Month: August 2014

In the Spotlight: Why Is Home Care Employee Turnover So High?

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In the Spotlight: Why Is Home Care Employee Turnover So High? The National Care Forum’s annual survey of staffing found that too many employees are leaving the home care sector, creating a crisis which is already having an impact on the services that many clients receive. According to the survey, turnover rates are still consistent… Read more »

New Reminders Features from Leading Time and Attendance Solution

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New Reminders Features from Leading Time and Attendance Solution One of the country’s premier time and attendance solutions has added a number of new features to its software in its aim to help make workforce management as easy as possible. IQ:timecard is an electronic call monitoring solution that is widely used in the home care… Read more »

The Benefits of Automated Time and Attendance Management

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The Benefits of Automated Time and Attendance Management Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past twenty years, you can’t have missed the developments that have revolutionised the workplace, especially in the time and attendance sector. Paper timecards and timesheets are now totally obsolete, and automation has fully taken over. These automated time… Read more »

EHRC Uncovers Serious Culture of Underpayment in Contract Cleaning Industry

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EHRC Uncovers Serious Culture of Underpayment in Contract Cleaning Industry After a new study by the Equality and Human Rights Commission found that cleaners working in the commercial cleaning industry experience underpayment, and are often denied holiday and sick pay, IQ:timecard is urging the companies at fault to undertake a serious review of their payroll… Read more »

Questions to Ask Your Time and Attendance Solution Provider

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Questions to Ask Your Time and Attendance Solution Provider When you’re trying to choose a time and attendance solution that will fit your business’ needs, it can be difficult to know where to begin. At IQ:timecard, we’ve provided the answer to dozens of businesses across the UK, and we’re experts at telling people what they… Read more »

IQ:timecard Encourages Home Care Providers to Future-Proof Systems and Prepare For Demographic Shift

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IQ:timecard Encourages Home Care Providers to Future-Proof Systems and Prepare For Demographic Shift As the UK faces a serious demographic shift and an ageing population, IQ:timecard is encouraging home care providers to future proof their systems and ensure they’ll be able to cope with the influx of staff and clients over the next decade. Experts… Read more »

Time-Wasting At Work – Are You Guilty?

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Time-Wasting At Work – Are You Guilty? There are numerous conflicting statistics from surveys about time wasted at work by employees on the clock – but it’s not hard to collate the figures and see that many businesses have a problem with keeping their workforce on-task. A survey by Salary.com in 2013 found that 64%… Read more »