Human Resources Consulting

Helping employers with employee issues is our specialty.  Whether you need an employee handbook, training or assistance with employer relations, Nine Point Strategies can help. Our experienced staff of HR professionals are ready to assist you with all your employee relation needs. From development to your cannabis operations employee handbook to consulting on harassment claims brought to you by employees, Nine Point is ready to join your team and get to work.

Yearly Employee Handbook Development

Your employee handbook is the backbone of protection from employee driven claims against your cannabis business.  In addition, your handbook is developed to inform employees of the rules and regulations for your business.  Do you need Nine Point strategies?  First, do you have a current handbook that was developed by an HR professional or labor attorney specifically for your business?  Second, is the handbook being updated with legal changes each year?  If you answered no to either of these questions, then we’re the solution for you!

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Employee Life-cycle Forms

The lifecycle of your employee is maintained and tracked through various paperwork that Nine Point Strategies tailors and provides specific to your operation.  Employees are your greatest asset but if not documented properly can be your biggest liability.  Let Nine Point Strategies guide you to successful employee administration and peace of mind you’re in compliance with all federal, state and city requirements.

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Dedicated Phone and/or Email Support

Whether you’re a new entity just getting started or an established operation, our dedicated phone/email support provides you with access to your assigned HR Specialist.  As an extension of your human resources department, your specialist will provide on demand support for matters that need urgent attention or work with you on strategic HR planning.

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Full Cycle Human Resource Audits

An HR Audit offers an objective look at your company’s policies, practices and procedures and strategies.  It also provides an objective view of your company’s current state which allows you to evaluate current practices and identify opportunities for improvement.  For a more detailed discussion about HR Audits, please contact an HR Specialist today!

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Local, State & Federal Poster Compliance

Both state and federal labor laws posters are required for businesses.  If your business has one or more employees, it is required by law to post federal, state and OSHA mandatory posters which all of our Shield Packages include.  Contact us today to find out how we can help you stay compliant year after year.

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  • Retail Dispensaries
  • Cultivators
  • Processors
  • Manufacturing
  • Laboratories
  • Smoke Shop
  • Landlords of Cannabis Tenants

Total Solution

Insurance Placement
OSHA & Safety Services
Workers Compensation
Employee Benefits
Employee Benefits

Why Choose Nine Point Strategies

Nine Point Strategies is a specialty division of Stratton Agency, Inc. located in San Carlos, CA.  Stratton Agency has been a leading provider of Insurance & Risk Management Services since 1914 and has emerged as a leading brokerage for specialty insurance placement.  As a proud recipient of the Best Practices Designation by the Independent Insurance Agent & Brokers Association (IIABA) since 2009, you can be confident that you are working with a success partner that knows what it is like to be on the Top Shelf of what we do.

Automate Your Business

Benefits are a great tool to keep employees happy and healthy, however the admin of these employees and their plans can be daunting.  Let Nine Point Strategies standardize the process with our HRIS platform that allows for New Hire Onboarding, Time-Off Tracking and Online Benefits Enrollment.

April 6, 2018 in HR, HRI Events, OSHA, Public Blogs, Training

” Workplace Violence/Active Shooter Training – What Employers Need to Know”

On April 12th at 1:00 pm, we will be doing one of our most-attended webinars this year, ” Workplace Violence/Active Shooter Training – What Employers Need to Know”. As you…

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As a Nine Point Client, you will benefit from our Free webinar series offered by or HR Division, HR Ideas.  If you are a client and would like access to our webinars, please contact your NPS representative for your free coupon code.

HR Shield Plans

Stratton Agency has developed annual package plans to help you stay compliant 365 days a year. Our systematic approach starts and ends with your company handbook that we strategically develop with our business owners’ help. Your dedicated HR Specialist will help you maintain your handbooks throughout the year and provide phone/email support to help you or your management team in understanding the rules set forth and keep you compliant year after year with Federal, State and Local laws.

Handbook development w/consultation by phone/webinar Yes Yes Yes Yes
HRI Digital Package Yes Yes Yes Yes
– eHRI Webinar Training Yes Yes Yes Yes
– Free Monthly Webinar Series Yes Yes Yes Yes
– Annual New Hire & Termination Forms Yes Yes Yes Yes
– Kit Review Video Yes Yes Yes Yes
– Employee Level Handbook Rollout Video Yes Yes Yes Yes
– Employee Level Harassment Video Yes Yes Yes Yes
– OSHA Mailers Yes Yes Yes Yes
Compliance Posters Yes Yes Yes Yes
Phone/Email Support 3 Hours 6 Hours 9 Hours 12 Hours
Annual Company Wide Employee Survey Yes Yes Yes Yes
Annual Handbook Rollout for Employees No Yes Yes Yes
Industry Specific Job Description Bundle No Yes Yes Yes
3 Annual Employee Interviews No No Yes Yes
Management Handbook and Training No No Yes Yes
Hiring Strategies 101 No No No Yes
eeNav – HRIS Solution Optional Optional Optional Optional