Research has proven that shift length has an effect on an officer's performance. But what is the perfect length? Having short shifts makes it difficult to make sure you have 24x7 coverage. While
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Editing schedule reports? Payroll exports? Whatever it may be that you need to edit in a spreadsheet, there are few simple commands you can use to make edits much quicker.
Excel is a very powerful
Why not request time off, submit your overtime hours, or sign up for open shifts from your mobile device? Have visibility of the schedule from wherever you are? Get updates about changes made to
Implementing any new software in your department will be an adjustment. It is something you must prepare for in a couple different ways. So, what is the best way to roll it out? How can you avoid
As the end of the year approaches, many departments are beginning the process of setting their personnel schedules for next year. If you do not have the right tools, creating a new schedule can
As the end of the year approaches, we find a lot of departments scrambling to create next year's schedule. Tools in scheduling software, like PlanIt Schedule, help to make that process easier.
Let's say you're looking at switching your personnel shift lengths and rotations. But there are so many details to figure out.
Where do you start?
Well, once you have shift length decided, the
The days of your hard-drive breaking down are over. Cloud computing has taken over as the leading way to store data securely. It is a relatively new concept but can be broken down into 3
Different sized departments require different scheduling rotations. If you have about 35-50 officers in your patrol division, and are struggling with schedules, these examples might be worth a try.
Have you ever wondered what other departments of your size are using to handle their scheduling needs? PlanIt Schedule recently released a survey that revealed correlations between the size of