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Should Your Company Adopt Predictive Scheduling Policies?

One out of every six employees in the U.S. works in a shift-based job with an irregular schedule. Erratic schedules transfer the cost of unforeseen downturns in customer demand from the employer onto personnel. Predictive scheduling preserves the work-life balance and financial stability of employees through fair-minded shift scheduling. Find out why employers, unions and law makers are all getting onboard.

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Four Ways to Manage Your Event Staff Using QR Codes

Did you know you can use a QR code at conferences, events and festivals to handle mobile timekeeping, ID verification, & more?

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5 Benefits of Using Demand Forecasting to Optimize Staff Schedules

Workplaces can use demand estimates to schedule the perfect number of employees at all times, neither understaffing peak periods nor overstaffing slow ones. Learn all about the five benefits demand forecasting can deliver to your organization.

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5 Reasons to Integrate Credential Management & Staff Scheduling

Tracking credentials to avoid non-compliance penalties can bog down an organization. Most companies still use separate processes to manage credentials and schedule employees. This necessitates going back and forth between two systems, a task that becomes more and more complicated with every additional staff member. Combining the two functions makes it easier to stay within necessary compliance standards, will save money and offer competitive advantages.

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Ensuring Your Event Staff Has a Great Experience

A Tale of Two Similar Events with Two Different Outcomes Ash Oliver – Event Staff Scheduling Expert Ash is a globetrotting conference speaker,...
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7 Tips to Onboard Your Event Staff

Event staff management tips based on personal experience managing and scheduling for some of the largest corporate events & festivals.

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5 Reasons to Integrate Credential Management & Staff Scheduling

Tracking credentials to avoid non-compliance penalties can bog down an organization. Most companies still use separate processes to manage credentials and schedule employees. This necessitates going back and forth between two systems, a task that becomes more and more complicated with every additional staff member. Combining the two functions makes it easier to stay within necessary compliance standards, will save money and offer competitive advantages.

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Ensuring Your Event Staff Has a Great Experience

A Tale of Two Similar Events with Two Different Outcomes Ash Oliver – Event Staff Scheduling Expert Ash is a globetrotting conference speaker, festival volunteer and event enthusiast. As a client advocate, she helps Shiftboard users simplify complex staff scheduling...

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  • Shiftboard's Support Website April 27, 2017
    Did you know that you can get access to detailed training and support documents at https://support.shiftboard.com ? In the Training section you can find resources for both Members as well as Managers and Site Administrators. These resources will help you get started with the basic functionality in Shiftboard and show you how navigate common workflows. […]
  • New Member Experience March 13, 2017
    We are very excited to announce a new mobile site is coming to Shiftboard! This update is intended to help your team members enjoy a friction-free experience. Our primary focus for this effort is improving common user workflows, including: viewing and managing schedules, selecting available shifts, submitting time-off requests, setting availability, keeping account details up […]
  • Did you know you can customize what information is displayed in calendar details? February 24, 2017
    You may already know that you can customize the two Week Views on the Calendar, but did you know that you can customize the details that appear on the right side of the screen as well? You can change which fields appear when you're looking at the Details of a single shift, when you're looking […]