Create a Workplace Where Management is Trusted, and Employees Are Valued
Today’s hourly and shift workers expect a relationship with their employer that transcends the exchange of work for a paycheck — and equitable, efficient, worker-centric scheduling plays a big role. Employee scheduling software gives employers the ability to optimize operations and improve employee retention at the same time.
- Create optimized schedules and reduce the need for frequent, last-minute changes that lead to chaos and frustration for workers.
- Automated processes give workers higher confidence in the scheduling practice, alleviating perceptions that scheduling processes are unfair.
- Easy-to-use tools allow workers to input their availability so producing schedules that consider worker preferences is streamlined.
- Improve job satisfaction by giving employees mobile-friendly tools to manage work with life, such as 24/7 access to their work schedules, and the ability to pick up shifts and set work preferences.
Why Is Hourly Employee Retention So Challenging?
Hard to enforce and demonstrate schedule fairness
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Retain top talent by enabling higher employee engagement, healthier work-life balance, and improved scheduling transparency.
Communicate in Real-Time
Foster engagement with real-time, two-way communication that keeps employees informed and engaged around the clock. Provide workers and managers with the necessary tools to exchange information and quickly address scheduling or worksite issues before they become problematic.
Reduce Employee Burnout
Give workers greater control over their schedules without compromising operational goals. Workers can access their work schedule anytime, pick up available shifts they qualify for, set schedule preferences, and more. More schedule flexibility translates to improved work-life balance and higher worker satisfaction.
Champion Fair Scheduling
Dispel the perception that scheduling processes are unfair. Ensure scheduling rules are followed throughout the scheduling lifecycle to instill greater confidence in scheduling fairness and build more trust between employer and employee.