Kronos Incorporated unveils a major new version for workforce management, Workforce Central 7. The release includes improved features for real-time workforce management and scheduling, labor cost tracking, and for effectively managing a global business workforce.
Among other things, new functionality focuses on the delivery of key workforce information in real time. For example, the
interface improvements to manipulate scheduling data, a new calendar view to enter availability and shift preferences, improved shift-swapping workflows, shift requests directed at employees that meet the eligibility requirements, new schedule-to-skill feature, the option to evaluate proficiency levels when planning for the right staffing mix, enhanced individual store budgeting and planning, copying or moving existing locations, as well as 'quick actions' to edit and update schedules. From a labor