Two new reference materials are available to help boost your employee-management skills. Both resources were written by personnel management expert Don Tyler, owner of Tyler & Associates, Clarks Hill, Ind.

  • “The Complete Guide to Managing Agricultural Employees.” This 200-page manual contains simple “how to” sections on a wide variety of topics, including conflict resolution, working with family members and dealing with employee’s personal problems. It also contains more than 50 samples of documents, such as job descriptions, sample ads, performance evaluations and exit interviews. Cost is $75, plus shipping.
  • “Introduction to Communications.” This audio set contains 12 topics on three compact discs or cassette tapes. Each topic is 10 to 15 minutes in length. Topics include: introduction to personality types, personality and communication, listening skills, coaching skills and more. Cost is $85, plus shipping.

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