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Should you be paying staff for their travel time?

Note: This is applicable for UK agencies only and is not legal advice As we’ve discovered with issues like working hours per week and holiday pay, running an agency managing temporary staff can be like wading through a swamp. The information available is thick and murky, and you’re stuck in the middle of it. Not only do agencies have to …

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Country names in staffer search

Watu is global, and sometimes this has unexpected consequences on your workflow – like searching for a location that has namesakes elsewhere in the world. To help dodge these mix-ups, we’ve added a tiny tweak to the search box that automatically adds the name of your home country to your location queries. Suppose you searched for staffers near a place …

Better job locations

Knowing where you work is as important as when you have to be there. That’s why we significantly improved the way we manage job locations in Watu. Like before, you can just enter the address in a simple text form: but it is better if you provide more accurate information by expanding the form: You can give locations a label, …