C-Desk Technology is a family run business. We have
helped both large and small organisations with their
shift working arrangements around the world for the
last 25 years.
Welcome to our website
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. In these
stringent times it is essential to run an efficient shift
pattern, to maximise your productivity whilst minimising
We created the first staff scheduling software that
wasn’t a database in the world. Designed to create a
shift operation no matter what the specification.
Common problem areas include avoiding high Overtime
and covering for Holidays and Sickness.
In 2008 we published the first Shift Pattern Text Book.
How to Manage Your Shift Pattern: Holidays and Absence
which explains the problems with absence and gives
solutions so they don’t affect the operation.
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. 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.
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
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Thank you from
Angela and Alec
Consultant in Shift Patterns
“After running my own 24/365 business with 100 staff for 14 years I have been helping
companies, since 1996, create, introduce and run tailor made shift patterns to match the
Dr Angela Moore
Dr Angela Moore is a leading expert in shift pattern technology. A statistician by profession, and
author of several papers on statistical analysis, she has created many of the policies and
procedures used by leading organisations around the globe. By creating Mathematical Models,
Angela is able to produce practical solutions for any problem.
Our specialist services include:
Creating tailor made shift patterns
Operations management advice
Holiday management planning
Absence cover planning
Editing Terms and Conditions of Employment for shift Workers
Implementing New Shift Patterns
How many times have you created a new shift operation?
That’s what we do every day, so we are quite good at it.
Hence, over 95% of our designs are put into practice.
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Experts on Shift Operations and Scheduling
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