Articles tagged with overtime

  • Expanding Operations With a Scarce Labor Pool and an Unpredictable Workload

    Expanding Operations With a Scarce Labor Pool and an Unpredictable Workload

    November 29, 2018

    This is a short case study on a recent shiftwork project in manufacturing. The company wanted to increase output while the demand for workforce was high.

  • An introduction into optimal staffing levels

    An introduction into optimal staffing levels

    October 16, 2018

    The most important factors determining optimal staffing levels.

  • Seasonal and Unbalanced Scheduling: A case study

    Seasonal and Unbalanced Scheduling: A case study

    April 26, 2018

    How a new mixed schedule help tackle seasonality while satisfying both workers and managers.

  • The Cost of Time

    The Cost of Time

    April 24, 2018

    Suppose I asked you the following question:  "Will an employee make more or less money when they work overtime?"

  • Work-Life Balance

    Work-Life Balance

    May 2, 2017

    How to provide a shift schedule that gives your workforce the work-life balance they need.