Is there a fair way to allocate overtime? So many factors come into play like hours worked, seniority, and union rules. So what is really fair and how do you manage it?
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Wondering if scheduling software is worth it for your department? If you do some research and find the right system, it will absolutely be a time and money saver. Not sure how to evaluate
We are excited to announce the released of a major update for PlanIt! If you are unfamiliar with PlanIt, we are a 24x7 personnel scheduling software solution that serves the public safety
If you're reluctant to software updates, you're not alone. Why should you? Do you have to?
To continue successfully using the software or system you are using, you do need to update it.
Scheduling software can be a huge time saver for some departments. But it can be a huge time drainer for others.
So how do you make sure it is the right time to purchase?
How do you ensure the
Do you ever get the feeling that there is just too much to do in a day?
With the amount of tasks you face when you walk in the door, taking time to write a schedule may be the last thing you want
How do you keep track of everything in your department?
Sometimes, you might offer extra hours for officers. It may be a special event like a football game, local fair, or DUI checkpoint.
Maybe you have several grants for which you need to track hours.
How do you keep your officers up to date on their training?
You know there is a better way to schedule your officers/deputies but you don't know exactly what will make the purchase worth it. Will you get your money back? Will you save money? In what ways?