically about ethics or relationships, or process outcomes defining expected results, kind of like a mission statement. So how exactly do you write a good business policy? Continue reading How Do You Write a Good Business Policy?
The cost of data breaches can be high. IBM estimates that the average overhead cost of cybercrime has now jumped to $4 million per case – up about 30 percent in just a few years. Using these client data protection tips will help to keep your customers safe. Continue reading Client Data Protection Tips to Keep Your Customers Safe
Any old policy and procedure format saves time by not having to start from scratch, right? Well, not necessarily. Using a weak starting point can hurt employee usability, introduce confusion and user-error, and may not assist in your compliance and control objectives. The result could set your procedures project back further and cost you even more time to fix it later. So, why else should you write policies and procedures? Continue reading How Do You Write Policies and Procedures?
Estimates from Nasdaq suggest that 95% of purchases will occur online by 2040, with the proportion of eCommerce sales made using smart devices growing continuously. Technology is reshaping eCommerce, and as such, a growing number of new businesses are setting up in the field. Continue reading Where Technology And Business Intersect: Essential Policies For New eCommerce Businesses