As you probably noticed in the (social) media: Albert Heijn is going to open a store in which you don’t have to pass by a cash register to pay for your groceries. Only a pass holding in front of the shelfs is sufficient to make sure the due amount is being paid within ten minutes. No more long queues. But also no cashiers anymore in such a settling.
(This blog is written by our guest: Robert de Muralt – Consultant De Muralt & Dechesne)
Nowadays, many organizations have to deal with high absenteeism rates. Research of NRC and Bureau interview NSS, among others, shows that 60% to 80% of all absenteeism has nothing to do with sickness, but with demotivation, labour conflicts, high workloads, lack of pleasure in work, and involvement with the company.