Operation Managers and Human Resource Managers know that if your workload has seasonality, then you need a plan to deal with it. Maybe your strategy is to maximize gains or maybe its to minimize lost opportunities. Whatever your priority is, … 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