Month: October 2016

How automated time planning software revolutionises the facilities management sector

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How automated time planning software revolutionises the facilities management sector There are many jobs that require high levels of organisation, but the facilities management sector is one where strategic planning and impeccable timekeeping is particularly key to workers within this role. Responsible for managing all services that help to keep a particular workplace running, you… Read more »

How do you ensure your lone workers are safe?

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How do you ensure your lone workers are safe? Although it may not be the first choice for every worker there are some jobs, or elements of a particular role where lone working will be an unavoidable part of the professional process. In fact, in the UK alone there are more than six million people… Read more »

Using time and attendance software to prevent wage theft and fraud

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Using time and attendance software to prevent wage theft and fraud Wage theft and other instances of internal frauds can be damaging for any business, resulting in huge losses of money accumulated over time. While reducing the risk of this happening is on the top priority list of every business owner, recent news could mean… Read more »

Why HR needs to tap into the future

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Why HR needs to tap into the future Smartphones and accompanying pieces of touchscreen technology such as tablets are fast becoming an integral part of many people’s day to day lives, with a vast popularity of the UK population owning one of these devices and interacting with them regularly on a daily basis. In September… Read more »

HR managers, start a smartphone revolution with Unique IQ

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HR managers, start a smartphone revolution with Unique IQ Last week the reality of the nation’s smartphone habits was revealed as the findings of the latest Deloitte ‘Mobile Consumer Survey’ were released. While 37 million people in the UK now own a smartphone, the more shocking statistic came as around a third of these technology… Read more »

Why small businesses should use an automated workforce management solution too

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Why small businesses should use an automated workforce management solution too When leading the HR department of a large corporation with hundreds, if not thousands of diverse employees, it is easy to understand why an automated workforce management solution would be necessary. With a system like this in place, it is possible to schedule staff… Read more »

Wellness in the workplace

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Wellness in the workplace The world is becoming progressively more aware of the importance of ‘wellness’, with a rising interest in calming, confidence and health boosting activities such as yoga, healthy eating and outdoors exploration now increasingly popular within mainstream culture. As this becomes a priority for people in their personal life, employers should also… Read more »