Start reading Employee Development on the free Kindle Reading App or on your Kindle in under a minute. Don't have a Kindle? Get your Kindle here.

Deliver to your Kindle or other device

Enter a promotion code
or gift card
Sorry, this item is not available in
Image not available for
Image not available

Employee Development: Big Business Results on a Small Business Budget [Kindle Edition]

Ted Kirchharr , Jim Guttmann , Melissa Miller , Melanie Rhodes , Candace Rorrer , Elizabeth Oakes , Leslie Gordon , Joni Humphreys , Holly McLeod
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Digital List Price: $0.99 What's this?
Kindle Price: $0.00
You Save: $0.99 (100%)

Free Kindle Reading App Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a Kindle device—with the FREE Kindle app for smartphones, tablets and computers.

To get the free app, enter your email address or mobile phone number.

Kindle Daily Deals
Kindle Delivers: Daily Deals
Subscribe to find out about each day's Kindle Daily Deals for adults and young readers. Learn more (U.S. customers only)

Book Description

Numerous studies have confirmed what most employers and managers already know; – an investment in the professional development of employees increases employee satisfaction and retention. What may not be as obvious is the important role low cost, self- implemented programs can play in the development of your employees. Our company has been nationally recognized five times as one of the best small businesses to work for. Let us share with you some of the lessons we've learned.
Look for this book also written by Ted A. Kirchharr, "The Busy Business Owner's Guide to Health Care Reform: What You Need to Know" .

Product Details

  • File Size: 76 KB
  • Print Length: 40 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Publisher: Landrum Human Resources; 1 edition (May 20, 2011)
  • Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0052N9WSQ
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
  • X-Ray:
  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Lending: Enabled
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9,027 Free in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Free in Kindle Store)
  •  Would you like to give feedback on images?

Customer Reviews

3.9 out of 5 stars
3.9 out of 5 stars
Share your thoughts with other customers
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great Advice, Great Price! February 16, 2012
Format:Kindle Edition
You can't beat the advice or the price! I appreciate how this book teaches how to get big results on a small budget. When employees are properly developed, it makes all the difference in your results. Highly recommended!
- Aimee Elizabeth, Author of Poverty Sucks! How to Become a Self-Made Millionaire.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Quick & concise December 30, 2012
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Very quick and direct explanation of how to implement a number of low/no cost employee-centric programs. I will be able to take many into practice immediately.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Book for a Small Business October 18, 2012
By Jinni1
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
This is an excellent book for the small business owner to help them improve performance; have happier, better trained employees on a smaller budget. Great advice that will help you grow your business and have employees who enjoy their jobs.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Decent Read March 11, 2013
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Gave good suggestions and advice. Wish the book gave more details about programs they highlighted in the book. Overall good read.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars July 13, 2014
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
Found the book very useful and worth to follow
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful ideas June 12, 2014
By Kasava
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I read this book in less than an hour. It has wonderful ideas that I truly want to bring to my directors in order to help our office morale!
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
3.0 out of 5 stars Basic Information are provided effectively May 15, 2014
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
The author has taken good care of combining the information in relatively small e-book. Most of the material is available on the net but good effort to organize at one place.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
2.0 out of 5 stars Okay April 21, 2014
Format:Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
I rated it why do I need to write a review? If it's good then it's good if it's bad then it's bad if it is excellent then it is.
Comment | 
Was this review helpful to you?
Most Recent Customer Reviews
4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars
Informative and easy to read.
Published 8 days ago by Jake
4.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Resource
This book is an excellent resource for those in charge of forming an Employee Development Program. I found this book easy to follow, with quick tips on how to and why you should... Read more
Published 5 months ago by Mrs. Wanamaker
3.0 out of 5 stars Three Stars
Had better books
Published 6 months ago by Kindle Customer
5.0 out of 5 stars Good, practical book.
Great little ideas!
Published 7 months ago by Trisha
5.0 out of 5 stars Great read for the new manager
This book is great for those just learning about employee development. It is easy to understand and gets to the point. Read more
Published 12 months ago by Jason Nece
4.0 out of 5 stars Concise and practical, no HR jargon
This is a very short and practical read on employee development. It's simply a list of techniques that you can entertain when on budget.
Published 16 months ago by Abdurrahman Al-Qahtani
4.0 out of 5 stars Employee Development: Big Business Results on a Small Business Budget
I don't got but six employees so I don't think this book was meant entirely for me but the authors did give me some good nuggets to consider for the employees I do have. Read more
Published 18 months ago by Jason
4.0 out of 5 stars Good book
Good ideas. I hope they appreciate it. I hope it motivates and lowers turn over. It's hard with part time employees. Good points. Thanks
Published 19 months ago by PJT
4.0 out of 5 stars good ideas
Some good ideas in here. Definitely worth the 20 minute read. I recommend it for any middle or upper manager.
Published 20 months ago by Rico
Search Customer Reviews
Search these reviews only

More About the Author

Ted A. Kirchharr, 60, resides in Florida. As Vice President of Landrum Professional Employer Services & Landrum Consulting, Ted is responsible for Landrum's strategic planning, benefits administration, information technology, sales and marketing. He has helped hundreds of organizations pursue strategic planning, institute quality management, hone organizational development, instill leadership training and improve employee engagement.
Ted has held many volunteer leadership roles both community and statewide. He is past president of the Florida Sterling Council and served as the District Governor for Rotary District 6940 during the 2013-14 Rotary year.
He has authored or co-authored a number of professional publications and edited and contributed to the eBook Employee Development: Big Company Results on a Small Business Budget; currently listed as a Human Resources and Personnel Management Kindle best seller. The third edition of The Busy Business Owner's Guide to Health Care Reform: What You Need to Know, was released in January 2015 on

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


There are no discussions about this product yet.
Be the first to discuss this product with the community.
Start a new discussion
First post:
Prompts for sign-in

Look for Similar Items by Category