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10 Effects Of Working Night Shifts (And How To Combat Them)

In many industries, the night shift is a necessary part of the regular workday. Businesses operate through the night to produce as much...

How To Calculate And Lower Labor Costs

Labor costs are one of the highest expenses that most businesses contend with. Only rent and mortgage payments rank higher. In fact, in...

Shift Work: What It Is And The Industries That Use It

If your business is open for more than 10 hours a day, chances are you’re going to need to schedule some type of shift work….

5 Effective Employee Write-Up Forms For Your Business

As a manager, your calendar is always full. You have to coordinate employee scheduling, inventory management, hiring, advertising, trai...

How To Create A Weekly Schedule Template

Need to schedule your employees? Don’t reinvent the wheel every time. Let the experts at Sling show you how to create your own weekly...

Employee Retention: How To Retain Employees For Small Businesses

Employee retention should be high on every manager’s priority list. If it’s not, you run the risk of your best employees leaving fo...

10 Common Employee Scheduling Issues And How To Easily Solve Them

One of the biggest causes of job dissatisfaction — for managers and team members alike — is employee scheduling issues. In fact, th...

Ghost Restaurants: The Complete Guide To Starting A Virtual Restaurant

Want an affordable first step into the food service industry? What about expanding your brick-and-mortar location without going into de...

9/80 Work Schedule: What It Is, Its Benefits And Challenges, And How To Get Started

Most people are familiar with the regular 8-hours-per day, 5-days-a-week, 40-hour workweek. But did you know there are alternatives to ...

The 20 Best Restaurant Interview Questions

Discover 16 restaurant interview questions that help you avoid the canned answers that sound great in the interview but don’t transfe...

Workforce Optimization: What It Is And How It Affects Your Success

Are you ready to cut costs and increase productivity in your business? Incorporate workforce optimization practices into your workflow....

What’s The Best Way To Track Work Hours For Your Business?

Tracking work hours on a daily basis is largely the responsibility of your employees. For many jobs, the process is simple: clock in at...

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