Blog Topics

  • How many people does it take to staff your schedule? (Part 1)

    September 11, 2014

    As with most shiftwork related issues, the question of "How Many?" has a short and a long answer.

    Here is a link to the long answer.



  • The difference between "a schedule" and "your schedule"

    August 27, 2014

    The number one way that companies find a shift schedule is to hold a meeting and ask, "So, does anyone know of any shift schedule…

  • Safety Footnotes

    August 1, 2014

    At Shiftwork Solutions, safety concerns are definitely something we have to pay attention to.  We keep abreast of safety research as it applies…

  • Overtime: A Grab-Bag of Information

    July 16, 2014

    I am an overtime expert.  I have worked with companies around the world for more than 25 years helping them address staffing and scheduling…

  • Overtime: Fact V. Fiction

    July 8, 2014

    It is not unusual for a company to contact us with the following idea: "If I can just put in the right schedule, I will save a ton of money on…