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Telling Co-Workers About a Termination

Employers need to be careful not to give a terminated employee grounds for a defamation lawsuit. More

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DeWalt Dual-Speed Cordless Framing Nailer

Several cordless finish nailers substitute flywheel power for internal combustion,... More

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Rock Breaking With Micro Blaster

The Micro-Blaster system is inexpensive, easy to use, and requires no license or... More

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Fiber-cement clip; more on employee theft of clients; attic-ventilation... More

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Tool Test: 23-Gauge Pin Nailers

These guns allow you to fasten the smallest trim pieces without splitting, and... More

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When Can You Fire Someone?

Recently, my little town hit the big time. It has been talked about on television and radio, and written about in newspapers and thousands of blogs. Why? Because a local employer fired four employees who would not quit smoking in the privacy of their own homes. More

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Tool Test: Paper-Collated Clipped-Head Nailers

The best guns are compact, have built-in rafter hooks, and won't fire when empty. More

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When Employees Leave for Military Service

At the end of their military service, people who are honorably discharged are... More

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Tool Test: Round-Head Stick Nailers

A West Coast framer compares 11 guns, looking for a tool that's versatile enough... More

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Writing an Employee Manual

If you're like most business owners, you already have more than enough paperwork to do. Why should you spend valuable time writing an employee manual? More

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