Category: Operational Management Focus

All content that those in Operational Management need to further their business and employees.

Top 8 Software Solutions for The Events Industry

Top 8 Event Management Apps for 2021

Creating, organizing, and planning events sounds like a dream job for many people. Instead of sitting in an office and doing routine work in front of a computer, event planners are super lucky. They get paid for realizing their creative potential, meeting many new, interesting people, visiting nice places, and having so much fun… If […]

Using Google Calendar For Scheduling Employee Shifts

Using Google Calendar For Scheduling Employee Shifts in 2021? Think Again!

First, let’s make it clear. We’re not saying that using Google Calendar for shift planning and employee scheduling is impossible — it’s not.  In fact, we were inspired to write this blog after one of our customers showed us the lengthy process they went through to create their employee schedule in Google Calendar and how […]

Beauty Salon Management

8 Tips For Running a Successful Beauty Salon in 2021

Famous for being a very stable and strong industry, beauty salons were hit hard in 2020 due to the COVID-19 crisis. But this industry proved its usual resilience and the total 2020 revenue of the cosmetic and beauty industry in the U.S. is only slightly less than in 2019. “I am ready to save on […]

Top 10 Timesheet App Solutions in 2021

Top 10 Timesheet App Solutions in 2021

Timesheet management. There are no two words that cause managers of all company types and sizes to run for the hills. (Well, apart from planning and distributing the job schedule!) And it makes sense. Timesheet management is exhausting. It’s time-consuming and has so many moving parts that you feel like you’re always playing catch up […]

Top 7 Work Schedule Maker Apps in 2021

Top 7 Work Schedule Maker Apps in 2021

Business owners and managers, from small business to large companies, know that the most important role in their day to day grind is creating and distributing the work schedule.  Why is the employee schedule so important? It ensures smooth operations, helps you manage employee absences, ensures a fair policy, and helps you manage overtime. And […]

Most Common Nonprofit Job Titles And How You Can Fit In

Most Common Nonprofit Job Titles And How You Can Fit In

Today everyone is familiar with the concept of crowdfunding. Lots of companies and startups seek funds in order to produce and market their products or services, then sell them for-profits, and pay back the funders ( or “backers” as most popular crowdfunding platforms Kickstarter and Indiegogo call them) with either their money, shares, or special […]

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How To Deal With Absenteeism In The Workplace: A Complete Guide For 2021

There are many valid reasons for your employees to be absent at work.  Sick days, maternity leave, vacation, requested days off for family errands — all those are common, normal parts of any workplace.   Unscheduled and unsolicited absences from work, on the other hand, can squander your work environment and cause a lot of trouble […]

7 Best Time Attendance Apps in 2020

7 Best Time Attendance Apps in 2021

We know there aren’t enough hours in a day but if you track hours correctly, then you’re already ahead of the competition.  And we aren’t talking about writing down hours worked on a piece of paper, going through Excel spreadsheets, or anything else that involves a manual method. Time and attendance software isn’t a new […]

Home Caregiver Apps

10 Best Apps for Home Health Care Professionals In 2021

The job of home care agencies and family caregivers is extremely important, but rather challenging for a number of reasons.  Just think of it: caregivers are not really considered doctors or medical personnel, so they don’t get the same amount of money and respect for their work and often go underappreciated, but the list of […]

8 Best Apps for Construction Businesses in 2020

8 Best Apps for Construction Businesses in 2021

It doesn’t matter if you’re an independent contractor, general contractor, or anything in between, odds are you rely on a construction app for the field to keep yourself and your team organized and connected. With the construction app for the field, you are saving time and money while also engaging your workforce who isn’t sitting […]

Food Truck Business

11 Tips on Running A Successful Food Truck Business in 2021

Amidst the classic restaurant industry crush caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, food trucks may be the perfect solution to feed customers’ nostalgia for dining out as most restaurants stay closed or half-empty. Being a food truck business owner is a very timely small business trend and an appealing way to realize your dreams, while also […]

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