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Q: Organizational systems and policy manuals ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: Organizational systems and policy manuals
Category: Business and Money
Asked by: skykat-ga
List Price: $100.00
Posted: 24 Aug 2002 14:18 PDT
Expires: 23 Sep 2002 14:18 PDT
Question ID: 58169
Where can I locate manuals for management organization which would
include (Employee job descriptions, incentive programs, work flow,
Etc.) for trade specific (Home builder, remodeling company)to purchase
in CD or Floppy form? Along with this would be an "home maintenance
program" complete with manuals anad forms if available.
Subject: Re: Organizational systems and policy manuals
Answered By: kyrie26-ga on 24 Aug 2002 20:21 PDT
Hi skykat-ga,

Thank you for your question. It looks like you are looking for Policy
& Procedures templates for use in your service organization. I found
several companies that specialize in this type of product, whose sole
purpose is selling a complete system of manuals and procedures so that
businesses like yours do not have to reinvent the wheel. Here's what I
found :


American Business Resources Inc

"Contains Close to 500 Individual Reports, Forms, Checklists,
Exhibits, Job Descriptions and Prewritten Policies & Procedures for:
Customer Service 
Disaster Management 
Finance & Credit 
Management Information Systems (MIS) 
Sales & Marketing 
Security & Operations 
Shipping, Purchasing and Inventory Control" 

For the Employee Policy Procedure System only (cheaper), go here :
Since you mentioned that you are interested in "employee job
descriptions, incentive programs, work flow (procedures) etc", these
would be covered by this Employee Handbook.


KnowledgePoint - The leading developer of Human Resource management

Products of interest :

----Policies Now 6.0----

"Policies Now 6.0 is a desktop software program that walks users
through every step of writing customized workplace policies and
publishing a complete employee handbook in a fraction of the time it
would normally take - and at a fraction of the cost. Utilizing an easy
wizard and Q&A process, this program provides expert HR and employment
law advice, and much more."

----People Manager----

"People Manager makes it easy to keep accurate personnel records and
document actions like hiring, promotions, reviews or termination's. It
reminds you about important events like benefits eligibility dates, it
gives you flexible options for tracking attendance and interfacing
with your payroll service."


ISO 9001 Compliance ISO 9000 & CE Marking software

"ISO 9001 Compliance ™ has designed a ISO 9000 quality manual, SOP's
and forms system to increase the productivity of your organization.
Our ISO 9000 quality manual contains prewritten policies and
procedures along with sample reports, forms and audit checklists
included as MS-WORD documents. It provides sample practical
documentation in the proper ISO format required by the latest ISO
9000:2000 changes."

The product from this company that would apply to your organization is
the "SOP's Forms" that covers Resource Management (Provision of
Resources, Human Resources, Infrastructure, Work Environment) and also
Product Realization (Planning, Customer-Related Processes, Process


How To Run A Profitable Remodeling Business

"Here's some great news! Now there's a way that you can truly run your
business, not the other way around. David Lupberger's highly aclaimed
"The Turn-key System for Remodeling Contractors" system does all this
and much more. It shows you how to create and put into place
easy-to-follow templates and standard operating procedures that will
allow you to step away from any part of your business with the
assurance that it will continue to function correctly."

David Loupberger
Master Builder Group
9304 Glenville Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20901
Ph: 301.434.6998 - Fax: 301.439.8832 


Builders BookLoft - Construction Books, Software & Home Plans
Construction Forms & Contracts

"125 forms you can copy and use – or load into your computer (from the
FREE disk enclosed). Then you can customize the forms to fit your
company, fill them out, and print. Loads into Word for Windows, Lotus
1-2-3, WordPerfect, Works, or Excel programs."

"You'll find forms covering accounting, estimating, fieldwork,
contracts, and general office. Each form comes with complete
instructions on when to use it and how to fill it out. These forms
were designed, tested and used by contractors, and will help keep your
business organized, profitable and out of legal, accounting and
collection troubles. Includes a CD-ROM for Windows™ and Mac."

"Estimating forms, checklists, job and equipment logs and time sheets
Contracts and change orders for remodeling, new construction and T&M
Progress billing sheets, purchase orders, time and material invoices
Lien notices, time cards, cover letters, transmittals and memos"


Specific to your trade, you may also find the following site helpful :

Construction contractor book store carries guides, manuals, and

"Select from building code guides, construction calculators,
construction books, construction cost estimating, national electrical
code books, contractor estimating software, construction manuals,
carpentry books, plumbing books, construction estimating software,
electrician books, contractor books, construction guides, all in our
contractor book store."


Google Search Terms :

policies OR policy and procedures OR manual OR manuals OR template OR

renovation OR "home improvement" OR "home builder" OR remodeling
business manuals OR "standard operating procedures"

Hope that answers your question, and all the best in your business!

Best regards,

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