timekeeping Tag

Today's case study highlights how the owner of a small hotel achieved a competitive advantage by adopting Workforce Management Suite. Our example company is a 45-room hotel located on the slopes of a small ski resort. For fifty years, this facility and two similar-sized lodges had...

Despite a couple of high-profile companies recently pulling their at-home workers back to the office, the global trend of increased telecommuting is not slowing down. According to Global Workplace Analytics: The percentage of employees (non-self-employed) who work at home has grown by 115% since 2005, nearly...

It's easy to see why companies have been steadily moving from premise-based operations to cloud-based, or SaaS (software as a service) solutions. Today's post highlights 3 valuable benefits of cloud-based WFM systems: Saves Money   Low-cost setup. Eliminates the expense of IT maintenance. Avoid costs for software...

Today's case study looks at a small women's health clinic jointly owned by three OB/GYNs. Our example company employs four full-time nurse practitioners, two part-time nurse midwives, two part-time medical assistants, a part-time sonographer, and a very busy office manager. The practice faced the multiple challenges...

Your team members don't call their bank when they need to check their balance, they simply access their account from their smartphone. They also pick up concert tickets and book flights without ever speaking to an actual human being. Self-service access lets people manage their...

Let’s talk about PTO and remote working. Telecommuting continues to increase every year. How do you handle leave for remote workers? Follow these guidelines. Make your leave policy work for all of your employees—regardless of where they park their keyboard. First, let’s clarify what we’re talking about. How...

In every industry, employees are becoming more mobile. Cell phones, tablets, and smart watches make it easy to get work done anywhere. Internet-enabled devices are affordable and universal. Many people can't imagine life without them. Cloud-based software is replacing onsite applications. When business software is in the...

As small business owners, we care about the cost of an employee. When we create a budget there are a lot of things to consider. Follow along as we calculate the cost of an employee… How Much Does an Employee Cost?   The average employee cost is 1.25 times...

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....