Is There a Web-Based Solution to Absenteeism?
Source: Systems Valley
How can one cut costs, yet remain competitive and maintain or even improve their productivity levels? As the economic downturn continues to bite, this is undoubtedly a question that's being asked in boardrooms around the world. But are companies who are looking for ways to cut their costs overlooking a significant measure they could take to save money and boost productivity? This paper shows that the average UK employee take almost seven days off sick a year at a cost to the economy of £13.2 billion. This white paper discusses whether companies can improve their bottom line by tackling absenteeism and looks at whether companies can reduce their absenteeism levels by switching from a paper-based system for recording annual leave and absence to a web-based leave management system.