October 24, 2021
Purchasing Process Procedures

What are Basic Purchasing Process Procedures?

Purchasing Procedures provide vendor selection and purchasing controls. Which ones should your company be sure to utilize?
October 6, 2021
Difference Between Processes and Procedures

What’s the Difference Between Processes and Procedures?

The difference between processes and procedures can be summed up as breadth and depth. Do you really understand this difference?
June 20, 2021
strategy vision

How Do You Engage Employees Through Your Company Vision?

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?
June 12, 2021
Business Outsourcing

What are Best Practices for Outsourcing in Your Business?

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?
February 8, 2021
policy manual

What is the Difference Between Policy, Process, Procedure, SOP, or Work Instruction?

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.
October 28, 2020
Business Writing First, Edit Later

What is the Policy Review Process?

If too many people are required to authorize a document, policy and procedure development becomes a bureaucratic nightmare, considerably slowing -- if not preventing -- their release AND adding little to no value to the final version.
October 18, 2020
Five Steps to Create SOP Template

How to Write a Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) Template

A Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) Template will allow you to standardize your procedures, get started quickly, and provide fast, easy answers to common SOP questions.
March 8, 2020
Policy Deployment Framework

What Is a Procedure?

A procedure is a way that you achieve consistent results.
February 13, 2020
Procedure Software

Time for Policy Procedure Management Software?

Nobody wants to pay for the cost of maintaining policies and procedures, so the next best thing is to pay less than your paper-based system or simple file server. Policy and procedure management software is the least expensive way to manage your policies and procedures.