How to make your employees happy, motivated and productive

Posted on Thursday 17th July
The UK is now one of the fastest growing western economies. Unemployment in the 3 months to the end of May has fallen to a 5 year low. This is good news, especially if these new jobs are good, long term sustainable jobs in growing profitable industries. However, latest labour market reports suggest that plans for job ... Read more »

Need a shortcut to staff profiles from almost anywhere?

Posted on Wednesday 16th July
On most pages, there is a list of staff members on the left hand side of the screen. To get to a user's profile fast, double click on their name in the list and it will instantly take you there! If you have any additional questions or issues, feel free to email us any time at support@parim.co... Read more »

SIA business licence - who needs it and what does it mean?

Posted on Monday 14th July
Did you know that from 6th April 2015 (subject to Ministerial approval), all regulated UK security businesses that provide licensable individuals under a contract, will need to hold an SIA business licence? Venturesec explains what this means. Which businesses are required to have the licence? Nea... Read more »

New feature in PARiM - staff availability calendar!

Posted on Monday 14th July
Yesterday evening we released another exciting new feature we've been working on - the staff availability calendar! Here's how it works: In addition to requesting absences, staff members can now mark themselves as unavailable for a certain time period in the Staff portal. Setting an unavailability is as e... Read more »

How to meet the challenges of the new flexible working hours policy and manage your staff rota

Posted on Wednesday 9th July
Managing a company with a flexible workforce requires expertise, knowledge, patience and good communication skills and adds another level of complexity and administration that needs to be coped with. With the new flexible working hours legislation we look at the challenges and ways to minimise any administrat... Read more »

PARiM - improved workforce management software with six additional features

Posted on Monday 7th July
Last weekend we released yet another new version of PARiM along with some very exciting new features and updates. Let's have a closer look at what's different! 1. Payroll reports There is now a Payroll section on your Reports page, which will show shifts and paid absences all in one... Read more »

The value of transparent communication in business

Posted on Wednesday 2nd July
Committing to being more transparent in your company operations and communication is becoming more important. It's one thing for a company to celebrate their wins in public, but it takes a lot more to show and tell clients and employees how things are really being done and admit if something hasn't gone as planned. Why... Read more »

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