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Your Employee Personnel File Checklist

January 28, 2015 by Global Administrator

Personnel files may seem like a minor aspect of managing your dealership, but properly maintained files not only provide easy access to information when it comes time to  discipline,  promote, or lay off employees, they also protect your dealership in case of an employment la...

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States Disagree with EEOC’s Criminal Background Inquiries Stance

January 21, 2015 by Global Administrator

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the agency responsible for enforcing federal employment discrimination laws, has created guidance concerning criminal background application inquiries. Based on this guidance, some states now disallow hiring companies from i...

Posted in: Human Resources Management Tags: Application, Criminal, Debate, Employment, EOCC, Inquiries, Job Read More

Body Shop Safe Practices Quick Guide

January 20, 2015 by Global Administrator

There are a variety of best practices that will keep your employees safe. Implement the following to protect your employees: Dry Clean-Up Dry clean-up methods, such as High Intensity Particulate Arrestor (HEPA) filtered vacuum systems, remove particulates and toxins fr...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: Body, Clean-up, Dry, Inventory, Management, Materials, Mixing, Practices, Safe, Shop, Spraying, Waste Read More

Reviewing your Personnel Files

January 14, 2015 by Global Administrator

To keep your personnel files up to date, and allow them to be a true asset in the event of a legal dispute at your dealership, it is important to review them annually. An appropriate time to review individual personnel files is during an annual review. Confirm that all files ...

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How to Prevent Greenwashing

January 13, 2015 by Global Administrator

Greenwashing is the practice of claiming that your processes are environmentally sustainable without proof. Greenwashing is visible in every industry, and is becoming especially prevalent when consumers seek out environmentally sustainable auto facilities. Cone Green Gap ...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: Certification, Environmental, Greenwashing, Honest, Prevention, Sustainability Read More

January 2015 Tip of the Month: OSHA 300 Log Reporting and Requirements Rule is Active!

January 13, 2015 by Global Administrator

On January 1 st 2015 a new OSHA rule went into effect that requires all dealers to maintain an OSHA 300 Log and changes the reporting requirements for serious injuries at all workplaces. In the past, new and used car dealerships had been exempt from completing and posting th...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: 1st, 2015, 300, January, Log, OSHA, Regulations, Reporting Read More

Employee Retention – Managing to Keep Your Employees

January 07, 2015 by Global Administrator

Your dealership employees are a company investment, one that should be protected. Studies found that 83 percent of 900 North American employees polled plan to seek new positions in 2014. While it can be difficult to foster employee engagement, there are solutions that create ...

Posted in: Human Resources Management Tags: Employee, Environment, Growth, Learning, Opportunities, Retention, Satisfaction, Work Read More

Winter Illness Prevention

January 06, 2015 by Global Administrator

Winter is approaching faster than many of us even realize. With all of the positive fun and festive parts of the holiday season comes the additional risk of illness. Illness can quickly spread in a dealership, taking out many of your employees, and also increasing safety risk...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: Health, Illness, Prevention, Safety, tips, Winter, Workplace Read More

Think Self-Evaluations Aren’t Important? Think Again.

January 02, 2015 by Global Administrator

There are a variety of ways to make your performance reviews more powerful; one of the best ways is to integrate the use of self-evaluations. While self-evaluations should already be part of your human resource management system, some managers don’t take advantage of them. Se...

Posted in: Human Resources Management Tags: Accountability, Employee, Evaluation, Human, Management, Performance, Perspective, Resource, Role, Self Read More