Workforce management software is a modern tool which help the management of an organization to do many management tasks single handed with in no time as compared to manual working. Work Force management software is an application which has a combination of Time clocking, online payroll, employee scheduling and staff communication. The basic advantage of using workforce management software is Time Clocking.
Now the first question that arises in the mind of any common person is, “What is Time clocking?” Time clocking is a salient feature of such software which helps the management in keeping the time schedules for the organization and updates the employees’ timings coming in and leaving the office. Time clocking does not includes only assisting the management side but also helps the employees to get latest schedule assigned by the management or communicate any changes in the plan in time.
If we talk about the criteria for selecting any work force management software which serves best for achieving organization goals and objectives then key feature should be its user friendliness. It should be easy to use, if is not then the purpose it is required to serve that is time saving cannot be achieved. Work force management software is primarily focused for time clocking and communicating the employees. Secondly it come its compatibility the software must be compatible to other gadgets like iphone, tab, and multimedia mobile phones from which employees can directly access to the schedules. Large organizations like Pizza Hut, Subway, Hospitals, etc. where staff works in different shifts and serve their customer round the clock needs such software which is efficient in Time clocking as well as communicating the employees.
Time Clocking is under so much focus now days because in this competitive environment one can competitor others on the basis of efficient time usage. Price competition, Service quality, customer retention all are different aspects of competing the customers but the Time means money. So every organization evaluates work force management software on the time consumption criteria.
There are some work force management software applications which only give its’ results in the printed form and hence are not very much paid attention. With the passage of time software engineers have developed new features in Time Clocking because of its vital importance in an organization. Latest tools includes Bio metric online time clocking, IP address time clocking, Mobile Time Clocking, etc. Bio metric time Clocking is one of the latest time clocking feature focusing those employees which work from their homes. For this the software captures the images when you log in to the company’s portal showing the proof that either you were prepared or not.
Second most appreciated feature for Time clocking is IP Address time clocking in which every time the I.P address in recorded to eliminate bugs in maintaining the time record and help to improve the…