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  • Shiftwork Solutions Survey System

    Shiftwork Solutions Survey System

    September 13, 2019

    Shiftwork Solutions uses surveys to engage the workforce as well as to find out what is really going on from their perspective. This process greatly facilitates the identification and implementation of the ideal shift schedule solution.

  • 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

    12-hour shifts are popular. This post highlights why that is the case. It covers: (1) Days off (2) Vacation time (3) Income and other issues as well.

  • "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.