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Social Distancing in the Workplace

After the coronavirus outbreak, many businesses are now either letting staff work from home. Or they’ve furloughed them while there’s less…

How to set an employee's salary

All being well, you’ll be paying these salaries for years to come — so you need to make sure they’re competitive, affordable, and fair. This…

Employee engagement

Employee engagement is a reflection of the relationship between an organisation and its employees. An "engaged employee" would come across…

What is the apprenticeship levy?

Recently our articles have looked into why apprenticeships are a good idea for your business. From employing an apprentice to also…

Why use an online rota?

In the digital era, many new pieces of technology have allowed businesses to streamline their day-to-day business activities. One of the…

Are there risks to shift work?

A number of studies have found that shift work and working at night can be damaging to your workers’ health. The Working Time Regulations…

Rota management software for managers

Getting your employee rota right is one of the most important parts of any manager’s routine. But it’s a tough gig to get right. The good…

Paid VS free rota software

Scheduling software can make your business run perfectly. When you have the right system in place, you’ll know where all of your staff…

How to make a rota

One of the most important, but surprisingly difficult, tasks a business can do is create a work schedule. How to do a rota is a common…

Clocking in systems

Almost every business you can think of needs time and attendance systems to make sure employees are clocking in and out of work. But some…

Managing absence for your workers

Managing authorised leave can be tricky, but things can get even more complicated when dealing with unscheduled time off. The complexity of…

How to manage employee healthcare

It makes sense when you think about it: healthy employees are absent less often , they’re likely to perform better, and an effective…