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Thanks To the Brave Soldiers Who Gave Their Lives for the USA!

We live in a great country and enjoy freedoms and opportunities unparalleled in human history. We want to honor the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice to guarantee and protect these blessings. John 15:13 says, "Greater love has no one than this, that...

Creating a Work Schedule

Creating the “perfect” work schedule for employees can be a monumental task without the correct tools and tips on how to do it. One easy step in the right direction is having access to a work schedule excel spreadsheet. Download the spreadsheet for free, and begin...

Why Track Employee Attendance

Tracking employee attendance is one of the main pillars to running a successful business. But why is it so helpful? With the help of Chronotek’s Smart Time Tracking, and a few tips and tricks, you can be on the road to a better working attendance tracking system. One...

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How to Set Up an Employee Clock-In Clock-Out System

How to Set Up an Employee Clock-In Clock-Out System

Do you need help finding the right attendance tracking system for your employees? Chronotek offers three easy ways to clock in and out using our employee time tracking software. It’s simple for employees to use and connects seamlessly with our reporting tools so you...

Easily Track FFCRA Hours with Variable Pay Rates

Easily Track FFCRA Hours with Variable Pay Rates

We like to talk about buckets around here. No, not the cracked 5-gallon buckets that my parents used as flower pots. Instead, we use buckets to illustrate the power of our Payroll Snapshot to track employee hours with variable pay rates - because as you know, all...

Survey Shows – A Time Clock App Will Save Money On Payroll

Survey Shows – A Time Clock App Will Save Money On Payroll

Our mission is to help small business owners save money on payroll and save time processing payroll hours. So, while we felt that our online time clock app accomplished these goals, we wanted to survey our customers to see if we're hitting the mark -  because as you...

GPS Breadcrumb Tracking Employees Is Messy

GPS Breadcrumb Tracking Employees Is Messy

I walked into the kitchen and the countertop was littered with breadcrumbs. Unfortunately, my teenage son gets a little sloppy assembling his pb&j sandwiches - which leaves a mess for someone else (Mom or Dad) to clean up. While messy breadcrumbs may be a part of...

How To Track Employees With GPS The Right Way

How To Track Employees With GPS The Right Way

Now that we live in the Jetson age, the amazing possibilities with technology are endless. One such technology that has gained a lot of popularity in recent years is GPS, especially with smartphone apps. Small business owners with remote employees have discovered that...

5 Easy Ways to Solve Employee Attendance Problems

5 Easy Ways to Solve Employee Attendance Problems

As small business owners you have lofty dreams - build a Fortune 500 company, provide well for your family, save the pandas, who knows? Whatever your dream, it begins with getting and keeping happy customers. When employees routinely call out or just no-show, your...

Do This One Best Business Practice Before Reopening

Do This One Best Business Practice Before Reopening

"We’ve marshaled every instrument of American power, and we’ve unleashed our most potent weapon of all: the courage of the American people." These were the words of President Trump on Thursday, April 16, when he announced a Covid-19 three-phase plan to reopen small...

Chronotek – Ultimate Time Tracking for Lifeguards

Chronotek – Ultimate Time Tracking for Lifeguards

Warmer weather is here! As a result, lifeguard and pool management companies across the nation are preparing to open pools for a few months of sunshine and splashing in the water. With guest safety a top concern, pool companies need scheduling and time tracking tools...

Time Tracking Software For Remote Employees Who Work From Home

Time Tracking Software For Remote Employees Who Work From Home

Read how Chronotek’s Time Tracking Software Helps You Keep Tabs on Remote Employees Who Work from Home With more and more employees asking for and businesses offering remote work opportunities, it’s not surprising to see that over 4.7 million employees work from home....

We Want to Thank the Unsung Heroes

We Want to Thank the Unsung Heroes

We are so thankful for the doctors, nurses and hospital staff on the front lines around the country working tirelessly to provide care to individuals with Covid-19. This is an unprecedented time. News stories abound from New York, Chicago and other places about how...

Covid-19 Financial Relief For Small Businesses

Covid-19 Financial Relief For Small Businesses

Financial relief for small businesses who are complying with the COVID-19 mandates is on the way starting today! In order to flatten the curve, many businesses around the country deemed as non-essential have been asked to close their doors temporarily. We are strong...

Work At Home Blues? 11 Positive Things You Can Do

Work At Home Blues? 11 Positive Things You Can Do

“Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly.” Proverb With the spread of Covid-19 many people are spending way more time at home than usual. We work at home, eat at home, school from home and entertain from home. With no more commutes,...

Why Chronotek Has The Best Employee Time Clock App

Why Chronotek Has The Best Employee Time Clock App

The Roman philosopher, Seneca, said, "Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity." For a small business with remote employees, there is no better way to be prepared than by using the best employee time clock app.  To that end, we''ll show you how our time...

Common Sense Tips To Help Your Employees Stay Healthy

Common Sense Tips To Help Your Employees Stay Healthy

Small business owners know the value of having good employees and truly rely on them to keep their businesses running smoothly.  With the current outbreak of the coronavirus, staying well can be a challenge, however, the CDC offers tips that may help your employees...

How To Stop Employees From Padding Time Cards

How To Stop Employees From Padding Time Cards

Padding Time Cards Adds Up Are your hourly, remote employees math wizards? It's possible. They may realize that padding time cards a few minutes each day adds up in the long run. This little white lie doesn't amount to Kardashian money, but its impact is probably...

How to Build a Strong Client List

How to Build a Strong Client List

The Right Customers Are As Key As the Right Employees A friend recently retired and is now doing land survey work as a side hustle. At first his customers ran him ragged. Then Jeremy adopted a best practices strategy. He stopped saying yes to every job and picked only...

Best Ways To Use Smartphones For Workforce Management

Best Ways To Use Smartphones For Workforce Management

Reevaluating the Relationship It's a truly splendid time to be alive - we've made it to the Jetson age. As a technology company, we know that technology has the transformative ability to advance and rejuvenate small businesses, especially with workforce management. I...