Articles on: An overview of Pause

Features you get in Pause

Pause has a whole host of features that make leave management and team communication easier and simpler.

Slack integration

Handle all leave related tasks—booking time off, checking leave balances, seeing who else is on leave—directly on Slack.

Connect Pause to Slack

What you can do with Slack's Pause bot

Receive edit or disable leave summary notifications on Slack

Automatically update Slack status when on leave

How do I view teammates on leave in Slack?

Set up Slack notifications for public holidays

Get birthday and work anniversary notifications on Slack

Google Calendar integration

Auto-decline meetings and see all leave-related information exactly where you do your planning: your calendar.

View your leave bookings on Google Calendar

View your teammates' leave schedules on your calendar app

Auto-decline events on Google Calendar

Personal profiles

All your activity has one home on Pause: your personal profile.

Set up your personal profile picture and details

View your leave balance

View your leave record

Edit a teammate's profile

Transparent leave policies

Set healthy boundaries for your team and give them all the information they need to book time off with transparent leave policies on Pause.

How to set up a leave policy for your organisation?

How to set up deductible leave types

Public holidays

Know exactly when there'll be a mandatory break in a week so you can plan work better or head off on a last-minute road trip.

Subscribe to a public holiday calendar through your favourite calendar app

How to add holidays to a public holiday calendar

Delete a public holiday from your list

Set up Slack notifications for public holidays

Capacity planning

Save your projects from sudden shocks by knowing exactly when teammates will be on leave and for how long.

View teammates' leave bookings on the web app

View a teammate's leave record

What's next?

How to set up Pause for your organisation

What are the price plans for Pause?

Updated on: 13/09/2022

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