Blog Topics

  • Why Your 12-hour Schedule is More Attractive than You Think

    Why Your 12-hour Schedule is More Attractive than You Think

    August 9, 2019

    Highlighting the benefits of a 12-hour schedule

  • "I Need a Nap!" -- It's time to sleep on shift.

    August 5, 2019

    Do on-the-job naps make sense? What are the potential benefits to allowing on-shift napping?

  • When should your shifts start?

    When should your shifts start?

    August 4, 2019

    As a Plant Manager or Human Resources Manager, in a shiftwork operation, you've certainly heard "Everyone that I know wants to start the…

  • Is Your Shift Schedule Lean?

    Is Your Shift Schedule Lean?

    July 26, 2019

    Reducing waste in your shift schedule can enhance your lean manufacturing operations. This article describes sources of waste that you should consider improving.

  • Workforce Scheduling for Food Manufacturing

    Workforce Scheduling for Food Manufacturing

    July 9, 2019

    What makes scheduling food manufacturing different from other types of manufacturing?