Videos & Webinars
What is a Labor Model?
Your labor model is at the foundation of your entire workforce management practice. But do you know what separates a mediocre labor model from an exceptional labor model? Find out now by watching this short video.
A two-minute introduction to our proprietary work measurement solution Opus, the world’s most sophisticated and intuitive way to manage your organization’s labor standards and store profile data.
Optimizing Your In-Store Omnichannel Processes
Whether omnichannel is new to your organization or a service you’ve been offering for years, doing it effectively and efficiently is key to guaranteeing your brand’s profitability in the Covid era. Watch this video to learn some of the ways that you can optimize this increasingly vital aspect of your in-store operations!
Welcome to Planara
July 14, 2022
In this webinar hosted by Bob Clements, David Roberts, and Luke Muellerleile, we explore a live demo environment of Planara that shows just how easily Planara can handle even your most complex labor planning challenges.
January 20, 2022
In this webinar hosted by Robin Merritt and Michael Gondek, we examine how you can solve your staffing challenges by increasing forecast accuracy, improving workload generation, maximizing shift coverage, and optimizing employee productivity.
Retail WFM in 2022: Three Concepts to Master
December 9, 2021
In this webinar, we unpack the three essential keys to success that every retailer will need to master in 2022 and beyond.
Going Mobile: The Future of Workforce Management
April 8, 2021
Watch as we uncover the link between mobile scheduling, communication, shift swapping, and your organization’s success; a behind-the-scenes look at the most exciting innovations emerging from the mobile vendor landscape; and the building blocks of a high-impact mobile strategy that delivers cost-savings, productivity gains, and real ROI.
WFM in 2021: A Review of the Evolving Vendor Landscape
February 11, 2021
A behind-the-scenes look at each vendor’s recent innovations and their plans for the future, expert perspective on what these new functionalities mean for your team and your organization, and recommendations about what you can do now to capitalize on these exciting changes.
Forecasting and Scheduling with Machine Learning & AI
December 3, 2020
A half-hour breakdown of how Machine Learning and AI can deliver real-world cost-savings for retailers, how these innovations will reduce administrative burden for store managers and end-users alike, and the steps you can take to prepare your WFM solution for the challenges 2021 will bring
Forecasting and Scheduling in the Age of COVID
October 15, 2020
A look at the challenges of scheduling effectively despite low employee availability, increasingly frequent shift swaps, and the need to schedule in teams while also overcoming the impact of bad or missing sales data from periods of shutdown and panic-buying during the last six months.
COVID-Proofing Your Retail Labor Model
September 3, 2020
A practical half-hour discussion with Robin Merritt and Bob Clements about the concrete steps retailers can be taking to ensure their labor models are ready for the new post-pandemic world.
The Generation-Specific Impacts of COVID-19 in Retail
July 13, 2020
A predictive and forward-looking webinar with Bob Clements and HR Futurust Alexandra Levit about the concrete steps retailers can be taking to ensure their labor models are ready for the new post-pandemic world.