The Rules Apply to Everyone

Personnel e.bulletin – February 2012   Prepared for the PHCC Educational Foundation by TPO, Inc. What would your company look like if there weren’t any rules around expectations and workplace behavior?  Imagine having to decide which employees get paid...

Rules for Short Term Help

Personnel e.bulletin – March 2012   Prepared for the PHCC Educational Foundation by TPO, Inc. Many companies are starting to see business pick up, finally! One question that quickly comes to any employer’s mind is how can we build our capacity in a...

A Process for Promotions

Personnel e.bulletin – April 2012   Prepared for the PHCC Educational Foundation by TPO, Inc. Why are we talking about a process for promotions anyway? We know that there are few opportunities for upward mobility in small companies, why not just “wing it” when...

HR Top Ten – Rules Every Supervisor Should Know

Personnel e.bulletin – May 2012   Prepared for the PHCC Educational Foundation by TPO, Inc. Congratulations on your promotion to supervisor! You have demonstrated a set of technical job-related skills that qualified you to become a supervisor. In your new job as...

Emergency Preparedness Planning

Personnel e.bulletin – June 2012   Prepared for the PHCC Educational Foundation by TPO, Inc. Business emergencies take many forms. Mother Nature may be venting her fury on your operating area in the form of earthquakes, tornados, flooding, electrical storms,...