4 Steps to Build a Better Retail Business engagement

4 Steps to Build a Better Retail Business engagement

Mass closings of brick and mortar businesses all over the UK have prompted the media to forecast “the end of the High Street.”   In 2017, more than 5,800 UK stores closed their doors, as did 10,000 more the following year. Some industry insiders say that the so-called legacy retailers have abandoned their stores, leaving … Continued

7 Signs It’s Christmas In Retail

7 Signs It’s Christmas In Retail

Did you get to work this week, check the calendar and wonder, how is it December!? (Quynh, QA, Copenhagen) You better believe it. Christmas 2019 is here. And if you’re working in retail, here are seven signs Christmas is right around the corner – brought to you in jolly GIFs from the Planday team, because … Continued

The Best Employee Feedback Tools 

The Best Employee Feedback Tools 

Traditional ‘human resources’ (or ‘HR’)  is done. Gone are the days of old-school approaches to issues in the office and only dealing with complaints via paperwork. As companies adopt a modern approach to better employee engagement, here is your Planday guide to the best employee feedback tools. What’s changing in people management? “People & Culture … Continued

New Feature to Power Your Punch Clock

New Feature to Power Your Punch Clock

The Planday team works harder every day so you don’t have to. Every month The Planday Blog dives deeper into our newest and most favourite features to see how Planday gives you faster data to make smarter decisions. This month, we will see how Planday has added more power to your Punch Clock. Feature in … Continued

Office games and activities to build stronger employee engagement 

Office games and activities to build stronger employee engagement 

It might sound cheesy, but having fun and playing games with your team is important. Investing in your team’s wellbeing and making sure they get to know each others’ strengths and abilities can deliver great dividends, no matter how big your business is. First things first: don’t worry! Don’t worry — we get it. A … Continued

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