Thirteen Group Picks Kirona Scheduling & Mobile Solutions

Kirona’s Dynamic Resource Scheduling and Mobile Workforce Management Solutions selected to enable Thirteen Group to achieve housing repairs efficiencies and improve customer service. Tee Valley-based landlord and developer Thirteen has selected Kirona’s DRS Scheduler system and Job Manager enterprise mobile application. Kirona’s systems will...

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The Need for a Flexible Approach to Scheduling

Nick Shiptom from Kirona provides his expert view on dynamic scheduling. Mobilising field based staff is high on the agenda at the moment with many organisations looking to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of their workforce alongside offering increased levels of customer service and satisfaction. It is obviously key...

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Home Care Unviable?

Under plans announced in the Budget, workers aged over 25 in the UK will be paid a minimum of £7.20 an hour from April next year, rising to £9 by 2020. In a recent letter to the government, the UK Homecare Association said unless...

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You can’t stop the work goalposts moving

In the previous blog post Why is scheduling work to field staff so darn difficult, we looked at why the allocation and management of jobs, resources and tasks for the field workforce is such a painful challenge for an organisation. But what about those...

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