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A Health Insurance Alternative for Small Businesses

Posted on 25 Jun 2018

Small businesses and self-employed workers may have caught a break. Is that a band of angels singing hallelujah? Last week the Department of Labor finalized the expansion of Association Health Plans (AHPs). And you may be asking, “what are Association Health Plans?” According to the Department of Labor,  AHPs “are group health plans that employer […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Department of Labor, Features-Hot Topics,

OSHA, Safety, Heat

How to Be Safe in the Summer Heat According to OSHA

Posted on 21 Jun 2018

Today is the first day of Summer and in many parts of the country, especially the South and Southeast, it’s a scorcher. We want to pass along some advice to the thousands of remote employees who use our mobile timekeeping system to clock in and out who do work outside. These landscapers, painters, construction tradesmen, […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Department of Labor, Seasonal Messages,

Can You Have a Great Company Without Great Employees?

Posted on 13 Jun 2018

Your hot water heater may be the most unappreciated appliance in your home. You don’t ever think about it. You may not ever see it. You don’t hear it. But turn on the faucet for a hot shower and get nothing but cold water, suddenly the hot water heater is the most valuable item in […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, General Interests, Labor Cost,

We Honor Our Fallen

Posted on 25 May 2018

We are so grateful to the men and women who serve in our military and especially to those who sacrificed their lives to defend our freedoms. The United States of America is still the land of the free because of these brave men and women. If you are a surviving family member, please know that […]
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Posted in: General Interests, Life,

Managing Offsite Employees Can Be Full of Surprises

Posted on 24 May 2018

Last weekend my family took me out for my birthday. It was a nice restaurant by the water with live music. Perfect spot for me. Everyone ordered ice water and since they were paying, I didn’t order water. I also selected one of the more expensive entrees on the menu. Hey, it’s your birthday only […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Call-In System, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Save Time, Time Clock App,

Is Your Business Tracking Work Hours With the Latest Technology?

Posted on 10 May 2018

It was eye-opening. Alarming is probably a better word for it. One of our clients had not been tracking work hours against contracted hours. She recently started using our Budget Manager tool and made a startling discovery. For over a year they have been losing 10 hours a week on a building they clean. Budget […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Save Time,

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We Wish All Administrative Professionals a Fantastic Day!

Posted on 25 Apr 2018

What in the world would we do without Administrative Professionals? While small businesses are the backbone of the United States economy, Administrative Professionals are the rock stars who keep these small businesses, large corporations and government entities moving along. We at Chronotek thank every one of you for helping America keep businesses going. With 154 […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Call-In System, GPS Location, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Save Time,

Why Employees Love Our Workforce Management System

Posted on 04 Apr 2018

Erin is a part-time employee (full-time college student) and works very hard – an exemplary employee by any standards. If you are a busy business owner you may not always know who your ‘Erins’ are. The company Erin works for recently started using our clock in, clock out workforce management system and she loves it. […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Supervisors, Time Card App,

How to Keep Your Eyes on Off-Site Employees

Posted on 14 Mar 2018

Imagine. You’re eating dinner in a restaurant on Saturday night. Your wife leaves the table for a minute, you take out your phone and check the Chronotek app. You can’t help yourself. It’s like Minecraft for small business owners. You have hourly, off-site employees and it’s awesome to be able to keep a finger on […]
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Posted in: Call-In System, GPS Location, Mobile App, Save Time, Time Clock App,

By the Book: How to Keep Good Employees

Posted on 01 Mar 2018

Lean in. Listen well. What I’m about to say is important. It’s one of the hard truths we don’t want to hear, like deep-fried chicken is unhealthy; it may be delicious and soul-satisfying, but a steady diet of it leads to a higher probability of health issues than baby kale salads. Ok, here it is. […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Life, Small Business,

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