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By: Matt Ingold

April 15th, 2016

Reducing Overtime Costs with Lean Strategic HR Thinking

Strategic HR | FMLA | Reducing Overtime

We’ve been writing a lot about reducing overtime costs over the past few months. While it’s unrealistic to believe that overtime can be completely eradicated, with the application of Lean Thinking, employers can find some immediate overtime cost savings by changing a few environmental conditions. Let's see how applying some Lean HR thinking to overtime costs can help us deliberately forge environments that curb excessive overtime scheduling.

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By: Matt Ingold

March 15th, 2016

What's the Real Cost of Poor Employee Leave Management? WITH INFOGRAPHIC

FMLA | Leave Management

There is a great untold story about the total costs associated with poor employee leave management. Undoubtedly, employee absence, especially when unplanned, can have a costly ripple effect across an employer's workforce. A 2010 Mercer study revealed that the total costs associated with all types of employee absences averages an astounding 36% of payroll. Controlling incidental and extended leave can have a significant impact on reducing the impact of employee absence on annual payroll.   The following infographic covers some of the hard costs associated with employee leave, and how employers have found success in taking mitigation measures. 

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