Rotaready blog

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!

Absence bookings and allowances – what’s new?

Absence bookings and allowances – what’s new?

We’re excited to share a number of improvements to absence bookings and allowances! Here’s a quick overview of what the updates enable you to do: Absence bookings  Upload and attach files Book long term absence Edit abs...

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Reminiscing about that brunch – a wrap-up of Tech on Toast

Reminiscing about that brunch – a wrap-up of Tech on Toast

On the 9th March we headed up to Manchester with Eploy and Sixty Eight People, for our very first Tech on Toast brunch. Coffee firmly in hand, we discussed how to tackle some of the recruitment and retention challenges...

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Why a 1-Jan holiday year could be causing you pain – a complete analysis

Why a 1-Jan holiday year could be causing you pain – a complete analysis

Holiday can be a tricky thing to manage.  On one side, there’s the nitty-gritty… Tracking holiday balances. Calculating the accruals for casual staff. Monitoring colleagues’ working patterns & average hours over the 52-...

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What’s new to the mobile app?

What’s new to the mobile app?

We’ve been busy making the Rotaready mobile app better than ever, and have introduced some brand new features that we can’t wait for you to use! Here’s what’s new: Messaging Communicate with your managers and colleagues...

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The time & cost saving benefits of investing in rota software

The time & cost saving benefits of investing in rota software

When deciding on new rota software, there are a fair few features and functionalities that you’re going to want to look out for; something we covered in a recent blog – ‘Selecting the right rota software for your busine...

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Introducing Messaging!

Introducing Messaging!

Getting in touch with your manager or colleagues is now easier than ever. Our newest feature, Messaging allows you to have quick conversations with your colleagues without leaving Rotaready! Whether you need to check if...

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21 things that happened in 2021 (the Rotaready edition)

21 things that happened in 2021 (the Rotaready edition)

As 2021 comes to a close, we take a look back at what we’ve achieved this year. It may have been a bit of a whirlwind, but our business, customers and team have achieved some pretty great things 💙 On that note, here ar...

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How to create the perfect staff rota

How to create the perfect staff rota

Creating your staff rota isn’t as straightforward as it might first seem. There’s more to consider than just adding employee details to a generic rota template. A good rota will incorporate the needs of both you and you...

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