In this post, we … Read the rest
This posting is the first in a series of posts that will examine the relationship between the schedule your employees are working and the number of people it takes to staff your operation. Today, I will focus only on a … Read the rest
One of the most common and misunderstood issues surrounding schedules is the relationship between staffing, overtime and the schedule itself.
The reality is that a schedule has no impact on the quantity of overtime your site is experiencing.
Overtime is … Read the rest
Every now and then, I like to return to the basics. Today I’m going to cover some of the basic DOs and DON’Ts for those of you considering a change to your schedule.
DO make sure you have clearly identified … Read the rest
I recently received a telephone call from a company that was having problems with their shift schedule. The problem, it seemed, was that people were complaining about the schedule. The company could hear the complaints but was having a hard … Read the rest