5 important trends in Workforce Analytics

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 25, 2018 10:35:00 AM

Reading time: 5 minutes

businessman hand draws business success chart concept on virtual screenWith modern technologies, workforce analytics is no longer a myth and a thing of the past. Instead, it has matured and evolved into a trend which business leaders and decision-makers should not neglect. In today's post, we look at some of the important trends of workforce analytics and its general direction.  

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Topics: October 2018, workforce analytics

Benefits of Workforce Analytics

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 23, 2018 10:06:00 AM

Reading time: 3 minutes

946716862-612x612In the last entry, we discussed how modern workforce analytics, such as WorkforceOptimizer, impacted today's business leaders and decision-makers in their HR policies and action plans to manage their staff turnover rate. In today's post, we are going to look at the advantages and benefits of workforce analytics, and how it can help HR practitioners making better and informed decisions. 

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Topics: October 2018, workforce analytics

WorkforceOptimizer - What is Workforce Analytics

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 18, 2018 9:20:00 AM

Reading time: 3 minutes

Workplace with tablet pc showing calendar and a cup of coffee on a wooden work table close-up-1Workforce analytics is a combination of software solution and statistical methodology that applies certain work patterns and models to staff-related data. These sets of prefixed data allow business leaders and decision-makers to optimize human resource management. In the previous few posts, we explored how mobile technologies disrupted workplace.

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Topics: October 2018, workforce analytics

Top communications platform globally

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 16, 2018 10:29:00 AM

Reading time: 2 minutes

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In the previous two posts, we have learnt about dynamic rescheduling and its importance to deliver customer service excellence. 

In today's post, we are going to explore why mobile technologies are changing the landscape and blurring the lines between personal and business networking. 

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Topics: October 2018, Dynamic rescheduling

Dynamic Rescheduling = Better Customer Service

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 11, 2018 9:56:00 AM

Reading time: 3 minutes

consumer-buying-700x400Operational excellence and providing tip-top customer service are some of the top priorities by many companies and businesses. With rapid globalization, a company's top and bottom-line are of utmost importance to the decision makers. Because of this reason, both tangible and intangible resources must be used as efficiently as possible. 

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Topics: October 2018, Dynamic rescheduling

Workforce Optimization - What is Dynamic Rescheduling?

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 9, 2018 9:50:00 AM

Reading time: 2 minutes

Save the Date on a wood cube in a corporate backgroundWorkforceOptimizer dynamically redeploy workforce based on unplanned events (sick leave, workload fluctuations) in real-time.

As noted by Computers & Mathematics With Application, dynamic rescheduling is a key component for work performance guarantees in the case of distributed applications running in large scale heterogeneous environments.

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Topics: October 2018, Dynamic rescheduling

3 tips to workforce scheduling

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 4, 2018 10:02:00 AM

Reading time: 4 minutes

Blog Header 3Workforce scheduling is one of the most important elements of workforce management strategy. As easy as it may seems to be, however, it is not. Most HR personnel are still having a lot of problems with optimizing staffing and employee roster planning, allocation of work resources. 

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What is workforce scheduling

Posted by Ken Peh on Oct 2, 2018 10:52:00 AM

Reading time: 2 minutes

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Workforce scheduling, or manpower planning, is a combination of arts and science. At its core, its main objective is to have the correct number of staff coupled with their best and optimized skill sets. Marrying the two mentioned with the correct timing, its purpose is to meet predicted and forecasted work for all levels available. And by the word "Optimized", all of these tasks should be completed with the minimal resources invested. 

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How mobile technologies affect today's workforce scheduling

Posted by Ken Peh on Sep 27, 2018 11:01:53 AM

Reading time: 3 minutes

Thinking woman in glasses looking up with light idea bulb above head isolated on gray wall background"Employee scheduling automates the process of creating and maintaining a schedule. Automating the scheduling of employees increases productivity and makes many secretarial and manual scheduling positions obsolete".

Such solution usually tracks vacation time, sick time, compensation time, and alert when there are conflicts. As scheduling data is accumulated over time, it may be extracted for payroll or to analyse past activity.

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Topics: September 2018, Workforce scheduling

You finally hired the right person. Great! What's next?

Posted by Ken Peh on Sep 25, 2018 10:57:00 AM

Reading time: 2 minutes

Business man pointing to transparent board with text You're Hired!Yes! You finally hired the correct person for their dream job. How about giving them what is required to start on the job effectively?

In today's competitive business world, it is important to provide every staff the correct tool to ensure maximum productivity. By the moniker of "tool", our article here today refers to proper and systematic planning of staff timetable. This explains the importance of workforce scheduling and how it comes into play in a high performing organization.  

In a light-hearted manner to kick-start your week, learn the importance of workforce scheduling via the entertaining comic strips: 

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Topics: September 2018, Workforce scheduling

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