Product Showcase – 14/09/2018

Welcome to our fortnightly showcase, full of release information and early looks at upcoming developments for the fortnight from 03/09 to 14/09!

Autofill & optimise your roster – in development

Build the perfect roster in a fraction of the time

Phase 3 of 3

  • Optimise rosters contextually via selection
  • Impact summary of autofill & optimise suggestions
  • Accept/dismiss suggestions in bulk

Let us fill your shifts with the most compliant and cost effective staff to ensure your business vitals are taken care of.

Balance costs, compliance, proficiency and other business vitals in a fraction of the time with Ento’s smart autofill & optimise.

Trust and understand the decisions Ento makes with clean visuals and insights.



Roster Vitals – in design

Set & balance your business vitals

Set what is vital to your business and make it a core part of your rosters.

Help people balance conflicting priorities with configurable thresholds.

Improve the quality of rosters as managers learn from your vitals.

Reduce stress by making it easier to involve others around hard decisions.



Costing mode – in design

Remove unnecessary costs from your roster

Provide contextual, easy to read and in-the-moment feedback on your labour spend.

Don’t spend money on unnecessary costs.

Use budgets, earning rates and simple cost density to help you easily identify, triage and remove unnecessary costs on your rosters.



Leave blackout periods – in development

Block staff from applying for leave during set periods

Make sure you have enough staff to cover your busy periods.

Flexible self-serve configuration lets you have company-wide blackout periods or set them per store, region, employee group or leave type.

Maintain flexibility by allowing some managers the ability to approve by exception.



Late clock out notifications – in development

Control overtime by knowing when your staff are working late

Maintain visibility of staff working late, even for your mobile or decentralised workforce.

Save money on unnecessary overtime.

Minimise time theft.



Other features

Timesheet driven demand – released

Learn from your past rosters by knowing how many staff you normally need, not what you normally plan for.


Roster builder improvements – released

Profile pictures in shift tiles, improved spacing and contrast, better mode & day navigation and more than 20 other changes.


Roster builder row reordering – in development

Combine row hiding with row sorting to view your roster in a way that makes sense to you.


Roster Vital Bar – in development

Keep in touch with what is vital to your business while rostering.


Shift notes for employees – in development

Use custom data fields to give employees access to the information they need to do their job. E.g. site address, client bill codes, service notes


Push notifications – in concept

Notify employees of any changes to their roster through their device



See you next fortnight for another update! Feel free to check out past fortnights here.

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