Time Clocks Tag

Understanding Time Clock Categories   Let’s start at a high level and outline the categories of time clocks. Knowing what is available is the first step in understanding what you need. Time clocks for small business come in a wide range of types and styles. Small businesses use...

Old-fashioned punch card systems have been a workplace mainstay for over one hundred years. But there are better employee timekeeping options today. What’s the best employee time tracking solution to replace an old-fashioned punch card system? Modern employee timekeeping systems combine hardware and software in many configurations....

Business success depends on many factors. You have to provide a product or service that customers will pay for. Your products need to command a price that includes a profit. If your operating expenses are too high, even brisk sales can fail to generate revenue....

Today's article is for small-medium-sized manufacturers whose old school scheduling methods are not doing the job. Paper-based employee scheduling techniques are: Slow and tedious Unable to quickly react to scheduling emergencies Prone to inaccuracies Not equipped to manage overtime Difficult to share with employees   In addition, employees...

Understanding Time Clock Categories   Let’s start at a high level and outline the categories of time clocks. Knowing what is available is the first step in understanding what you need. Time clocks for small business come in a wide range of types and styles. Small businesses use...

Case Study: Tech Firm With Remote Employees   Telecommuting is a valuable perk our example company offers its tech associates. The software development firm has 18 permanent employees and hires contract personnel on an as-needed basis. The company operates completely from a virtual office and benefits from...

In the past couple of years, there has been a lot of changes regarding workplace laws. There are new federal regulations like Payroll Based Journal (PBJ) and new state fair scheduling laws. Plus, many existing provisions have been updated. How can a small business owner ensure...

As employers, we like to think we can trust our employees. Without trust, not much can be accomplished, but there are a couple of areas that deliver an easy opportunity for your employees to take advantage if you aren’t watching closely, and it can cost...

As a manager, you need to optimize your workforce. Optimization means saving money, and increased profitability. Automated time and attendance tracking offers advantages every manager could use. Here are our top nine: 1. Real Time Reports   It's pretty nice to have all the answers at your fingertips....

Learning from your own mistakes is a good thing, but it's even better to learn from someone else's and avoid them altogether. Today's post is a cautionary tale referencing wage hour violations made by multi-million dollar organizations. FLSA violations committed repeatedly by large employers can rack...