How well are you delegating responsibilities?

There are a few different ways people will react to reading the title of this blog post...

Some may be reading keenly, because who doesn’t want to successfully offload some of their work?!

Some will roll their eyes, because delegating responsibilities may seem like a luxury they can’t afford –…

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Could your Clocking In Process be Improved?

I wish I were right in saying "gone are the days of paper based clocking in and out", but unfortunately people still use antiquated ways of recording staff time instead of moving to cloud based systems like Opsyte.


Why do I know people still use pen and paper? Because…

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Are you losing time processing staff documents?

Onboarding new staff is an integral part of running a business. This process has many stages that can take place over the employee’s first few months. Among other things, during onboarding the employee will:

  • Get to know their role
  • Receive feedback
  • Learn how to be a part…

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National Minimum wage in 2022

Is the UK’s national minimum wage going up in 2022?


The national minimum wage is going up in 2022 on 1st April – as announced by Rishi Sunak in October 2021 as part of his budget.

23 and over = £9.50

21 to 22 = £9.18

18 to 20…

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Budget reveals 50% business rates discount and 'draught relief'

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has offered the hospitality sector a 50% discount on business rates for the next year.

He will also introduce “draught relief” which will apply a new lower rate of duty on draught beer and cider. It will particularly benefit community pubs who do 75% of their trade…

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KPIs for your restaurant or bar – what should you be managing?

This is both a simple and a complicated question at the same time… Monitoring Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) is vital for you to be able to track how well your business is performing and optimize your spending! There isn’t a one size fits all solution here, but read on to…

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