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A ticking time bomb?...The 'top 10' Working Time risks

Does your approach to managing shift workers put you at risk of punitive fines, lost business or reputational damage?

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Workforce optimisation...plugging technology gaps in an airport environment

As passenger numbers increase, airports face significant challenges in ensuring that they have the right amount of staff in place at all times

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Healthy…happy…flexible - Using shift patterns to enhance employer brand

The battle for talent feels like it’s turning into a war of attrition

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Mind the gap - Overcoming Working Time shortfalls in T&A / ERP systems

Identify where the principal Working Time-related gaps may be in T&A/ERP systems and the common issues this creates

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Making Annualised Hours work for the UK - Exploring a 'new' way of working

Explore the fundamentals of Annualised Hours including how the framework can address issues around productivity, flexibility and employee wellbeing

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Shifting sands...Brexit's impact on workforce planning and management

We explore the questions Brexit poses around workforce productivity, flexibility and compliance

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Annualised hours...a brief introduction to this efficient approach to resourcing

This paper looks at Annualised Hours and covers strategies to implement and manage this resourcing system

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Smarter not harder...avoiding the trap of excessive working hours

Identify common causes of excessive hours, evidence the impact and look at how to tackle overworking

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Weather the storm…preparing the utilities workforce for extreme events

How workforce planning can be used to mitigate risk, increase resilience and maintain compliance

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National Living Wage...using shift patterns to offset rising costs

Offsetting rising labour costs through shift pattern design and effective roster management

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Solving the puzzle...improving workforce productivity

We look at how organisations can improve their productivity through changes to Working Time

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Holiday headaches...planning annual leave for shift workers

Identify common issues, evaluate gross/net hours systems and explore how to maintain productivity whilst accommodating annual leave

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All aboard...gaining employee buy-in for a Working Time change

The importance of employee engagement when making changes to Working Time

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The great debate...8 Vs 12 hour shift patterns

We look at the 8 vs 12 hr shift debate, explore the advantages and disadvantages of both and help define the best solution for your organisation

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Mind your step...managing a workforce during adverse weather

Tips and guidance on how to minimise disruption to the workforce during adverse weather

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Hard day's night ...permanent night shifts and the alternatives

Arguments for and against these shift patterns and potential alternatives

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Flexi friend...handling flexible working requests from shift workers

Explore changes to flexible working regulations and how to assess requests in a shift work environment

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In the mix...rotational Vs fixed shift patterns

We provide an analysis of these two systems including advice for designing new shift patterns

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