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4 Ways Shift Planning Apps Increase Employee Satisfaction

August 17, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

4 Ways Shift Planning Apps Increase Employee Satisfaction

Shift planning has never been easier. Eliminate stress with a robust and easy-to-use shift planning app from Zip Schedules.

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Employee Termination: 20 Steps to Avoid Wrongful Termination Lawsuits

August 16, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

Employee Termination: 20 Steps to Avoid Wrongful Termination Lawsuits

Does any manager ever get used to dealing with employee termination?

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7 Reasons to Invest in A Shift Planning App for Your Small Business

August 14, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

7 Reasons to Invest in A Shift Planning App for Your Small Business

Employees are among the most important components of a business and when managed well, they can easily turn any business into a success. After all, it would be impossible to get any work done without them. Treating employees professionally and putting much thought into the shift planning procedure is therefore very important if a business hopes to achieve its goals.

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35 Workforce Management Tips for New Small Business Owners

August 12, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

35 Workforce Management Tips for New Small Business Owners

Even the most seasoned business owner struggles to keep up with the ever-changing workforce. As new generations begin their careers, employee habits, work-ethic, and expectations are constantly changing. Owners and managers are forced to adapt to new practices and learn new skills – no one can deny the fact that overseeing employees can be a challenge, and sometimes some of us need help with workforce management. Scheduling employees is a common concern for management, as it tends to be time-consuming and full of human-error. Follow the management tips below when starting to set up your business.

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Top 5 Business Apps For Hourly Workers

August 11, 2016 / By Zip Schedules / In Zip Schedules

Top 5 Business Apps For Hourly Workers

Many small business apps are useful for companies that have a small team of employees, but there are also many apps that are beneficial for hourly workers and companies that manage hourly workers. Learn which 5 business apps are critical if you manage hourly employees.

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