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pool management

‘Tis The Season For Pool Management Companies

Posted on 16 Apr 2019

Many businesses have a seasonal rush – that one window in which they have to pull in most of their profits for the entire year. For a fireworks store it’s the 4th of July. The season is upon us now for pool management companies-Memorial Day to Labor Day. We have designed and built specific features […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Call-In System, Labor Cost,

janitorial

We Help Janitorial Companies Succeed

Posted on 29 Mar 2019

Business success doesn’t come easy. Every business owner faces hurdles and challenges to survive for the long term. This is especially true of companies, like janitorial businesses, that manage remote employees. Brandon, the founder and CEO of Chronotek, learned this firsthand as he grew up in his parent’s successful franchise commercial cleaning business. He worked […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Call-In System, GPS Location, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Overtime,

my favorite apps

The Best Apps On My Phone Right Now

Posted on 01 Feb 2019

Yes, there’s a mobile app for everything. Just the other day I installed a new app which prompted my dog to fetch me a beer. He hasn’t learned to pop the top yet, but he’s working on it. Ok, that is fake news, yet there is probably an app designer working on it. Mobile apps […]
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Posted in: Mobile App, Time Card App,

business life

Jumpstart Your Business Life With a Road Trip

Posted on 22 Jan 2019

What do you think of when I say ‘Road Trip’? Kansas City, MO was our destination and Charlotte, NC was our launch point for the road trip I recently did with a friend. The Chiefs were playing at home against the Colts in the divisional round playoff game. The allure of the home field playoff […]
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Posted in: General Interests, Life, Small Business,

cut payroll costs

Cut Payroll Costs-It’s Not Just A Fantasy

Posted on 04 Jan 2019

Things can be deceiving in fantasy football. We just finished our second season in our Chronotek fantasy football league. It was a 13 week regular season and going into the last week my record stood at 5-7. That seems shameful, doesn’t it? In 12 years of playing this game, have I not learned anything? But […]
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Posted in: Labor Cost, Time Clock App,

online time clock system

Implement An Online Time Clock System In 2019

Posted on 02 Jan 2019

To be honest, I’ve never paid attention to gas prices. My reason may be flawed, but if I need gas I stop and get it. I’m not going to waste time and more gas to save 10 cents a gallon. I drove my wife’s car the other day and had to stop for gas. It […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Call-In System, GPS Location, Overtime, QuickBooks Interface API, Time Clock App,

business goals

Our 8 Top Blog Posts To Ignite Your 2019 Business Goals

Posted on 28 Dec 2018

You’re going to lose 10 pounds, go to the gym every day, start saving for a rainy day and visit your mother-in-law more often. All great goals and resolutions for 2019, but what about the goals for your business? Do you begin each year with a set of initiatives to attack? Like making sure that […]
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Posted in: Seasonal Messages, Time Clock App, Travel Time and Mileage,

christmas gifts

5 Awesome Christmas Gifts Not On Your Shopping List

Posted on 24 Dec 2018

Is it beginning to feel a lot like Christmas to you? Meaning you are starting to panic because time is drawing nigh and your Christmas gift list is still longer than Santa’s beard? Here’s a short list of Christmas gifts if you’re still trying to think of that perfect gift for a special someone who […]
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Posted in: Seasonal Messages, Time Clock App,

end of the year

End of the Year Business Tips and Helps

Posted on 12 Dec 2018

My daughter recently gave me a tip that saved my pride. I was routinely getting thrashed at Words With Friends by my 12 year old son. She asked if I used the helps. Helps? What are you talking about? I learned that WWF has helps you buy with virtual coins you earn as you play. […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, Chronotek Tips,

independent contractors

Don’t Misunderstand Independent Contractors v. Employee Classification

Posted on 03 Dec 2018

Don’t let this happen to you. In June 2015, FedEx settled with workers in California for $228 million  who sued the company for misclassifying them as independent contractors instead of employees. Workers in many other states have also filed suits against FedEx for this misclassification which deprives individuals of employment benefits such as workers compensation, […]
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Posted in: Department of Labor, Labor Cost,

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