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Seasonal shift patterns in manufacturing: Don’t let peak production periods harm your business

Responsive resourcing systems are key to managing cyclical demand efficiently and effectively.

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Increasing predictability with demand-led rostering and annualised hours

Organisations which depend on zero hour contracts to meet fluctuating demand need to look at alternative resourcing models

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Views from the 2017 Food and Drink IT Summit: Brexit & the importance of flexible shift patterns

Brexit planning is driving many manufacturers to appraise their current working patterns and explore the benefits of investing in the implementation of Demand-Led Rostering

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How many days in a year? The mechanics of Working Time

Demand planning is a key element of workforce planning and management

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Avoiding Ryanair's Holiday Planning Headaches

"Holidays are supposed to be relaxing…but for those involved in workforce planning and management they are often an administrative nightmare"

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ARP and DOD...can the workforce respond to changing demand?

"If rolled out, many existing shift patterns may no longer effectively align labour supply with demand."

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Top tips for managing your workforce during seasonal peaks

"Seasonal peaks are often met through an annual influx of agency staff and temporary workers or overtime"

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