Finance processes best suited for cognitive tools


As the finance function comes under increasing pressure to shrink costs, support growth and provide business insights, there is enormous potential for cognitive automation to support CFOs and finance directors in informing strategy and making suggestions in real-time. Cognitive automation gives organisations a competitive advantage by meeting the key challenges today’s finance function faces. Here’s … Continue reading Finance processes best suited for cognitive tools

4 Things You Should Be Doing to Combat Presenteeism


Your organisation is undoubtedly concerned about rising rates of absenteeism, but has it considered the effect of presenteeism? Almost 75% of people surveyed by CIPD in 2016, across all sectors and sizes of organisation, report that they have observed presenteeism – employees coming to work while unwell, rather than taking sick leave – with one … Continue reading 4 Things You Should Be Doing to Combat Presenteeism

10 Tips for Effectively Managing Your Business Expenses


You probably don’t love managing your expenses, but that doesn’t mean you have to hate it! Whether you’re tired of expense management being its own unmanageable expense or whether you’re at your wit’s end with the huge pile of receipts and paperwork to be dealt with at the end of every month, these ten tips … Continue reading 10 Tips for Effectively Managing Your Business Expenses

Parental Leave – too complex to comply?


Every year, tens of thousands of new mothers in the UK are forced to give up their jobs due to issues largely relating to both employers’ and employees’ understanding (or lack thereof) of parental statutory rights and maternity leave. This number isn’t hard to believe when you realise that new mothers encounter significant problems when … Continue reading Parental Leave – too complex to comply?

Six Ways AttendancePlus Will Revolutionise Absence Management


In an age of smartphones, Cloud computing and super fast internet, why are most organisations still using the same complex, clunky and often incoherent HR systems that have been around for more than a decade? Why does something as simple as absence management still require endless amounts of paperwork, phone calls and meetings, when it … Continue reading Six Ways AttendancePlus Will Revolutionise Absence Management