- 10th April: Leadership Webinar "4 Keys to Managing the Chaos"
- 04th April: RECENT UPDATE FROM AUS GOVERNMENT: JOB KEEPER EMPLOYEE STIMULUS
All EntireHR services continue: Customer &
Technical Support, Cloud & Database Maintenance, Version Upgrades,
Training and Implementations are all continuing as normal.
Phone Support: You can continue
to call us with urgent queries through our normal 1300 552 088 number. We are
seeing an increase in call volume so please stay on the line as it may transfer
through several escalation tiers being a VoIP number, we promise someone will
pick up. Now more than ever we ask that you submit a ticket first and call only
for urgent issues.
Slow internet & Emergency backups: There is increased pressure on all carrier networks leading to some reports
of slower internet. Unfortunately we can’t help this at all but please ensure one
of your team is downloading the Emergency
Backup Report just in case your region’s internet does crash (please do this no more
than twice a day as it does increase server load each time you download).
Accessing EntireHR from home: As a cloud
platform, you can use EntireHR anywhere, however if you wish to access the finance
module outside your office, for security reasons you may need a VPN or
Static IP. Please contact us if you’d like our help to set this up for you or
questions on using EntireHR to manage and track COVID-19 of your Members.
News & Resources: No one is an expert
on this, however, below is some of the best resources and advice we’ve seen
circulating and we think worth repeating:
- AddCOVID-19 as an expense line for
all expenses/investments made during this time – this will help with claiming
any financial reliefs from Government or securing other financial relief.
- JobKeeper Payment Initiative: The JobKeeper Payment is a payment made to eligible businesses and not-for-profits affected by the
Coronavirus to support them in retaining employees. See JobKeeper FAQ.pdf for further information.
with your team and & talk, talk, talk. Humans are not actually designed to think their
way out of things (strategies, depression, fear, ideas); Learn more about why
verbal discussion works better here: Leadership through communicating
- Use a cashflow calculator – these tools are
fantastic for managing cashflow during the uncertain period: this one is free
for the next 3 months: Free Cashflow Software
(you may recognise the model from the “Scaling Up” Business Coaching book).
- Avoid sensationalist media if possible, if
only for your own mental wellbeing. We recommend the World Health
Organisation Coronavirus Dashboard
- Monitor yours and your teams mental health and
well-being, there is a great number of simple ideas to implement here: COVID-19
Mental Health Support
- Learn more about why this is happening so fast and likely what will happen next: Lockdown
& Curve Flattening (30 minute read).
As our clients, Entire have a duty of care to empower you through this crisis as much as possible.
Firstly, to any one of our clients that may require it - please note we do a feature within bookings to designed to help manage and monitor infectious disease outbreaks. Details and functionality available here: Managing Infectious Outbreaks.doc.pdf
For our Teaching/Construction/Manufacturing and General Services clients, the positive from Scott Morrison's address and subsequent responses last night 25th March, suggests these industries are economical requirements to continue unless
the situation becomes exceptionally dire. School holidays are well timed in
this instance, and we are hearing nearly all blue-collar work is continuing currently
across the country from clients as well. Entire are on standby to assist you
should this change.
For our Health & Community Care clients, the weeks ahead will
be the most critical time for healthcare professionals in the world’s history. Never
have we desperately needed so many highly qualified, healthcare professionals
in such a short time frame. The next couple of months will likely be an
exhausting and intense period, with Australia absolutely depending upon the
staff you send to the frontline of this crisis. Entire are proud of you, and
proud be supporting your efforts to serve and protect others in a very small
Entire are so grateful to be seeing
the amazing efforts of you and so many other companies and individuals coming
together around the world to help others in need. Things will get better, it
will end, and we will come out of this experience stronger, together.