BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is a concept that allows employees to use their own devices for work; this may allow them to work more flexibly and is known to improve productivity while reducing business costs. As a commonly accepted business practice, it looks like BYOD is here to stay and many businesses are now considering a BYOD strategy. But what are the main considerations for companies who areRead more
The University of Nottingham and workforce scheduling software provider Webroster Ltd have completed a two-year Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) to improve homecare workforce utilisation, achieving the highest possible grade of ‘Outstanding’. KTP’s are a nationwide programme to help innovative businesses benefit from the UK Knowledge Base by giving them access to knowledge, technology or skills at universities and other research organisations. The two organisations embarked on the partnership inRead more
Another successful Webroster customer day was held on 10th June, this year at the Kingsgate Conference Centre in Peterborough to accommodate the growing number of customers attending. Both Webroster and Wispay customers from across the country enjoyed a day of presentations and discussions about new developments coming soon to Webroster.net and Wispay. There were plenty of opportunities for sharing ideas and suggestions for future developments too. “A beneficial andRead more
Team Webroster paddled their way through the rain at the 2015 Peterborough Charity Dragon Boat Festival on Saturday, achieving a first and two second places in their races. Not to be defeated by the wet weather, the team donned their waterproofs and paddled on throughout the day, cheered on by crowds of friends and family out to support the rowers. There was stiff competition from over 36 teams, withRead more
The 2015 Webroster Customer Day is open to all Webroster and Wispay customers, there will be presentations and sessions suitable for both users and decision makers. The day will be held at the Kingsgate Conference Centre in Peterborough on Wednesday 10th June.
Managing a remote workforce is a challenge especially for the home care sector where long hours and low pay make keeping staff morale high a real challenge. Keeping staff in the communication loop can help them feel part of a team and nurture and maintain their passion for care.
Dreaming of a white Christmas? Use the Travel module to extend travel times between visits in bad weather, find other tips for using your Webroster.net for a stress free Christmas in our 12 tips blog.
Christmas and New Year Opening Hours 2014 The Webroster office and support desk will be open during the following hours over the holiday period: Monday 22nd December: 9.00am – 5.00pm Tuesday 23rd December: 9.00am – 5.00pm Wednesday 24th December: 9.00am – 3.00pm Thursday 25th December: Closed Friday 26th December: Closed Monday 29th December: 9.00am – 5.00pm Tuesday 30th December: 9.00am – 5.00pm Wednesday 31st December: 9.00am – 3.00pm Thursday 1st Jan: Closed Friday 2nd Jan: 9.00 –Read more
NFC is increasingly being adopted by home care companies with field based workers who use their mobile phones to register their location and log client visits. When used in conjunction with workforce management software the real time nature of NFC technology delivers additional benefits such as lone worker monitoring.
Between May and October Webroster will be planting a tree for every Audit module sold, why? Well because trees are amazing! Did you know these 10 amazing tree facts?
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