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11 Key Steps Towards Achieving a Safe Workplace

No company is immune to accidents, but certain companies, by virtue of their safety standards and procedures, are more likely than others to suffer them. By taking the right precautions, you can create a safer workplace and reduce the risk of injuries. Here are the 11 most important steps to take.

What is Offshore HR? (Benefits, Types of Services)

Human resource management is an essential part of any company as it helps monitor and support employees to realize company goals. Now, many organizations offshore HR services to enhance their overall HR process and save money. These are just some of the benefits of offshoring HR. But what exactly do you mean by offshore HR? Should your business offshore human resources? In this article, we’ll discuss offshore HR, its advantages, and the types of HR functions you can offshore.

10 Best Time Clock Software No Monthly Fee (And One Paid Option)

Once a business owner is aware of the benefits of using Time Clock Software, their most common first move is to look into one that won’t cost them anything, or will be a one time payment instead of a monthly fee. We’ve come to believe that this move is a mistake. Using a time clock system to track employee hours, at its core, is a move designed to improve accountability and profitability.

6 Trello Security Features That Safeguard The Enterprise Cloud

Businesses are investing heavily in cloud technology as work models shift to remote and hybrid. In a 2021 Flexera survey, 37% of enterprises reported an annual cloud spend of over $12 million. Workers depend on cloud apps to collaborate and produce their best work, but worries remain around company data security in the cloud. A report by (ISC)² and Cybersecurity Insiders found that 96% of organizations feel moderate to extreme cloud security concerns.

Law of Diminishing Marginal Productivity - Why Productivity Tracking Is Essential?

Productivity in the workplace is essential for any business to thrive and prosper, but to be productive, you need to ensure that your employees are working effectively and efficiently. Productivity may seem simple on the surface, but there are many elements to consider to track your productivity and increase it over time effectively.

4 Examples Of Good Customer Service In Schools And What You Can Learn From Each One Of Them

Customer service is often associated with consumer-facing companies, like Amazon or your favorite e-commerce store. When mentioned in relation to schools, it’s often overlooked. However, good customer service in schools can help build stronger ties with existing students and parents, as well as earn a reputation as a preferred educational institution that lasts for years to come.

Online Employee Time Clock, 10 Options to Overhaul Your Manual Timekeeping (In-Depth Post)

From inaccurate hours being reported, to failing to capture time theft and buddy punching, business owners are becoming more aware of the pitfalls of manual timekeeping. It’s no surprise; the strain that the pandemic has put on nearly every industry has made it necessary to calculate where and how you can optimize your profits. That said, even if you recognize the value of online employee time and attendance software, you still have to go about finding one that properly fits your business.

Top 8 Murder Mystery Games for Team Building

Offering an equal mix of challenge and fun, virtual murder mystery games are a great way to build team camaraderie. See how easy it is to host an event in your office. By the Offsyte Team, May 19, 2022 True-crime genres are more popular than ever, with new shows, documentaries, and podcasts popping up regularly. With the growing interest in “who-done-its,” there’s never been a better time to capitalize on the popularity of murder mystery games.

Why you can't ignore project risk, and 3 tools for project management success

There’s an old sailor’s proverb you could just as easily apply to project risk management: “When the boat reaches mid-stream, it is too late to stop the leak.” In other words, hindsight is 20/20. While no project manager, no matter how skilled, is a fortune teller, smooth sailing for any project requires foresight, experience, and a healthy fear of risk. In one evaluation, only about 30% of projects come in under budget. And only 15% come in on time.

When SLAs Aren't Enough: Introducing User Experience into the Equation

In what almost seems like a bygone era, Service Level Agreements (SLAs) used to carry considerably more weight with both customers and service providers. Over the years, the use of SLAs as accurate barometers of service has fallen dramatically, as they don’t necessarily reflect the lived experience of customers. This represents a shift in the perception of what used to be one of the key metrics by how service, and thus the user experience, used to be measured.