And A Planday in a Pear Tree: Our Favourite Features of 2019

And A Planday in a Pear Tree: Our Favourite Features of 2019

The holiday season is a chance to look back, so at Planday we have reflected on 2019 and put together a list — and checked it twice! — of our favourite features released this year. Every day we work harder so you don’t have to. Whether you’re scheduling staff in a care home over Christmas … 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

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

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

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.

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
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