The locations are a group of departments. Schematically, an overview of the structure:
The benefits for using departments are.
News posts can be posted by department.
The schedule can be made by department.
Hours can be registered by department.
Reporting can be done per location / department.
Employees list is shown by department.
Absence is requested by department.
Exchange employees between different departments.
Notification can be handled at department level.
Permissions can be set per department.
Using this structure, you can set up your business.
Locations and departments can be managed through: Settings > Locations & departments.
Information about managing locations and departments
Example setup for a retail chain:
Example setup for a hotel chain: