Company culture should be fluid, not fixed

A look at company culture and the notion that it shouldn't be a fixed state, it should be something that develops and gets better over time.…

Michael Metcalf

New in Timetastic: Calendar Integrations

You can now connect Timetastic directly with Outlook and Google calendar - and have all your Timetastic bookings instantly pushed to your personal calendar.…

Gary Bury

Can you dismiss an employee on sick leave?

It’s an unfortunate part of doing business, but from time to time, people need to be let go. This can be the case even when they’re away on sick leave.…

Michael Metcalf

Improved Privacy

We've widened the scope of the privacy function in Timetastic, giving you the ability to make personal calendars private. The new function allows you to hide the individual annual calendars.…

Gary Bury

What you need to know about Adoption Leave

Becoming a parent is a wonderful milestone in life. As any parent will tell you, it doesn’t come without challenges, and when the big day comes, parents will need some time off work to settle in to their new life.…

Michael Metcalf

Dealing with absence digitally at Engage Interactive

"Fitness for work" is a term that comes up fairly often these days, usually after a hefty dose of the lurgy. At Leeds-based agency Engage Interactive, however, things are taken to the next level.…

Sam Terrace

Can you contact employees when they’re off sick?

It’s a busy morning in the office, thrown into chaos because the printer won’t work. There’s only one person to fix it. Dave the IT guy is the man who understands - but he’s been off sick. Nightmare. What can you do?…

Michael Metcalf

Staff Absence and Annual Leave Policy Templates

Documented Staff Absence and Annual Leave Policies are important for avoiding ambiguity and conflict. We've created two templates that are completely free to download, customise, and use. No strings attached, you don't even need to enter your email address.…

Gary Bury