Category: Lone worker management

Why communication is key to care planning

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Why communication is key to care planning Communication plays a crucial role when it comes to management and planning for a wide range of industries. Without communication, the full picture cannot be seen and rather than a workforce operating as a team, taking action via informed decisions, each member of staff is functioning using only… Read more »

Why the home care sector needs a workforce management solution

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Why the home care sector needs a workforce management solution Reliance on home care from external companies is a reality that much of the ageing population will need to face as they reach their older years. Yet for something so crucial to human existence, the social health and care sector is one that is constantly… 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 »

Preparing for the workforce of the future

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Preparing for the workforce of the future Working in HR, it is important to be aware of the changing needs and demands of your employees in order to build a successful strategy around it, forming great working conditions and practices that benefit both the company and the staff. UBS Wealth Management commissioned a report, titled… Read more »

How to help your workforce manage time effectively

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How to help your workforce manage time effectively In order to ensure that clients are kept happy, tasks are completed and a good level of momentum is kept up in your office, it is important to help your workforce to manage their time effectively. Some members of your team will consistently be organised, efficient and… Read more »

IQ:timecard is vital addition to home-workers technological toolkit

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IQ:timecard is vital addition to home-workers technological toolkit The modern workplace is constantly changing and adapting to new demands, with the conventional office environment becoming less popular in favour of more flexible working options. This change in workplace dynamics is largely enabled by technology, with widespread access to high quality internet, personal computers and specialised… Read more »

How to keep stress levels low in the workplace

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How to keep stress levels low in the workplace In today’s world, the workplace moves at an increasingly fast pace. Our culture has normalised working in high pressured environments, with little thought to what this can do to worker’s health, both physical and mental. However, stressed staff equals de-motivated and unproductive staff which can be… Read more »

IQ:timecard urges business to protect their staff with safer lone worker policies

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IQ:timecard urges business to protect their staff with safer lone worker policies Remote workforce management software solution IQ:timecard is urging businesses that allow staff to work in isolation of other colleagues to better protect their employees with more thorough lone worker policies. This appeal from the electronic call monitoring platform comes after it was announced… Read more »