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5 Interesting Benefits of Remote Working for Your Company

5 Interesting Benefits of Remote Working for Your Company

Remote working has become the norm, especially among technology companies. Remote work has disrupted the traditional 9-to-5 routine, but some organizations are still reluctant to depart from standard practices and remain uncertain about how to manage remote workers and their productivity. A few years back, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, who was newly promoted to her executive role, ended Yahoo’s longstanding remote working policy, leading to backlash from staff. Despite Mayer’s infamous stance, a growing number of organizations are recognizing the benefits of remote working. Employees love it because it means they spend less time commuting and it gives them greater flexibility. Remote working arrangements don’t just benefit employees, however – they also benefit companies in the following ways: 1. Access to a larger talent pool Companies

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  • Save money and boost productivity by implementing remote working in your company

How to Become More Sustainable with Resource Booking Software

How to Become More Sustainable with Resource Booking Software

Many business executives feel forced to become more sustainable due to stricter government regulations. However, making your company more sustainable shouldn’t be seen as a nuisance – it can actually help your business become more efficient, profitable, and productive. While it does cost money to comply with environmental regulations, implementing sustainable practices also help to strengthen your brand’s reputation and competitiveness. Through greening your business, you can lower costs, support the optimal use of resources, and improve performance. Companies that are efficient in their use of carbon also tend to be more efficient on an economic basis. A tool that many companies can benefit from using on the path to improved sustainability is resource booking software. Resource booking software, also known as resource scheduling software, is a

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  • Become more sustainable and environmental responsible in the workplace with Resource Central

More Than Meeting Rooms: Book Virtually Any Resource with Scheduling Software

More Than Meeting Rooms: Book Virtually Any Resource with Scheduling Software

Meeting rooms are among your most important assets, and since real estate comes with an exorbitant price tag, it’s important to know how your workspace is being used. Evaluating and maximizing meeting room utilization is crucial to improving your company’s operational effectiveness and lowering real estate costs. The key to utilizing workspace as optimally as possible lies in scheduling it in an efficient manner. Room scheduling software is a simple yet powerful tool that streamlines the booking process, eliminates its complexity, and saves you time. There’s more to resource booking than just meeting rooms, however. There are many resources that may be available to book in an organization, such as the following: • Hot desks• Catering and other extra services • Bicycles• Cars• Audio/visual equipment• Parking spots •

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  • Book Virtually Any Resource with our Scheduling Software Resource Central

University of Southern Denmark Cuts Down on Meeting Planning Time with Resource Central

University of Southern Denmark Cuts Down on Meeting Planning Time with Resource Central

One of Denmark’s largest universities, the University of Southern Denmark has more than 19,000 students and nearly 4,000 staff members. The university holds many internal meetings that take place across 55 meeting facilities, so they needed a way to streamline the meeting planning process. It took university staff a considerable amount of time to schedule a single meeting because they had to locate a suitable room and arrange for the proper equipment, tables, and services to be delivered in time for the meeting. In order to significantly cut down on the time spent planning meetings, the University of Southern Denmark decided to implement a resource booking solution. They decided on Resource Central by Add-On Products, a resource booking system that integrates with Microsoft Outlook®. Resource Central was a

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  • “In the past it took at least half an hour to organize a meeting; now it takes a few minutes.”

Boost Efficiency and Save Time with Resource Scheduling Software

Boost Efficiency and Save Time with Resource Scheduling Software

Meetings are an inevitable part of doing business. They are time-consuming, but scheduling them shouldn’t have to be. At the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia Inc. (CCI WA), arranging meetings was troublesome prior to the implementation of Resource Central, Add-On Products’ meeting room and resource booking software for Microsoft Outlook® and Exchange. CCI WA is a member-based, non-profit organization with approximately 300 staff members located across Western Australia and the Northern Territory. 220 of those staff members work at CCI WA’s head office in East Perth. Before adopting Resource Central, CCI WA staff used a spreadsheet to arrange meetings and resources and the file frequently got corrupted. Employees spent far too much time going back and forth to set up meetings and it was tedious,

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  • CCI WA, Australia has streamlined their Meeting and Resource Scheduling with Resource Central.

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