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Meet Softworks at the HR Technology Conference in Las Vegas

Posted by Mairead Walsh on Mon, Oct 6, 2014

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Softworks are delighted to be exhibiting at the HR Technology Annual Conference & Exposition which is taking place this week in Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas.  We will be demonstrating Softworks Version 8, which is our latest and greatest product release! 

For over twenty years Softworks has been assisting companies around the world organize the working day in a way that makes them more productive, profitable and add value to their operations. 

Softworks Time and Attendance Solutions capture 100% of your organization's rules and work practices. The system encourages and enables the consistent adoption of company policy, protecting you from potential legal action on grounds of unfair treatment, breach of health & safety or entitlements not being granted.

Version 8, includes some nifty new features & functions including our unique email timesheets, allowing you to both receive and approve employee timesheets and clockcards via email alerts without even having to log in! 

If you are attending HR Technology this year, make sure you drop by booth #2154 and we will show you the features and functions within Softworks Version 8, that our customers say they just can't live without!

 

If you are not attending but would still like to find out more about how our solutions can assist you and your organization, schedule a live demo with us today. We will organize a time and day that suits you.

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Topics: Conferences, Webinar / Online Presentation event, Softworks

Webinar: How to Permanently Reduce Absenteeism

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Mon, Sep 8, 2014
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How the latest in Time & Attendance and Scheduling can assist you to permanently reduce Absenteeism

Join Andrew Ferguson, Softworks CEO for a live 45 minute webinar onTuesday 23rd September at 3pm GMT/10am EDT (Not sure what time this is in your city? Click here for a Time Converter

By attending this webcast you will learn more about how the latest in Time & Attendance and Scheduling solutions are assisting world class companies manage absenteeism.

You will learn more about how the latest technology can assist you:

  • Track direct costs & indirect costs associated with absenteeism
  • Uncover persistent offenders before they have a significant effect on your bottom line.
  • Offer flexible work schedules and thereby discourage avoidable absence
  • Automate the entire ‘end to end’ absence management process and assist managers implement it in a consistent, uni-formal and fair manner.

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Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event, Absenteeism

Webinar Invite - Why Softworks Customers Love Time & Attendance

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Fri, Aug 1, 2014

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Why Softworks Customers Love Time & Attendance

Join Dave Schulz and Lita Letto on Wednesday 3rd September at 10am PDT / 1pm EDT/ 6pm GMT (Not sure what time this is in your city? Click here for a Time Converter).

Check out why Softworks customers enjoy (yes enjoy!) managing employee attendanceabsenteeism, overtime, flexible working, scheduling, holiday leave, pay rules & policies, labor compliance and lots more....

Find out more about why Softworks Customers said:

  • "Installing Softworks has been a move out of the dark ages and into 21st Century" Heineken
  • "We wanted a system that would grow with us. Softworks was the right product at the right price, and it has definitely made us more efficient" Games Workshop
  • "It really is an excellent management tool and more importantly is very easy to use!" Teva Pharmaceuticals
Can't attend this day? Register anyway and we will send you on the recording

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Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event

Webinar Recording: Why you should move your Time & Attendance to the Cloud

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Thu, May 22, 2014

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In this webinar, Andrew will look at why the “Cloud” is gaining more and more attention from companies and the top ten reasons why you should consider a cloud based Time & Attendance Solution. Furthermore, he will examine the initial concerns companies had about moving to the Cloud. Finally he will offer practical advice about how to implement a cloud based Time & Attendance Solution.

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Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event, Cloud

Softworks Webinar "What Softworks Customers Love Most About Their Time & Attendance Solution"

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Wed, Apr 9, 2014

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In association with SHRM, Softworks will be presenting "What Softworks Customers Love Most About Their Time & Attendance Solution" on April 29th 5th at 2 p.m ET / 11 a.m. PT

Join Andrew Ferguson, Softworks CEO and Dave Schulz, National Account Manager for a live overview of Softworks most loved features, as voted by customers. In this session, you will get a behind the scenes glimpse of the coolest features and functions of Softworks leading Time & Attendance solution. The speakers will lift the hood on the product and share with you the key features and functions that customers say they just "can’t live without"! 

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Topics: Time & Attendance, Webinar / Online Presentation event

Webinar OnDemand: Automated Labour Scheduling/eRostering

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Fri, Mar 7, 2014
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Automated Labour Scheduling/eRostering

In this 45 minute webinar we will examine Labour Scheduling and the different options and stages of automation. From intuitive user driven systems, where the user inputs the schedule based on their knowledge, experience and the needs of the business to more "intelligent" based solutions where "the system" effectively builds and optimises the schedule, based on the inputs, drivers, demands, planned and historical data.

Futhermore we will look at current trends towards Employee Self Service options and the key benefits of automated scheduling including; reduced absenteeism & overtime, managing employees costs relative to revenue and employee empowerment.

