What to Look for in a Scheduling App

What to Look for in a Scheduling App

What to Look for in a Scheduling App Many businesses have realised how effective a scheduling app can be in managing their workforce and customer accounts. But with so many options available on the market, it’s difficult to know which to choose.  Which features should you look for in a scheduling app? How do you … Continued

Employee Engagement: The Complete Guide

Employee Engagement: The Complete Guide

While it’s only a relatively recent idea, employee engagement has some key economic benefits for businesses and is growing in its use around the world – particularly when you consider the needs of newer generations like Millennials. Employee engagement not only reflects your employees’ happiness and devotion, but it also has an impact on a … Continued

How to Schedule Your Staff Effectively

How to Schedule Your Staff Effectively

Supervising and managing your employees can be a challenge, but it can also be very rewarding. Effective management means assembling and nurturing a stellar team that will help make your business successful.  Of course, some aspects of management are more fun than others. For example, many managers enjoy the big picture stuff, like mentoring younger … Continued

How To Manage Your Restaurant’s Costs 

How To Manage Your Restaurant’s Costs 

An analysis from Deloitte shows Danish restaurant revenues have surged by 25 per cent in the past four years, restauranteurs must adapt to stay ahead of the increased competition by better managing costs. The Planday Blog caught up with CEO Christian Brøndum to see how Planday helps Danish hospitality operators stay in control of costs. … Continued

The New Danish Holiday Act

The New Danish Holiday Act

All the leaves are brown and the sky is grey, which is why it’s not only the Mamas and Papas who are California Dreaming of warm summer days. As the temperature falls as fast as the leaves, many Danes are turning their minds to holiday planning for 2020.   But if you work in Denmark, the way you … Continued

Why Changing Jobs Is A Good Thing For Your Career

Why Changing Jobs Is A Good Thing For Your Career

Changing jobs – or even careers – is among the most stressful things someone will go through in their lifetime. In fact, some estimates rank it as the most stressful life event after death, marriage and divorce! But as the economy embraces career change as a positive, a new job can be just the step … Continued

How Technology Saves Time and Money on Healthcare Scheduling

How Technology Saves Time and Money on Healthcare Scheduling

The UK’s social care sector is facing a number of challenges, but none which cannot be overcome.  Fresh from his presentation at The Care Show in Birmingham recently, CMO John Coldicutt tells The Planday Blog that while trends show the social care sector is in need of urgent solutions, embracing the cloud and better employee … Continued

Is There a Guide to Writing the Best Interview Questions?

Is There a Guide to Writing the Best Interview Questions?

Is There a Guide to Writing the Best Interview Questions? We asked James Gardner, Head of Talent Acquisition at Planday what his best advice was when it comes to interviewing. Is there a guide to writing key questions?  No Right or Wrong  The answer can be multi-faceted and can be taken in several different directions. … Continued

Life at Planday – James Gardner

Life at Planday – James Gardner

We recently sat down with our London-based Head of Talent Acquisition, James Gardner, to pick his brain about the role he plays and how he finds daily life at Planday. Here’s what he had to say… What is your role at Planday? My role consists of both an internal and external aspect. As the Head … Continued

How proactive engagement powers Planday’s People & Culture

How proactive engagement powers Planday’s People & Culture

Copenhagen’s thriving tech scene is a world away from the United States’ Midwest, but embracing different cultures and backgrounds has been central to the career of Planday’s Mollie Oving. Everyday she uses her experience from recently moving to Denmark — and as a soon-to-be new mom — to help power the company’s modern approach to … Continued