As a recent survey noted, many organizations have a disconnect between the drafting and issuing of handbook policies and the practices that ensure those policies are effectively implemented.
To help alleviate this problem, this training session reviews current employee handbook policies and discusses how organizations can reduce the gap between policy issuance and effective implementation.Learning Objectives
- Review the key findings of the recent employee handbook survey
- Review the basics of employee handbook development
- Discuss the expanding purposes and scope of employee handbooks
- Learn the dimensions of critical handbook policies
- Understand the framework of employee handbook audits activities
- Develop employee handbook Key Performance Indicators
This program is designed for HR professionals, risk managers, internal auditors, in-house counsel, CFOs, CEOs, and management consultants and other individuals who want to learn how to use develop and implement employee handbooks.About Your Speaker
Ronald Adler is the President and CEO of Laurdan Associates, Inc., a veteran owned Human Resource management consulting firm specializing in HR audits, employment practices liability risk management, HR metrics and benchmarking, strategic HR-business issues and unemployment insurance issues. Mr. Adler has more than 42 years of HR consulting experience working with U.S. and international firms, small businesses and non-profits, printers, insurance companies and brokers, and employer organizations.
Mr. Adler is an internationally-recognized thought leader on HR auditing and is the co-developer the Employment-Labor Law Audit (ELLA
), the nation's leading HR auditing and employment practices liability risk assessment tool.
Mr. Adler is an adjunct professor at Villanova University's Graduate Program in Human Resources Development and teaches courses on HR auditing and HR management. Mr. Adler is also a certified instructor for the CPCU Society and conducts courses on employment practices liabilities. Mr. Adler serves on two national taskforces developing professional standards in human capital measurement and performance management.
Mr. Adler is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), where he serves as a subject matter expert (SME) to SHRM on HR metrics and workplace issues.
This program has been approved for 1.5 re-certification credit hours for HRCI's PHR and SPHR designations through the HR Certification Institute. For more information about certification or re-certification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org. The use of this seal is not an endorsement by HRCI of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met HRCIs criteria to be pre-approved for re-certification credit.
SHRM Professional Development Credits
This program is valid for 1.5 Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM-CP or SHRM-SCP designations. For more information about certification or re-certification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.