Watch OnDemand

Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event, Labour Scheduling, Rostering

Demo: What Softworks Customers Love most about their Time & Attendance Solution

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Mon, Mar 3, 2014

Softworks DemoIn association with HR.com, Softworks will be presenting "What Softworks Customers Love most about their Time & Attendance Solution" on March 6th at 11.00 - 12.00 PM ET

Employee time is one of your organizations most valuable and costly resources. Knowledge of employee time results in faster decision making, improved labor scheduling, labor law compliance, and better labor cost management, making your organization more productive, competitive and profitable. Softworks understands this area better than anyone, because we have been assisting world class organisations with these challenges for over 20 years. We strive to make a positive difference to the working lives of our users, their organization & employees and we focus our energies on staying in tune with customer needs and pro-actively addressing them. We would now like to share with you what our customers say “they just love” about our solutions! We invite you to join Andrew Ferguson, Softworks CEO and Dave Schulz, National Account Manager for a live 60 minute demo on Softworks most loved features as voted by customers

Register Today 

If you are already a member of HR.com, please be sure you LOGIN to register for the webcast.  If you are not a member of HR.com, you will need to sign up for a FREE HR.com membership http://www.hr.com/en/memberships/,  this will only take you a moment to fill in the required information. Once you have confirmation of your membership, you will be able to register for this complimentary webcast

Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event, Labour Scheduling

Webinar: Time Vs. Money - What makes today's employees tick?

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Fri, Feb 28, 2014
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In association with HR.com, Softworks will be presenting "Time Vs. Money - What makes today's employees tick?" on March 5th at 12.00 - 1.00 PM ET
Does your organization offer flexible working options? Have you ever wondered what value employees place on flexible working? Do you know if leading businesses are using it to attract and retain key employees? To help answer these and other questions, HR.Com on behalf of Softworks surveyed professionals from around the globe. In this webinar we will share these findings with you. We will reveal the value employees place on their time vs money and why many employees would actually prefer flexible working options to a pay increase. Furthermore we will look at the flexible working value proposition for both employee and employer and how flexible working options are assisting organizations attract and retain top talent. We will also look at how flexible working is enabling organizations to maximize efficiency and productivity. Finally we will examine the pros and cons of introducing flexible working based on our 20 years’ experience in this area, so that you can make an informed decision on whether or not it’s viable for your organization. 

Register Today

If you are already a member of HR.com, please be sure you LOGIN to register for the webcast.  If you are not a member of HR.com, you will need to sign up for a FREE HR.com membership http://www.hr.com/en/memberships/,  this will only take you a moment to fill in the required information. Once you have confirmation of your membership, you will be able to register for this complimentary webcast

Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event, Flexible Working

Webinar: All you need to know about automated Labor Scheduling

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Tue, Feb 18, 2014

WebinarIn association with HR.com, Softworks will be presenting "All you need to know about automated Labor Scheduling" on Tuesday 25th February 11.00 - 12.00 PM ET

In this webcast we will examine Labor Scheduling and the different options and stages of automation. From intuitive user driven systems, where the user inputs the schedule based on their knowledge, experience and the needs of the business to more "intelligent" based solutions where "the system" effectively builds and optimizes the schedule, based on the inputs, drivers, demands, planned and historical data. Furthermore, we will look at the current trend towards Employee Self Service (ESS) options, that are empowering employees by giving them greater control over their working day. Finally, we will examine the many benefits of automated labor scheduling including; accurately scheduling and optimizing the number of staff "on" when the business needs them most, reduced absenteeism & overtime payments, managing employees numbers and costs relative to revenue and empowering employees to have greater control over their scheduling and organization of their work.

Register Today

If you are already a member of HR.com, please be sure you LOGIN to register for the webcast.  If you are not a member of HR.com, you will need to sign up for a FREE HR.com membership http://www.hr.com/en/memberships/,  this will only take you a moment to fill in the required information. Once you have confirmation of your membership, you will be able to register for this complimentary webcast

Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event

Webinar: When the culture is not to clock - Honor Based Attendance Tracking

Posted by Triona Cahalane on Fri, Jan 10, 2014
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In association with HR.com, Softworks will be presenting "When the culture is not to clock - Honor Based Attendance Tracking" on Tuesday 14th January 10.00 - 11.00 PM ET. 

In this webcast we will examine Honor based timesheets and how they can assist organizations where the culture is not to clock and/or enter times, with operational efficiency, cost control, regulatory compliance and employee empowerment. We look at how Honor based timesheets make it easy for organizations to manage employee time without having to install hardware to manually record employee working hours. Furthermore, we explore how they can be configured to your organization’s unique rules, processes and requirements and give your employees full control over their own working day, thereby promoting employee satisfaction and retention.

Finally we investigate how “Honor based timesheets” can assist organizations build a clear picture of employee time through detailed data and reports on attendance, absenteeism, overtime, flexible working, scheduling and vacation leave. Scalable and completely configurable, they can apply an organization's unique pay rules and policies accurately and consistently and ensure the organization is fully compliant with legislation.

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Topics: Webinar / Online Presentation event