As your business grows and begins to hire employees, scheduling will become ever more important.
Proper scheduling has been found to improve productivity, increase employee motivation and improve overall communication within a business. In addition, statistically your employees will suffer from less absenteeism and you will also reduce costs by lowering the amount of overall overtime you have to pay out. Research also suggests inadequate scheduling accounts for employees wasting up to a whopping 36% of their time!
Scheduling methods have changed greatly over time, from pen and paper by hand to now using convenient online and mobile systems to track schedules of employees. The following infographic outlines the evolution, benefits, and future of employee scheduling.