Small business answers — NOW!

Promotion from within definition

What does it mean when a company has a "promote from within" policy? 
Generally, a promotion from within policy means that the employer has stated a commitment to consider current employees for promotion opportunities before hiring candidates from outside of the organization.

Promoting from within the organization is typically a management goal, however, not a rule. 
Brain Trust contributor: Author of Improving Performance Results
Related Categories: Human Resources, Management
© 2007, Small Business Network, Inc., All Rights Reserved.
Subject to the Terms of Use of
Print this page   Bookmark this page   E-mail this page to a friend   Go back to previous page
AskJim ID: 2090