Can employees work while on sick leave?

Part of the challenge of handling sick leave is in knowing what to do if someone continues to work while signed off. Legally, there’s nothing stopping them, but the law is only one small part of the story.…

Our top ten company culture blogs

Our favourite company culture blogs - from the corporate to the funky startup, these are the best blogs to help you keep up with the latest thoughts on business culture.…

What is unlimited holiday allowance?

It sounds too good to be true, but actually there's some solid reasoning behind an unlimited paid holidays policy. So why isn't everybody offering it?…

Can you extend maternity leave?

The first year really does fly by, and the thought of returning to work - and leaving your little one - is a difficult one for most parents. Let's take a look at some ways you may be able to extend your time at home with your new baby.…

Paid volunteering leave - why it’s a great idea for your business

If you’re looking to attract an engaged and enthusiastic workforce, implementing a volunteer scheme is a no-brainer, as the long-term benefits far outweigh the initial setup.…

Case study - simpler absence management at greeting card company Tache

John came across Timetastic when looking for a digital tool that would make managing absence and holiday easier, and he hasn't looked back.…

Going paperless: your path to a more creative organisation

By shunning paper documentation and turning to digital systems instead, you can make big gains in workplace efficiency. Think about it - if you've got piles of paperwork in your office, you're going to spend a decent portion of your time looking for the information you need.…

The best perks and benefits for pandemic times

It’s fair to say a decent benefits package has attracted many an applicant in the past, but with many of us now working from home, that xbox gaming room or ‘free beers Friday’ isn’t quite applicable to our quarantined way of working.…