Month: July 2015

The Future of HR Departments

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The Future of HR Departments With the emergence of intelligent new technologies has come a series of significant changes for contemporary workforces. In particular, the age of employee self-service has led to the question of whether or not human resources departments retain their relevance. It’s a controversial concept so we’ve delved a little deeper into… Read more »

How Can Big Data Help You Improve Service Standards?

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How Can Big Data Help You Improve Service Standards? Big data is the tech trend of the moment and for businesses wanting to up the ante on their service standards, embracing the revolution is an absolute must. Given their large workforces and vast client bases, the domiciliary care and contract cleaning industries are two sectors… Read more »

IQ:timecard Helps Home Care Providers Bring Younger People Into Care Industry

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IQ:timecard Helps Home Care Providers Bring Younger People Into Care Industry IQ:timecard, one of the country’s leading time and attendance solutions, is helping home care providers bring younger people into the care industry with flexible scheduling tools and efficient payroll integration. The new generation of employees coming through – nicknamed ‘millennials’ – have very different… Read more »

IQ:timecard Back New Living Wage – Urges Businesses To Prepare for Wage Hikes

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IQ:timecard Back New Living Wage – Urges Businesses To Prepare for Wage Hikes The Chancellor’s National Living Wage announcement is having huge ramifications for businesses across the country. IQ:timecard is helping managers streamline the transition with its intelligent web-based workforce management application. Engineered to arm businesses with scalable payroll solutions, the system is an invaluable asset… Read more »

Can IQ:timecard Help Your Business Handle Presenteeism?

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Can IQ:timecard Help Your Business Handle Presenteeism? IQ:timecard – one of the UK’s leading remote worker monitoring solutions – is helping businesses to tackle the thoroughly modern problem of ‘presenteeism’. With its scheduling tools and its ability to monitor punctuality and performance issues, the introduction of IQ:timecard could go a long way in tackling a… Read more »

IQ:timecard Roll Out New Mileage Update For Increased Efficiency and Enhanced Monitoring Abilities

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IQ:timecard Roll Out New Mileage Update For Increased Efficiency and Enhanced Monitoring Abilities IQ:timecard, one of the country’s leading workforce monitoring solutions, has rolled out a brand new update allowing managers to more accurately monitor mileage when supervising remote workers. The dynamic new feature allows users total control over staff mileage, with plenty of customisation… Read more »

What NOT To Do When Managing a Remote Workforce

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What NOT To Do When Managing a Remote Workforce Do not think that an issue will resolve itself Every remote manager’s worst nightmare is that their employee is shirking their responsibilities due to the lack of supervision. If you feel that some of your workers may be doing this, it is important to address the… Read more »

93% Of Carers in Social Care are ‘Stressed’ – Time and Attendance Solution IQ:timecard Explores Time Management Issues

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93% Of Carers in Social Care are ‘Stressed’ – Time and Attendance Solution IQ:timecard Explores Time Management Issues IQ:timecard is encouraging businesses in the domiciliary and adult social care sphere to look at ways to improve working conditions for staff, after a survey found that 93% of those working in such industries feel ‘stressed’ as… Read more »