A four hour time difference means many gold medal events at the Rio 2016 Olympics will not air on UK TV until the small hours of the morning, tempting employees to skip work or stay up late to watch the action.
As a result your business is more likely to suffer from –
- Last minute holiday requests
- Late arrivals
- Staff pulling sickies
- Staff shortages
- Surge in internet usage
- Dips in productivity
Research from the CIPD Absence Management Survey 2015 suggests unplanned absences cost an average of £554 per employee.
Download your FREE guide to Rio 2016
To help you plan ahead and reduce the impact of absences we’ve created a handy guide available to download featuring the stand-out events of the Games, plus Top Tips for managing your workforce during the Olympics
Keep it safe on your desktop, share with colleagues, friends and family, and let’s back the Brits together!
To download the pdf click on the image above or click here