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Old 03-30-2010, 10:18 PM
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New Horizons - I would be interested in seeing your handbook also. I am also curious how often does a potential employee pass or fail. What are the passing rates?
I have interviewed various people for work and found that most people will claim just about any skill or experience to get the job. I was going to try to and set up some kind of test -written and physical.
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I would be interested

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Old 05-08-2010, 08:35 PM
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Cherryco, Leisure, backtobasics,

PM me about the handbooks.
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Old 05-11-2010, 12:48 AM
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whos got a good and short employee handbook or some sort of job outline stuff that they have to sign
i use a handbook that i always give my new employees, it really saves in the training time, it has a list of step by step instructions of where everything is in the trailer, how to use/clean equipment properly, etc. it also consists of rules and expectations of the company. its a good thing to have and i created it after i found myself going back and winding up waterhoses, and replacing lawn art after it being moved to trim around.because the new employee was negligent and i had so much other things on my mind when i was training him had no time to think of the little things that are important.
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Old 05-11-2010, 04:17 PM
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i just posted my request for an employee manual on www.guru.com. Hope someone answers soon - as I also need a manual ASAP.
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Old 05-11-2010, 09:51 PM
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new horizon i would love to see you book too. i see that u have forwarded it to other people. how about me??
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Old 05-28-2010, 10:13 PM
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Employee guidlines/handbook

Hey guys, i actually spent my entire friday in the office trying to come up
with guidelines/handbook for my guys. I lost 2 employees in one week so i decided its time to "re-structure" ... I was hoping that those of you who have come up with these booklets would be willing to share and help me get the ball rolling for my own.

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Old 05-29-2010, 06:14 AM
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Anyone want to chip in and have a legal handbook that is drawn up by an attorney? I just paid $300 and should have it early next week - still time to have things changed by the attorney if your interested send me a msg.
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Old 11-27-2010, 11:07 PM
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Handbook

I would chip in a few bucks if the offer is still open. Just started business March 2010. I have a handbook in the making, but have read other posts that offer suggestions I will incorporate.
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Old 11-28-2010, 02:53 PM
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Old 12-16-2010, 04:20 PM
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I think I spent almost $1,500 for a handbook and application to be drawn up. Some things are state specific.
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