A policy, or employee, handbook is a vital tool and resource for any business. But creating one can be a challenge.
[This article was originally published in December 2017. It has been substantially revised and updated to reflect current information and trends.]
According to several HR experts, most small businesses do not have a written policy manual or employee handbook, an employee orientation process, or even a proper and documented termination procedure.
Yet all of these tools and processes can be the first line of legal defense to avoid costly employee lawsuits.