What goes in employee personnel files?

Answer An employee's personnel file is a written history of the employee's time with the company. Care should be taken to include only information that is pertinent to the employee's employment and work p... Read More »

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How many days does an employer have to produce an employee's personnel files in Minnesota?

Minnesota Statute 181.961, as of 2009, states that Minnesota employers must produce an employee file for examination within seven working days of receiving a written request by the employee if the ... Read More »

How to Write a Personnel Announcement Firing an Employee?

An estimated 7.9 million jobs have been eliminated in the United States since 2008, according to a July 2010 article on With the global economy still struggling as of May 2011, many jobs a... Read More »

Where are personnel files kept?

On One Hand: Laws Don't SpecifyEmployment law governs what records must be kept and, in some cases, for how they must be kept. They don't specify where you must keep the records, so long as you can... Read More »

Laws About the Retention of Personnel Files?

Human Resources departments have to keep ongoing information about employees to comply with state and federal regulations. These requirements and compliance guidelines have recently changed with t... Read More »