Customer Spotlight: Manor By The Lake

Customer Spotlight: Manor By The Lake

Saving 24 Hours a Month at a Busy Wedding Venue   Jose Luis Marques, the Group General Manager of Heritage Rocks Group, sat down with Planday to explain how the platform has made the daily operations much simpler for him and his staff. Heritage Rocks owns three events properties in the UK including Manor By … Continued

Planday’s tips and tricks on how to stay productive in the summer

Planday’s tips and tricks on how to stay productive in the summer

Are you the last man standing in the office, while everyone else is sipping mai-tais? Then read these 6 tips on how to stay efficient during the holiday season.

Customer Success Story: Junkyard Golf

Customer Success Story: Junkyard Golf

We spoke to Anna, HR manager of Junkyard Golf Club, about running a unique and innovative leisure business. Anna explains how Planday helps them with the day-to-day operations across all of their locations. Unique Business Model Junkyard Golf Club started in Manchester back in 2015. Next, we opened in London, on Brick Lane, followed by … Continued

Free Employee Shift Schedule in Excel

Free Employee Shift Schedule in Excel

Employee scheduling is an essential part of operations for many types of businesses, especially those that rely on shift-based work. No matter if you’re scheduling shifts for bar staff, retail sales associates or nurses, you need an easy and effective way to schedule work for your employees that suits everyone’s needs and wishes. Apart from … Continued
Customer Spotlight: CeX

Customer Spotlight: CeX

Planday had the opportunity to catch up with Gabriel Moreno, regional manager of CeX, an international chain of franchise shops specialising in secondhand and refurbished electronics. CeX has a total of 366 locations throughout the UK and Gabriel managers 16 of these. Searching for a Scalable Solution   We started searching for a better solution to … Continued

iPad Retail POS systems: the top 3 benefits for your store

iPad Retail POS systems: the top 3 benefits for your store

Thanks to an increase in smartphone adoption, customer shopping behavior has changed pretty dramatically over the past decade. 87% of all shoppers start their search online, up from 71% just last year. As a result, an increasing number of retailers are adapting to an increasingly digital-savvy clientele by switching their on-premise POS systems for cloud-based … Continued

How to Empower Your Workforce in Retail

How to Empower Your Workforce in Retail

If you deal with any aspect of retail workforce management, then you are familiar with these two issues: retention and atmosphere. Keeping employees happy with the company is a struggle for almost any business, but it’s especially difficult for stores or other public-facing businesses. Many retailers choose to let these employees go and just hire … Continued

5 Ways Software Can Make Employee Scheduling Easier in Healthcare

5 Ways Software Can Make Employee Scheduling Easier in Healthcare

When people are in need of care, it doesn’t matter how complicated making a schedule might be – you need medical professionals and support staff to keep things moving and deliver that care. Thanks to tech advances such as employee scheduling software for healthcare, making sure you have coverage for all the necessary shifts is … Continued

Why use a shift planner

Why use a shift planner

Why use a shift planner to manage your schedule and rota? The answer is simple – your employees are, arguably, your greatest asset. Treat them well, and you’ll see a decrease in turnover, an increase in morale and customer satisfaction. Manage them poorly – the opposite will happen.    No matter your industry, managers like you … Continued

Customer Success Story: Scape

Customer Success Story: Scape

Planday spoke to Scape, an international student hall chain, to find out more about the challenges of providing first-class accommodations to London’s students and how they use our platform. Both HR Manager Alex Spellman and Siobhen Brown, Resident Manager, explain how Planday helped save Scape Bloomsbury time and money and allowed them to focus more … Continued