As a seasonal business, only 120 of the 640 staff are permanent, but they all perform extremely diverse roles and work different patterns. Most don’t have access to IT as part of their role. In fact, less than 10% of our overall staff have their own email account, which was…
With over 200 people working at these sites, many of whom are not desk-based, a combination of meetings, emails and text messaging was proving an ineffective way for team members to engage with one another and with management. Staff absences and delays in responding to messages meant communication was sluggish.
With more than 400 instructors on our roster we needed a platform where they could communicate with each other if they needed cover for a class,” says Group Studio Administrator, Hannan Hashmi. “We couldn’t be sending out messages on consumer platforms that would show their individual contact details.”
“Our primary goal was to find a means of communicating with staff without jeopardising the security of their personal details. We researched a number of options and found OurPeople ticked that crucial box.”