N-PBS - Bid Preferences

Bid Preferences Overview Video
This video provides you an overview of the bid preferences in the system.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019 at 1:55 PM
Positive and Negative Bid Preferences
It is important to understand the difference between positive and negative bid preferences when constructing your bids. Negative Bids ■        Prefer Off...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 4:32 PM
Prefer Off Bid Preferences
Prefer Off bid preferences request dates or days off during the bid period. You can select days of the week, specific dates or ranges of dates, and time...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:14 PM
Award Pairings Bid Preferences
Award Pairings bid preferences identify the things you want to do, your work preferences, for the current bid period. Award Pairings bid preferences inc...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:16 PM
Avoid Pairings Bid Preferences
Avoid Pairings bid preferences identify the things you don’t want to do, the unwanted pairings or pairing criteria, for the current bid period. Avoid Pa...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:18 PM
Using Any or Every
*In most configurations Any and Every options are not available for Avoid Pairings Bid Preferences. If you do not see these options on your avoid bids y...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:22 PM
Waive Bid Preferences
Waive bid preferences are not available in all configurations. If you don't see Waive bid preferences they are not available. Waive bid preferences t...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:27 PM
Instruction Bid Preferences
Instruction  bid preferences are often used to provide the N-PBS Scheduler with more options for creating a legal block before entering Denial mode. In...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:30 PM
Clear Schedule and Start Next
Bid Groups are independent of each other. Bid Preferences are only relevant for the bid group they are contained in. Any Pairings awarded from previous ...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:33 PM
Set Condition Bid Preferences
Using Set Condition bid preferences tells the N-PBS Scheduler something about your block, by setting a global condition of some type, such as maximum or mi...
Mon, 17 Dec, 2018 at 2:49 PM