Kronos Tackles Unscheduled Absenteeism with Labor Software
November 1, 2005 Alex Woodie
Here are some sobering statistics: On any given day, nearly one in 10 employees is unexpectedly absent from work, and over a year, this lost productivity costs employers $3,600 per hourly employee. Getting a better handle on the affects of unscheduled absenteeism was one of the hot topics at this year’s KronosWorks, the annual user conference that OS/400 labor management software developer Kronos held last month in Las Vegas, a town that’s no stranger to lost wages or unscheduled absenteeism.
It should come as no surprise that people continue to make up the bulk of organizations’ operating costs. This is