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ReThink Productivity Podcast

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Simon Hedaux from ReThink Productivity reveals his productivity and efficiency strategies with help from clients, partners and the ReThink team, so you can be ahead of the curve with your own business. Discover how you can measure, track and develop productivity. It's a mix of interviews and special co-hosts you're not going to want to miss

Simon Hedaux from ReThink Productivity reveals his productivity and efficiency strategies with help from clients, partners and the ReThink team, so you can be ahead of the curve with your own business. Discover how you can measure, track and develop productivity. It's a mix of interviews and special co-hosts you're not going to want to miss

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United Kingdom

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Simon Hedaux from ReThink Productivity reveals his productivity and efficiency strategies with help from clients, partners and the ReThink team, so you can be ahead of the curve with your own business. Discover how you can measure, track and develop productivity. It's a mix of interviews and special co-hosts you're not going to want to miss

Twitter:

@rethinkp

Language:

English

Contact:

07983427670


Episodes

WorkJam Task Management

2/28/2021
The first episode in our series of 3 Podcasts with our friends at WorkJam. Tim Wheeler returns to discuss... What is Workforce Orchestration? Why is it more important than ever to track task? How does Task management relate to scheduling, training and the rest of the echo system?

Duration:00:26:40

ReThink & REPL - How does WFM differ across the World?

2/21/2021
The final episode in our series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We are joined by Lauren Wilson, Claire-Ann Fick and Melissa Sutton to discuss how WFM differs across the world. We cover the simplicity V complexity across the world of... Pay Rules Scheduling Rules Contracts Unions Bringing us back to why a WFM is so important to bring all this together to support compliance

Duration:00:28:06

ReThink & REPL - The future of WFM

2/14/2021
The sixth in our series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We are joined by Jill Anderson, Doug Robertson and Austin Stump to discuss the future WFM. We cover... Covid accelerating the need for multi-channel planning How the way we are now shopping is shaping future planning Getting Managers out of the office and on to the floor The part AI and data will play

Duration:00:28:09

ReThink & REPL - Mobile, Reporting & Analytics

2/7/2021
The fifth in our series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We are joined by Peter Barker, Blanche Vanhuyssteen and Jake Ralston to discuss WFM Mobile,Reporting & Analytics. We cover... How WFM mobile is turning to wider Colleague Engagement Can you run WFM via mobile only? Reporting is turning in to analytics, so what?

Duration:00:27:28

ReThink & REPL - Time & Attendance (T&A)

1/31/2021
The fourth in our series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We are joined by Graham Trenaman, Emma Ruane and Angeline Neutt to discuss Time & Attendance. We cover... Why would want to capture peoples worked hours? How does it connect to payroll, what point does T&A stop/payroll start? How do you capture data the data? What do you capture e.g. breaks? What happens to the data? T&A Rules Should managers clock?

Duration:00:32:26

ReThink & REPL - Scheduling

1/24/2021
The third in our series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We are joined by Lucinda Broad, Matthew Frazier and Dana Altavilla returns to discuss Scheduling. We cover... Can you jump straight in to fully Automated Scheduling? Scheduling journey - Manual/Template/Semi-Automated/Fully Automated Should you be doing lots of Schedule editing? Do the different parts of the scheduling journey unlock different return on investment (ROI)?

Duration:00:29:23

ReThink & REPL - Budgeting, Forecasting & Labour Demand

1/17/2021
The second in our series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We are joined by Dana Altavilla, Huseyin Durak and Zach Owston returns to discuss Budgeting, Forecasting & Labour Demand. We cover... What is budgeting? What is forecasting/labour demand? What do you forecast? Sales/transactions? How accurate are labour forecasts? What about anomalies e.g. covid? How will people forecast next year? How does/will AI & Machine learning impact the forecast?

Duration:00:26:11

ReThink & REPL - Labour Standards

1/10/2021
The first in a series of 7 Podcasts with our friends at REPL. We will be covering all the components parts of Workforce Management (WFM), along with a look at what the future holds In this first episode, we are joined by Pip Trenaman, Doug Roberston and Zach Owston to discuss Labour Standards. We cover... How do you balance detail of measurement V simplicity of labour standards for a Labour Model? Can you have a 'standard' approach in a global organisation? Modifiers Big data and 'What...

