Smart WFM Launches Apitome Software Suite to Optimise Workforces

Expert software suite delivers measurable benefits to increase productivity and tackle compliance and other timely workforce issues

"Apitome epitomises business software that enables organisations to quickly see what impact workforce changes may have on their business, based on their own actual business data", says Jarrod McGrath Read the complete article.

The Australian, Engaging Staff isn’t a Box-Ticking, Jarrod McGrath, June 22, 2019.

Engaging your people and acting on their feedback is expected.

Engaging Staff Isn’t Box Ticking a Box. Our CEO, Jarrod McGrath speaks about how you can use surveys to drive employee engagement, increase productivity, improve culture and attract and retain customers. Article first Published in The Australian, June 22-23, 2019. Read the complete article.

HRM Asia, Engagement: Don’t let it start and finish with a survey, Jarrod McGrath. April 30, 2019.

Engagement adds value by improving what staff needed improved upon

“Engagement is not a tick-box, one-time exercise, it must be continued activity that is constantly reviewed and improved upon”, Says Jarrod McGrath Read the complete article.

HRM, How to combine workforce management and HR systems, Jarrod McGrath.  September 7, 2018.

Four tips for implementing an effective workplace management system

“The problem a lot of professionals face is that they can’t simply smash separate HR and WFM systems together in the hope that they’ll talk to each other and operate cohesively”, Says Jarrod McGrath Read the complete article.

HRM, Inteview with Jarrod McGrath for AHRI Event, Kate Neilson.  July 24, 2018.

Five steps to implement a digital workforce strategy

“When you put HR and workforce management together you get greater value. It makes processes more efficient and can help to build and develop a culture within your organisation”, Says Jarrod McGrath Read the complete article.

Human Resources Director New Zealand.  June 21, 2018.

Is HR the key driver of culture in 2018?

According to McGrath, culture manifests itself through our ideas, actions and words in the workplace, at home and throughout our everyday lives…. Read the complete article.

The CEO Magazine, Holly Johnson. 10 May, 2018.

The robots are coming: Here’s why you should embrace it, not fight it.

The Digital Workforce teaches important lessons on how true organisational optimisation can solve problems all the way from profitability to customer retention… Read the complete article.

Fifth Qadrant, FX Editor. May 8, 2018.

New book tackles why Australian businesses are getting workforce management wrong.

As industries journey through the Fourth Industrial Revolution, most organisations in Australia don’t understand nor execute workforce management effectively, and, in fact, are woefully unaware of how technology has an impact on staff and their business. A recent global survey found that almost 95 per cent of organisations worldwide don’t know how to manage their workforce effectively… Read the complete article.

Workplace Info, Grace Ormsby. May 8, 2018.

Want a smarter way to manage your workforce?

HR expert and author Jarrod McGrath is urging businesses to embrace the new world of digital workforce management with a five-step methodology to smarter workforce management… Read the complete article.

HR Technology News, Iain Hopkins. May 4, 2018.

‘Woefully unaware’: Is your digital WFM plan destined to fail?

Too many business leaders launch a digital workforce management (WFM) transformation plan without first understanding what WFM means in an age where the workplace is being shaped not just by technology but gig workers and demands for more flexibility. That’s the key message to emerge from author Jarrod McGrath’s new book, The Digital Workforce… Read the complete article.

Steadfast, Nigel Bowen. April 30, 2018.

How to automate your business, so you can focus on what you do best?

Automating the gig economy. “As a general rule, technology used to most benefit large, well-resourced businesses,” observes Jarrod McGrath (McGrath is the owner of Smart WFM and author of The Digital Workforce)… Read the complete article.