About Humanity

Humanity offers a cloud-based employee scheduling platform that accelerates schedule creation by up to 80 percent while providing organizations of all sizes with unprecedented insight into their operations and empowering them with actionable data to optimize staffing based on historical sales and sales forecasts, employee skill set, and staff availability. Humanity is offered as Software as a Service (SaaS) and can be deployed as a stand-alone solution in the cloud or integrated quickly and easily with today’s leading HCM platforms.

List of features

Cloud-Based Employee Scheduling
Centralized Administrative Dashboard
Employee-Centric Shift Trade
Availability & Time-off Management
Mobile App
Notifications (SMS, email, and push)
Auto-Fill Scheduling
Real-Time Labor Cost & Budgeting
Compliance
Reporting & Analytics
Skills & Certifications
Time & Attendance
Geolocation Clock-In/Clock-Out
Custom Leave Types & Policies
Secure Messaging
Payroll Exports
Demand-Based Scheduling
Open API Access
HCM Integration
24/7/365 Support (Live agent)


Key benefits of Humanity

Cloud-based scheduling with a real-time overview of schedules, employee availability, skills, and absences
Conflict-free schedules generated up to 80% faster than using manual tools
Native apps for iOS and Android devices
Fill empty shifts and optimize existing schedules in a few clicks with Auto-Fill Schedule
Automatically notify employees about posted schedules via push notifications, SMS or email
Allow employees to set their preferred working hours, arrange shift trades and submit leave requests from their mobile device
Set in-app notifications for efficient management of last-minute changes, shift and leave requests
Keep processes in line with state and local labor regulations with compliance-ready features (location-based break rules, schedule conflicts reporting, overtime calculation, etc.)


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4.3 /5
(294)
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4.2/5
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Nicole
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  • Industry: Retail
  • Company size: 51–200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Quick access to company time clock

Reviewed on 17/07/2019

Humanity is what my company uses to clock in and out and track schedules for all employees, it...

Humanity is what my company uses to clock in and out and track schedules for all employees, it eliminates the issues around keeping tracking of time with our traditional digital time clock, it also is very easy to request time off, keep track when other employees call out, and their mobile app makes remote workdays a breeze.

Pros

Humanity is easy to use, learn, and understand. They have a nice mobile app which makes any remote workdays very easy to track. They make it simple to find the schedules of all employees within the company regardless of which department or office location they are in.

Cons

Sometimes clocking in and out remotes glitches but customer service is always fast to correct the issue.

Response from TCP

Hi, Nicole,

What a fantastic review, thank you!

We are happy to hear you have enjoyed the mobile experience, our excellent customer service, and the ability to eliminate issues around time clock tracking.

With appreciation,

The Humanity Team

Verified Reviewer
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  • Industry: Consumer Services
  • Company size: 51–200 Employees
  • Used Daily for 6-12 months
  • Review Source

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  • Ease of Use
  • Likelihood to recommend 10.0 /10

Good, User friendly program with Excellent support!

Reviewed on 06/12/2018

Pros

As User and not an Administrator, I would say that what I like best about this software is that it is user friendly. It makes picking up shifts for my job easy. And I like that I get notifications when there is availability.
When I schedule myself a for a shift and I have had to drop a shift when something comes up or I accidentially pick a shift that I cannot work. I can immediately notify my supervisors, and it will make the shift available to others to pick up.
I love that management can communicate with us and tell us what is going on. We can share and download files.
This is the perfect program for the company that I currently am working with.

Cons

It has been hard to find something i really dont like about Humanity. Although I would like the ability to message my supervisor or coworkers through the app rather than email.

Response from TCP

Hi,
Thank you for taking the time to write this review. It's always helpful to us to get feedback from non-admin users as well, as we want to make sure you feel you have control of your time and responsibilities. For in-app communication, we'd like to highlight the messaging option available in the app dashboard (please see more here: https://helpdesk.humanity.com/articles/knowledge/Message-Inbox). We will surely consider integrating the instant messaging option as well, as we understand that it would be very valuable to some of our users.

