Glossary Terms

Axsium’s Workforce Management Glossary is a compilation of common industry terms. Use it to sharpen your understanding of the solutions, tools, and technologies used in workforce management.

  1. Absence Management
  2. Accruals
  3. Attendance Tracking
  4. Attestation
  5. Availability
  6. Balanced Scorecard
  7. Business Case Development
  8. Calculated Driver
  9. Clocking
  10. Employee Engagement
  11. Employee Surveys
  12. End-User Adoption
  13. Engineered Labor Standards
  14. Field Enablement
  15. Forecasting
  16. Foundations
  17. Implementation & Integration
  18. Labor Demand Curve
  19. Labor Driver
  20. Labor Law Compliance
  21. Labor Model (aka Labour Model or Staffing Model)
  22. Labor Modeling Tool (aka Labor Standards Software or Labor Management System)
  23. Labor Rules
  24. Labor Standards
  25. Managed Services
  26. Mobile WFM
  27. Organizational Change Management
  28. Personal Fatigue and Delay (PF&D/PFD)
  29. Policy Management
  30. Policy/Practices Standardization
  31. Predetermined Motion Time System (PMTS)
  32. Process Improvement
  33. Project Readiness
  34. Requirements Gathering
  35. Rewards & Recognition
  36. Schedule Optimization
  37. Scheduling
  38. Shift Management
  39. Shift Swapping
  40. Skills
  41. Solution Sustainment
  42. Static Driver
  43. Strategic Roadmap
  44. Task Management
  45. The Digital Workplace
  46. Time & Motion Studies​
  47. Timekeeping
  48. Transactional Data
  49. Upgrades
  50. Vendor Selection
  51. Volume Driver
  52. WFM Strategy
  53. Work Measurement
  54. Work Sampling
  55. Workforce Management (WFM)
  56. Workload (aka Labor Demand)