Employer Resources

Guides, links, and more helpful resources and tools for employers. Great for start-ups and established companies alike!

Employer Resources

Guides, links, and more helpful resources and tools for employers. Great for start-ups and established companies alike!


Alternative HR has produced various downloadable guides packed with helpful information for employers. Use as a “refresher” or to gain more knowledge of the specified topic.

The Recruiting, Interviewing & Hiring Guide

This comprehensive guide was developed to assist employers in the recruiting, interviewing, and hiring process.



The Alternative HR Blog contains helpful articles, latest news and updates, and tips for employers.

Fire Drills – A Lifesaving Routine

OSHA doesn’t require your business to conduct fire drills, but your insurance company might. During stressful situations people react automatically – this means that you want every employee to have fire procedures so ingrained that they immediately respond with them.

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Yesterday you were Joe or Jane – today you’re the boss!

This is about the perceptions of the other people who interact with you, and about their assumptions regarding leadership and leaders. Whether you asked for it or not, you’re now in charge and you need to know that your words and actions have more impact than they had yesterday – because you’re now in charge

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When leading, don’t start with “don’t”

When you want a certain behavior, specify that behavior and the correct way to execute it. There might be 10 ways to perform the task you need the person to do. Three ways might achieve the results you want. Give that person one of the three successful paths, or share all three options and allow him or her to select the one of the three that fits the best given their skills and experience.

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Kelli Gift, Tel: 717.766.1777 www.PaySmartPa.com

Small Business Resource Group Affiliate
PaySmart provides payroll service, not just a check.

PaySmart’s staff uses their expertise in payroll to help small businesses grow and prosper in the ever-changing economy. PaySmart provides an affordable payroll solution that allow business owners to focus their efforts on achieving success in their industry.


Don Jacobs Insurance Services


Don Jacobs Insurance Services, Chick Zoll, [email protected], 1-888-844-6569, www.donjacobsinsurance.com

Our mission for you is Total Insurance Solutions – finding the best package and value for you while meeting all of your protection needs. Our goal is to provide the best customer service possible. Our commitment is so strong that we continue to make house calls at your convenience. As an independent agency, we work for YOU. Insurance coverage is available for virtually any need or budget. We are committed to finding that best mix of policy and price.


Cleckley Assessments, LLC


Cleckley Assessments, LLC is a Human Resource company that specializes in Employment Assessment tools. Their employment assessments (tests) include informational tools that measure job-fit, integrity, sales ability, customer service ability and more.  In addition they offer over 1000 computer skill and job skill tests.  All of these tools help managers make better decisions when hiring and promoting people.  Cleckley Assessments is a business partner of Profiles International, the recognized world leader in Human Resource Management and Employment Assessment tools.

Call:   (717) 627-3920
Website:   www.CleckleyAssessments.com
Email:    [email protected]


Summit HRD


Julie Poland, (717) 767-6595

Summit HRD partners with closely held businesses in the areas of planning, leadership development and process improvement.  Their more than 23 years of experience in 30+ industries has helped Summit’s clients improve finances, management, customer loyalty, and growth.  Summit coaches can come onsite, and can work with you the owner,  a key person or a team to help you achieve your goals.


The Tangible Effect


Suzanne Harrison, (717) 758-3432

The Tangible Effect, Inc. is not like other consulting companies. We don’t work in silos.  We want to understand every department, division, and interface.  We roll our sleeves up to understand what is going on. Starting in the accounting and finance department and working our way in, we figure out what isn’t working the way it should. Our mission is to empower business owners to utilize the right information at the right time for their business’s growth stage transforming their vision into reality.

Employee Management

No time for updating job descriptions, performance reviews, terminating employees, or handling the benefits renewal? Let us help!

HR Audits

This overview of the HR functions will tell you if you are in compliance, gives you handbook feedback, and shares some best practices.

HR Retainer Program

This program includes unlimited phone and email consultation on HR topics for only $10 per employee, per month.

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Alternative HR offer HR assistance at your facility on a weekly, bi-weekly, or as needed basis to help with any HR related tasks.

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