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Everything you need to know about the latest releases, updates and Rotaready news with a dash of industry insight from the people who empower your business!

Sunday: a day of rest?

Sunday trading has always been contentious. Since the Sunday Trading Act 1994, shops bigger than 280m2 (3,000ft2) – typically the size of a convenience store or independent shop – have been limited to 6 hours of trading...

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Rights, regulation and risk

The Working Time Directive (WTD) is an EU regulation governing workers’ rights. Ok, not the most interesting start to a blog post, but bear with me. This stuff is important. Last month the European Court of Justice rule...

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Gears of a different kind

We always like a challenge here at Rotaready HQ, whether it’s further developing our awesome workforce management software, or having a go at something completely different. On Sept 12th I competed in Scotland Coast to...

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What next for zero hours contracts?

If you’re familiar with zero hours contracts, you’ll be well aware of the on-going controversy. The debate hit a crescendo in the run up to the general election, with all parties putting forward proposals for curbing th...

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Shift Swaps, now live!

I’m proud to announce the release of the most demanded feature we’ve ever had on the Rotaready development list: shift swaps! Now available to everyone. We spent time with some of our customers to understand how shift s...

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3, 2, 1… Lift off!

Welcome to Shift Up A Gear! (We hope you’re enjoying the wordplay as much as we are…) We’ll be posting here regularly with the latest news from Rotaready Towers. From feature announcements, to opinion on current affairs...

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