Duration:00:29:55

What does a Category Director do?

1/6/2021
Richard McElroy shares a look into the life of a Category Director in one of the big supermarket chains It is fascinating to understand the work that goes on to get new products onto the shelf

Duration:00:33:16

Purpose Reflections

1/3/2021
James Bolle, Captain at PRPSFL returns to share his thoughts on how Purpose played out in 2020 amidst a global pandemic and his hopes for Purpose in 2021 Listen to the PRPSFL podcast here... https://prpsfl.com/purposecast/

Duration:00:25:03

The greatest consumer shock to our system we have ever had

12/20/2020
Covid19 has been the greatest consumer shock to our system we have ever had Diane Wehrle, Marketing and Insights Director at Springboard Research is back to share footfall trend insight since we spoke in episode 26 (July 2020) Has footfall stayed the same since lockdown 1? Will local high streets and retail parks continue to be our go to shopping destinations? What will footfall look like in 2021?

Duration:00:24:53

Did you follow the process, did it produce the intended result?

12/16/2020
Audie Penn, Managing Partner at Faro Partners talks all things lean and continuous improvement. The benefits and how important leadership is in the whole process. The key question is... Did you follow the process, did it produce the intended result?

Duration:00:26:36

Where will you visit on the Metro map?

12/13/2020
Karen Dyke, CEO at Retail Manager Solutions (RMS) shares how they have been helping the sudden switch to remote working and the benefits of the RMS metro roadmap which covers much more than just WFM. Which stops will you visit??

Duration:00:27:21

Breathing life into your processes

12/9/2020
Craig Willis, CEO & Chris Green, CCO at SKORE share how they are making process mapping, analysis and management easy. How would you like to be able to capture processes at the speed of conversation??

Duration:00:23:57

Are you making the most of the tech you give your store teams?

12/6/2020
Mark Thomson, Retail Industry Director EMEA at Zebra Technologies shares insight into how retail technology is evolving rapidly. Is this the start of a new type of Retail colleague??

Duration:00:36:58

Are you a revenge shopper?

12/2/2020
Ian Scott, Retail Consultant & Steve Lister, Global Retail Innovator & Influencer discuss what physical retail has to do to bounce back from the downturn in 2020 due to the various lockdowns Are you a revenge shopper? Listen to find out

Duration:00:33:03

What is the way to Covid safe premises?

11/29/2020
Andrew Busby & Pat Kelly Co-Founders of SafePrem Solutions tell us about their mission to provide a fully independent end to end Covid safe service using the SafePrem SAFER Journey process This isn’t about PPE it is about a long term sustainable return to Covid safe premises Find out more here… SafePrem Solutions Information

Duration:00:28:24

Physical retail isn’t dead—but boring retail is!

11/25/2020
Steve Dennis, Keynote Speaker | Top Retail Influencer | Strategic Advisor | Senior Forbes Contributor | Author-"Remarkable Retail" gives us an amazing insight into how he sees the world of Retail. Is Retail Dead? Are we obsessed with channels? Steve's book referenced in this episode can be found here... Remarkable Retail

Duration:00:36:45

How is automation impacting the Customer & Store?

11/22/2020
Wayne Snyder, VP Retail Strategy EMEA and Kim Hill, WFM Solution Advisor EMEA at Blue Yonder share their thoughts on how automation is impacting the Customer & Store and the role WFM can play in this evolving journey

Duration:00:33:10

What makes people happy & engaged at work?

11/18/2020
Lord Mark Price, Founder of WorkL and Engaging Business and former Deputy Chairman at John Lewis Partnership and Managing Director at Waitrose, shares his wealth of business knowledge on the benefits of keeping people happy and engaged at work. Listen out for the 6 key drivers to a happy and engaged workforce Mark's books referenced in this episode can be found here... Lord Mark Price Books

Duration:00:36:53