Richard
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  • Industry: Retail
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
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  • Likelihood to recommend 6.0 /10

Make Today's date a stronger yellow color

Reviewed on 15/04/2017

When my staff or I am tired, we confuse this week with next week because the yellow color marking ...

When my staff or I am tired, we confuse this week with next week because the yellow color marking today's date is too weak a yellow color. Today's date needs to be a stronger yellow color so we notice it. I took a master's course in human factors in design from a current NTSB investigator. The course stressed that schedules, etc must take human factors into consideration.

However, otherwise, Shiftplanning is a great tool.

Just please stop your employees with egos from constantly changing Shiftplanning to look more "elegant." That is stupid management at the top. Confusing icons without visible descriptions have been added as well compared to the original version.

Pros

1) Power to add future schedules by using current ones.
2) Photo check in and photo check out feature.
3) Automatic emailing and messaging to employees of next shift.
4) Calculating out wages.

Cons

1) Too weak yellow color highlighting today's date in Shiftplanning window.
2) Increasingly confusing unmarked and nearly hidden icons and features icons placed all over the screen. Stop with all this increasing "elegance" to make it look more elegant. Makes it harder and harder to use.
3) High cost for a small business.
4) The Humanity phone app does more harm than good as it is designed now. Doesn't work. makes you waste valuable time, frustrating, buttons don't work, etc.

Nathaniel
Nathaniel
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  • Industry: Higher Education Software
  • Company size: 11–50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 6-12 months
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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
  • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

The easier way to manage shifts

Reviewed on 08/01/2019

Overall humanity helped to organize employees, create a simpler way to communicate, and remove the...

Overall humanity helped to organize employees, create a simpler way to communicate, and remove the burden of shift planning.

Pros

Humanity makes it easier for companies to manage their employees shifts, have employees clock in and out. Employees can also mark them selves for leave and communicate with others in an easy to use way that makes working that much easier.

Cons

Overall I enjoyed using Humanity at my previous workplace, but there were a few annoying things like when the organization tried to "double book" an employee on purpose (for instance if the employee was managing two areas).

Response from TCP

Hi, Nathaniel,
Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. Making employee management more straightforward and intuitive is our primary goal, while also striving for a balanced approach that provides more agency to the employees. We would appreciate it if you would send us more details about the "double book" issue you mentioned at [email protected]. Thank you in advance.

Tyler
Tyler
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  • Industry: Transportation/Trucking/Railroad
  • Company size: 2–10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Ease of Use
  • Likelihood to recommend 7.0 /10

Good communication platform

Reviewed on 14/02/2020

It is fairly easy to use and set up, having notifications enabled on your phone though can get...

It is fairly easy to use and set up, having notifications enabled on your phone though can get annoying with multiple staff responding to messages at all times of the day. It is your choice what notifications you get though.

Pros

Shifts posted and picked up quickly by staff that have notifications set on their phones. Easy clock in process.

Cons

On the app there is an option to add notes to your time schedule about missed lunch, or overtime for example. Unfortunately you have to be clocked in to be able to do it and many staff forget and have to ask an admin to add the note after the fact.

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Humanity FAQs

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Humanity offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: $3.50/month
  • Pricing model: Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

30-day free trial, no credit card required. Starter: $3/user/month (annual billing) ($80 minimum) or $3.5/user/month (monhtly billing) ($100 minimum) Classic: $4/user/month (annual billing) or $5/user/month (monthly billing) Enterprise: custom pricing

Humanity has the following typical customers:

11–50, 51–200, 201–500, 501–1,000, 1,001–5,000

Humanity supports the following languages:

English

Humanity supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

Humanity integrates with the following applications:

BambooHR, Dayforce HCM, Namely, Square Point of Sale, Workday HCM

Humanity offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base Software, Phone Support, 24/7 (Live rep), Chat

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