Category: Lone worker management

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 Unique IQ, one of the country’s leading workforce monitoring solutions companies, 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… Read more »

Protecting Lone Workers Part 3: Supervisors

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Protecting Lone Workers Part 3: Supervisors Did you know that in the UK approximately six million people work solo or without direct supervision? These lone workers carry out tasks across a range of different sectors, from cleaning and security to health and homecare. Whether you manage a single lone worker or a team of 1000… Read more »

50% of HR Professionals Say Absence Management Is Key Concern – IQ:timecard Helps Monitor Workers More Effectively

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50% of HR Professionals Say Absence Management Is Key Concern – IQ:timecard Helps Monitor Workers More Effectively IQ:timecard is helping businesses to monitor workers more effectively, after a recent survey found that around half of HR professionals believe absence management is a ‘key concern’. The survey, which asked professionals in the HR sector what criteria… Read more »

Why Aren’t We All Remote Workers?

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Why Aren’t We All Remote Workers? The Office for National Statistics has found that around 87% of the UK’s workforce still operates primarily from a central office-type location – despite advances in technology making remote working and telecommutes much more feasible. According to research conducted by Stanford University, those who work from home are 13%… Read more »

Protecting Lone Workers Part 2: Employees

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Protecting Lone Workers Part 2: Employees From delivery and construction to healthcare and security, a large portion of today’s contemporary workforce is often required to carry out tasks unaccompanied. In the UK alone, an estimated six million people work alone or without direct supervision. While employers are largely responsible for the safety of lone workers,… Read more »

The Key Strengths of a Lone Worker

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The Key Strengths of a Lone Worker Across the UK an estimated six million people work alone or without direct supervision. While autonomous employees do require the same skills as their team based counterparts, they should also be armed with several other key strengths. To help establish safe working environments for your lone workers we’ve put… Read more »