IT Policies

A clear, well-defined policy can help keep your organization running smoothly. Our ready-made policies can be used as is or customized to fit your specific needs.

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    Policy pack: Guidelines for new hires

    This bundle of 10 policies will help you get new hires off to a good start. It outlines expectations, defines company ground rules, and offers guidance for maintaining a safe and secure workplace. The...

    January 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Severance policy

    This policy outlines guidelines for providing severance pay and benefits for former employees. It defines acceptable grounds for offering (or withholding) severance packages and describes the requirem...

    January 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Interviewing guidelines policy

    This policy will help organizations conduct useful and appropriate interviews with potential new hires, both from a proper methodology perspective and a legal standpoint. Following the guidelines will...

    January 2017 by Tech Pro Research

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    Internet of Things policy

    These guidelines cover the procurement, usage, and administration of IoT devices, whether provided by the company or employee owned. From the policy: Summary The Internet of Things (or IoT) refer...

    December 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Workplace violence policy

    This policy describes measures for preventing workplace violence and outlines the steps your company and staff should take if violence does occur. The download includes a PDF version, along with a Wor...

    December 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Remote access policy

    This policy outlines guidelines and processes for requesting, obtaining, using, and terminating remote access to organization networks, systems, and data. It applies to scenarios where employees conne...

    December 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Severe weather and emergency policy

    This policy offers guidelines for responding to severe weather activity and other emergencies. The download includes both a PDF version and an RTF document to make customization easier. The Severe We...

    December 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Employee political activity policy

    This sample policy provides a basic outline of the measures an organization should take to protect and maintain the safety of all employees, customers, vendors, and visitors regardless of political af...

    November 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    Equipment reassignment policy

    This policy provides guidelines for reclaiming and reusing equipment from current or former employees. It outlines the steps that must be carried out by authorized individuals before this equipment ca...

    November 2016 by Tech Pro Research

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    System monitoring policy

    This policy defines what systems and services to monitor, establishes how they will be monitored, and determines how support staff will be notified of problems that require escalation or remediation. ...

    November 2016 by Tech Pro Research