WhosOff Features

WhosOff

The Online Staff leave planner

4.47/5 (15 reviews)

WhosOff Feature Summary

  • FREE 2 month trial (all features)
  • Mobile apps for iPhone/Android
  • Make it look like its yours with our branding options
  • The solution to a global staffing management problem
  • 30 leave types and unlimited tags and departments
  • Optional Approval system
  • Reporting tools and API
  • Centralised staff absence management
  • Manage your own leave Types
  • Manage entitlement by days or hours
  • Set Department Levels
  • No long term contract or commitment.

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Mobile apps

iOS App


15 reviews

Requires iOS 13.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Android App


128 reviews

WhosOff Feature Reviews

14 reviewers had the following to say about WhosOff's features:

Sarah Collingwood

I use WhosOff daily as an administrator

2018-06-04

Pros

It is clear to see whos off as an employee and submit leave for employees as an administrator.

Cons

I would like reporting function be easier and more visible, as well as the ability to turn of email notifications for certain employees whilst making changes instead of the organisation as a whole.

Rating breakdown

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Ease of use
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Customer support

Time used: 6-12 months

Frequency of use: Daily

Source: Capterra
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Peter Poulsen

Tracking who's off

2019-12-04

We used who's off in the past but have not transitioned to a competing product. It did solve the job for us, but overall user experience feels clumpsy and old.

Pros

I guess it solved the job of allowing me to see which employees that are off and when, and report my own off time, but overall it feels like an application developed 10 years ago and just in maintain mode now.

Cons

It wasn't really a great experience to use their mobile app for iOS.

Rating breakdown

Ease of use
Features

Time used: 1-2 years

Frequency of use: Monthly

Likelihood to recommend

6/10
Source: Capterra
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Anonymous
(Marketing and Advertising company, 1001-5000 employees)

WhosOff Review

2018-09-12

In overall, the biggest problem, when having two accounts for different regions, with the sofware is that you can´t create an employee within two account.

Pros

The best thing of this software is that it is really user friendly. As a user, you can find all the information needed on the first page.

Cons

It does not allow combining data of two different accounts without losing information.

Rating breakdown

Ease of use
Features

Time used: 1-2 years

Frequency of use: Daily

Likelihood to recommend

5/10
Source: Capterra
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Steven Malone

Helpful to keep track of staff

2019-10-14

Not that it was easy to keep track of people on the MS Environment but we had it work.

Pros

We are using just the Leave Requests portion so our teams can know who is off and when without having to review an email chain. It is working well and providing the visibility we were looking for.

Cons

That said our complicated software could not do this in a manner that was easy to use and easy to see by all employees.

Rating breakdown

Value for money
Ease of use
Features
Customer support

Time used: Free Trial

Frequency of use: Daily

Likelihood to recommend

9/10
Source: Capterra
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Anonymous
(Information Technology and Services company, 51-200 employees)

Used for our company

2018-12-12

Ease the burden of Holiday admin with this program, it works well. The only downside is intregration with calendars in outlook etc could be better!

Pros

With Supervisiors in charge of holidays per department, when a request is submitted by an employee an e-mail is sent to them who in turn can review the dashboard of the team and then approve or decline.

Cons

What would be better, is integration with outlook and other calendar providers.

Rating breakdown

Value for money
Ease of use
Features

Time used: 2+ years

Frequency of use: Monthly

Likelihood to recommend

8/10
Source: Capterra
Helpful?   Yes   No

Response from WhosOff


Hi,

Many thanks for leaving your review. Just to let you know you can create and subscribe to a calendar feed from WhosOff. If you need any help please let us know, support@whosoff.com

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Lauren Young

Clean easy system, great for small-medium workforces

2018-05-21

Pros

Reporting is very easy with lots the ability to view online as well as export.

Cons

You lose historical data past one year

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Time used: 2+ years

Frequency of use: Daily

Source: Capterra
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Response from WhosOff


Hi Lauren
Thanks for the feedback.

(You can view any historical data from the reports section when you need to)

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Rob Kenny

good software

2017-04-12

does what it says. no frills. perhaps api integration might improve things. options on emails or reminders.

Rating breakdown

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Likelihood to recommend

7/10
Source: Capterra
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Shoaib Shabbir

Not so easy on the eyes.

2019-06-18

Pros

Customer Service is top notch!

Cons

(Too Basic) It lacks customization, for example when i was looking to purchase a product for leave management, i wanted a software where i could add multiple leave approves in a specific order, which wasn't possible in WhosOff.

Rating breakdown

Ease of use
Features
Customer support

Time used: Free Trial

Frequency of use: Occasionally

Likelihood to recommend

5/10
Source: Capterra
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Anonymous
A verified reviewer

Easy to use

2018-06-22

It's very to easy to file my leaves, saves time.

Pros

It has a very easy to use interface so it doesnt require further help to navigate the features.

Cons

Maybe the design, it's quite boring, but it doesn't affect the functionality in any means.

Rating breakdown

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Ease of use
Features
Customer support

Time used: 1-2 years

Frequency of use: Occasionally

Likelihood to recommend

10/10
Source: Capterra
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Laurie Glover

Poor user experience detracts from a decent toolset.

2018-07-24

It handles the holiday planning for my department, but is time ineffective and often frustrating.

Pros

The dashboard function is clear and gives a strong departmental over-view of currently planned leave.

Cons

Attempting to access the platform via iPhone results in an infinite redirect and the page is only accessible when you request the site as a Desktop. This makes it very frustrating to use the tool whilst on the go. The 'manage my staff' function is difficult and clunky to utilise and isn't very clear.

Rating breakdown

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Customer support

Time used: 2+ years

Frequency of use: Weekly

Likelihood to recommend

3/10
Source: Capterra
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Adam Grieve

Very impressed and gives transparency to whole company

2017-11-13

Pros

I like how everyone in the company can easily see who is off on a certain day (if their permissions allow them).

Cons

There should be a feature to edit a holiday already booked rather than having to cancel and rebook it again.

Rating breakdown

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Ease of use
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Customer support

Time used: 1-2 years

Frequency of use: Weekly

Likelihood to recommend

9/10
Source: Capterra
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Dianne Moralee

WhosOff makes it so much easier for me to do my job

2017-11-30

WhosOff saves me time which means I can do all the really important things and don't have to worry about checking calendars to see whose available for meetings.

Pros

I like the fact that you can see, at a glance, where everyone in your company is at any given time. This is great when I'm planning meetings - it means I can schedule the right date and know that everyone will be available.

Rating breakdown

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Customer support

Time used: 1-2 years

Frequency of use: Daily

Likelihood to recommend

10/10
Source: Capterra
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Paul Winson

Fantastic Platform & Support

2018-10-16

Pros

Great system, easy to use.

Cons

There is nothing not to like about the WhosOff its a fantastic system. There is always an answer from the support team and its alays YES. What ever you ask of them is always possible.

Rating breakdown

Value for money
Ease of use
Features
Customer support

Time used: 2+ years

Frequency of use: Daily

Likelihood to recommend

10/10
Source: Capterra
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David Carter

Holiday approval software

2017-12-04

Pros

Easy to book holidays Able to view holidays of other staff Organise staff by department when viewing holidays Simple approval system avoids use of email to approve holidays

Cons

There's not much to dislike as its a simple concept and it currently all features required to book, approve and manage holidays

Rating breakdown

Value for money
Ease of use
Features
Customer support

Time used: 2+ years

Frequency of use: Weekly

Likelihood to recommend

9/10
Source: Capterra
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