C-Desk Technology

We draw on our extensive technical knoqwledge and intellectual property to provide the know-how and support to solve the world's staffing problems

Email: alec@visualrota.co.uk Phone: (+44) 01636 816466
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Holiday Entitlements, Cover Shifts, Easter, Fair Holiday Scheduling, High Sickness, Forward Planning, Skiing, Frosty Mornings, 10-hour Shifts, How Good is your Maths, Unlimited Holidays, Stagger Lunch, Optimes Equipment, Absence Management, Christmas Presents, Wedding Planners, Bank Holidays, Annualised Hours, Inventory Modelling, How Many Staff are needed, Flexi-Time, Cover for Sickness, Global shift planning. and many more
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We create optimised shift patterns so that your valuable and limited resources are not wasted: people, equipment, time and money. Our training courses and software look after all these factors so you and your managers can focus on your business.

Alec Jezewski and
Dr Angela Moore are CDT

We are a family run business so you will always be dealing with Alec or Angela.

We have helped both large and small organisations with their shift working arrangements for the last 19 years.

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C-Desk Technology has been helping organisations with their staff rosters since 1996. Through a combination of Consultancy, Training Courses, Text Books and Software, we are able to help all, no matter their budget. To stay ahead it is essential to run an efficient shift pattern, to maximise your productivety whilst minimising your costs.

Common problem areas include avoiding high Overtime whilst covering for Holidays and Sickness; We can help.

All organisations are in a state of continual change due to external factors. Your operation needs to be able to change to meet those new circumstances for it to prosper. We can help introduce those changes.

Our experience can help analyse your workload, predict future variations and convert this into a tailor-made shift pattern to ensure that you always have the staff available when and where you need them.

Once you have a tailor-made shift pattern, the next step is to run your operation effectively to ensure that holidays, absences, training and other duties do not take staff away from your core workload. If you are thinking of using Annualised Hours or Holiday Include Shift Patterns (HISP), these are two of our specialist areas.

To find out what we do and how we do it, please enter our site.


Kindle Books for the Kindle, ipad, tablets, smartphones and PC. All under USD$10 or GBP8. Amazing books about shift working topics.

All about calculating how many staff to employ.

Everything you need to know about Holiday Included Shift Patterns, by far the most efficient way to work.

Yearly Planners we have produced for our clients to help manage holidays, training days, sickness and absence. As well as recording holidays in a similar way to every wall planner, they also interact and add up how many holidays everyone has taken, and alert you if they book too many! And more functions, monthly charts and annual graphs to help plan out the effect of holidays and absence on the office operation
Calendar Yearly Planner
The Calendar Year January 1st - December 31st 2016.

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Email: alec@visualrota.co.uk
C-Desk Technology
The Old Vicarage
Station Road
Rolleston, Newark
Nottinghamshire, UK
NG23 5SE

Phone (+44) 01636 816466
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