Addressing the challenges facing professional services
From accounting to architecture, professional services companies rely heavily on employees who are often distanced from central teams. Business success is dependent on keeping your remote workforce connected, engaged, aligned and performing to their best. That means supporting, empowering and unifying them, no matter where they are.
You need an HR and payroll system that attracts and keeps the talent you need to thrive. One that optimises your mobile workforce’s engagement and productivity, while maximising employee visibility so that you can deliver the right support and resource planning.
How People First helps
- You can identify, attract and retain the right talent, manage their performance and strengthen their skills
- Your mobile workforce is kept engaged, aligned and motivated, ensuring they can deliver peak performance from anywhere
- You can gain greater workforce visibility to target relevant support, avoid skills gaps and inform better strategic decisions
- Cloud-based, mobile-first, single HR and payroll platform designed to connect all your people and help you build a more resilient workforce
Why People First is right for the professional services sector
With so many professional service company employees working remotely, they can easily feel isolated, disconnected and demotivated. From there, it’s a short step to productivity fall-offs, rising absenteeism and increased employee turnover.
Keep everyone, everywhere, connected
People First’s engagement functions bring everyone together, with features such as daily briefings, news feeds and weekly newsletters. The platform’s intuitive interface provides an engaging, social media-like experience. Personalisation features let people make their experience even more individual.
Increase engagement with more support
By giving HR better visibility of mobile employees you can spot signs of potential disengagement and provide relevant support. Features that keep remote workers connected include check-ins with managers. Further support is provided by geolocation technology to safeguard the safety of employees working and travelling on their own.
Empower your people
People First puts an entire HR system in your people’s pockets. No matter where they are, mobile employees can connect with colleagues, managers and HR. They can take more control of their everyday working lives and longer-term professional learning and development.
Increase the value of your data
People First enables you to derive more value from your workforce data. By giving you more visibility and making your data easy to understand, the platform automates the identification of potential issues and increase the efficiency of your resource planning. Gain key insights and transform HR into a driver of better business decisions.
Easier compliance, better security
With a single database underpinning all HR and payroll operations, People First eliminates risks of security breaches and human errors that accompany collating multiple data sources from different platforms. You have the reassurance of working with an ISO 9001 and 27001 accredited company.
Maximise HR infrastructure efficiency
People First replaces the inefficiencies and complexities of operating a variety of HR systems with the efficiency and simplicity of an integrated platform for all your HR and payroll needs. The platform’s APIs and webhooks make it easy to integrate with your other business systems.
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Give more control, get more productivity
Employee turnover rates across professional services is consistently high. By giving your mobile workers more control over their careers, you can make your organisation a place where talented people feel empowered. Give them the right tools too, and you also optimise their productivity.
See how with our use case: Empower your mobile workforce
Engaging, aligning and supporting your people
How can you keep your employees engaged with colleagues, aligned with company culture and personally supported with so many working remotely? Utilising significant advances in technology, People First delivers the capabilities you need to build a motivated and resilient mobile workforce.
Engage, align and support your mobile workforce
“Uptake was quick on People First. Literally everyone logged on, and because of the range of things you could do, our employees were quite excited to get started.”
The Plan Group
"I was spending 10-15 hours a week on HR issues - that's 70-75% of my work time. People First has cut this to 45-50%."
"I needed to get back time for me and everyone else in the business. Straightaway we've got over 3 days back per month on payroll alone."
My Cookie Dough
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