Bluesource Simplifies Leave Requests and Travel Approvals through SmartApp

By CIOReview | Tuesday, March 15, 2016

FREMONT, CA: Bluesource, an information provider company has unveiled the latest range of smart Apps that automate routine business processes such as leave requests and travel approval. Smart App streamlines manual activities and enhances efficient way of working by replacing everyday manual tasks with applications. It also helps in slashing employee’s time and effort.

Smart Apps Leave Requests app provides easy and secure management of leave entitles and request for the organization. It enables users to check their leave balance, request for new leave, and manage existing request. The app helps HR personnel to view all the requests, thereby allowing the line managers to keep a track on their respective teams. The tool facilitates line managers to accept or reject the leave request by replying to their notification mail. The solution is compatible on Windows phone, iOS, or Android devices, supporting users to apply leaves from their personal devices, hence eliminating the use of paper work.  The application also increases employee satisfaction and reduces approval times. In addition, it helps in preventing leave clashes within teams.

The travel app tracks the travel request and directs them to the line manager. It also leverages the data store to understand the total expenditure of the internal meetings and travels. The benefits of travel app include the dashboard to show the approval travel by category across the organization. “Smart Apps are part of our approach, at bluesource, to turn technology into simple solutions that can be used by businesses to make them work more efficiently. They are part of our SmartWork programme in which we help to increase efficiency by automating workflows, making teams more collaborative and importantly information more accessible,” said Liz Moores, Marketing Director, Bluesource.