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Digital nomads, the evolving force in Human Resource

October 19, 2018 in Education, HR, Time & Attendance
Digital Nomads

Digital nomads, they are everywhere. Well perhaps i am one of them? Whether it’d be sunbathing under the scorching sun of Bali, sitting in a bar under the bright lights of Tokyo, a cup of coffee in one of New York’s co-working space, or picnic in the middle of Paris, wherever they are, that’s where Digital Nomads work. With the development of IoT, the term of Digital Nomads in Human Resources is becoming more popular. Traits of a Digital Nomad in today’s Human Resource Carrying a laptop or smartphone, digital nomads in Human Resource dictionary are those people who works remotely. Largely dominated by the millennial…

Time attendance is your pain point ? We can feel you

October 19, 2018 in Education, HR, Time & Attendance

We feel your pain, as we have been there before too. No more pain points with Albam’s Time Attendance Solution Before our CEO Jinyong Kim started Albam. The founder of Blue-Night Corporation had his idea of a perfect Time Attendance solution developed when he was managing a pub for himself a few years ago. As a business owner himself. Our founder understands the trouble and time that is needed to solve the different types of pain points that are faced by business owners. From not being able to check attendances remotely, missing attendances information due to manual inputs and a…

How to Avoid Minimum Wage Violations

October 18, 2018 in HR, Payroll
Minimum Wage

Nearly a decade since the last increase of Minimum Wage Here’s what you need to understand The last minimum wage was raised in 2007. A time when the US economy was on the verge of economic recession. It generated a lot of reactions internally, politically and economically. As politicians, analysts and media scramble around to speculate on the viability of Washington’s choice in increasing the minimum wage. Especially on its short, medium and long term effects on labor market. For most companies,the decision to increase the minimum wage from $5.15 to $7.25 was a huge burden. With some analysts like Jeffrey…

McGregor earns a Minimum’s Wage Annual Salary in half a Second

October 17, 2018 in HR, Payroll, Time & Attendance
Minimum Wage

50 million dollars in one match for UFC star McGregor Nearly 2 weeks ago, the Martial Arts community tuned in to watch the UFC’s most hyped match of the history. The UFC championship bout. Between the undefeated current champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and former lightweight champion Connor McGregor was perhaps UFC’s greatest fight. The much anticipated fight of the year set the record for the largest pay-per-view event in MMA history, having generated approximately 2.5 million buys in the US itself. Therefore giving the biggest UFC paycheck of $50 million dollars for the UFC star in his career. But it was…

Minimum wage and the rise of Automation

October 12, 2018 in HR, Payroll, Time & Attendance
Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage and the rise of Automation Minimum wage changing the game “Hi, Can I help you?” asks a crew wearing a red uniform behind the counter. After 60 seconds of receiving the customer’s order. A Big mac meal and a corn pie is out. Once the order is served, the crew smiles and caters to the next customer. For McDonalds, where the serving area is usually occupied and staffs are usually busy. Efficiency and speed in management is a necessary method to keep them profitable. That’s the McDonald way of doing business. But gone are the days of cashiers asking…

Amazon’s $15 minimum wage is a wake up call to other retailers

October 11, 2018 in HR, Payroll
Minimum Wage

Amazon’s Minimum Wage $15 a must, not an option Amazon’s move to increase its Minimum wage of $15/hour comes at a time as U.S unemployment rate are near record lows of 3.7% by September 2018.  The tight labor market. Followed by a high turnover rates on the Industry. It has given employers a difficult time in finding extra manpower around the up coming holiday season. Add that up with projections for record-breaking holiday total retail sales of $1.10 trillion . It makes definite sense for Amazon to increase its minimum wage. Especially during a time as it prepares to hire 100,000 temporary…

How do i save on labor costs? HR & Time Tracking Tips

September 28, 2018 in HR, Time & Attendance

The correlation between labor costs and profit margins In today’s competitive market, increasing sales revenue might seems to be the only viable way that can increase profit margin. But as we all know, at times, one’s business revenue might be much affected by various external factors. Therefore most business owners strive to find another way to control their profit margins. This is why most business owners then turn internally to control their labor costs, from time tracking to payroll. For most business owners, managing labor costs is probably one of the most important and difficult aspect in running any business….

Cloud computing in Human Resource – How it will transform HR Practices

August 30, 2018 in HR, Payroll, Time & Attendance
Human Resource

According to Oxford learners dictionaries, Human Resource refers to a department in a company that deals with employing and training people. A few years ago, before the breakthrough of Cloud computing, the role of Human Resource in any companies seems to follow the same flows and patterns in their operations. The topics were; recruitment, administration, issuing of contracts, employees’ operations and disciplinary work. Though each companies have different sets of rules, culture and ways of operations. All HR models in the past operates on a single common ground. They all were based on a regional operating model. With each company’s…

Advice That You Must Listen Before Studying Sick Leave and Absence Should Be Separate for employees

May 17, 2018 in HR
sick leave

 Advice That You Must Listen Before Studying Sick Leave and Absence Should Be Separate for employees. Assembling a fleeting affliction nonappearance approach can be a standout amongst the most overwhelming errands an HR expert can confront. We make you stride by venture through what an average here and now affliction the appearance arrangement ought to contain. 1. Illuminate the fleeting infection nonappearance approach’s motivation and degree. Managers ought to present their temporary disorder nonappearance arrangement by emphasizing the requirement for harmony between: • The veritable need for representatives to require some investment off work gave sick wellbeing; and • The need…

Interview Skills to Hire the Best Employees

May 2, 2018 in HR

  Interview Techniques you need when you Hire New Employees. Finding the best possible employees for your team when it comes to work is not an easy task at all. Job interview is actually one of the sensitive part of the jobs you need to go through when running a any type of business. Resumes aren’t the only things you need to consider. You have to put your time and effort when hiring new employees. You need to meet them in person and figure out whether they’re suitable for the task. Sometimes most importantly you need to know if they’re…

One Essential Fact Leaders often Forget

May 2, 2018 in HR

Earn Faith from your Employees Pay attention to what kind of people they are, Talk to them and Treat them Right. Create better relationship than just work. Great managers would have employees follow without conflicts. It doesn’t mean that you’re forcing them to do what you order. All leaders need to know that they need to communicate with their employees more often in a proper manner. Yes, the boss and the employees are in a relationship with a written paper in between. However, it doesn’t mean you can treat them like vending machines that gives you what you need with…

Write Fair Attendance Policy for your Workplace

May 2, 2018 in HR, Time & Attendance

Are you managing your company with a Fair Attendance Policy? Keeping a fair attendance policy will give more benefits than you think to everyone in the workplace. If you’re dealing with even a hint of chaos when managing your staff, maybe you need to check up on your attendance policy. The key source that influences performance and behavior of an employee is not actually money, it’s peers. Try to adjust the method that is fairest to all employees working for your business in a flexible and sensible way. Fairness doesn’t mean that you give everyone the same, equal benefit. You need to focus…

How to Motivate your Employees

April 20, 2018 in HR

Are your Employees Motivated?   How much do you know about motivation? Motivation is the cause that influences people’s actions and behaviors. There have been several theories on motivation at workplace, which all vary from time to time. But they all talk about satisfying employees needs in each and everyone’s situations. Why is Motivation Needed? Are you aware of how important it is to motivate your employees to improve your business? It’s probably more important than you think. It actually improves the quality and quantity of work. The employees are more likely to communicate better and the team work ethics will also develop….