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Category: Automated Reports

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,

time card software

Time to Hire or Utilize Time Card Software?

Posted on 21 Sep 2018

Are You Playing On Your Field of Dreams? As we approach the exciting days of the MLB playoffs and the World Series, I recall my childhood dream of being a Major League pitcher. After pitching a 2-1 victory over the best team in our Little League tournament, I thought I was well on my way. […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, Call-In System, Labor Cost, Mobile App, Save Time, Time Card App, Time Clock App,

tracking student internships

Tracking Student Externships With Best In Class Software

Posted on 12 Sep 2018

“Bueller, Bueller, Bueller…?” We all remember that epic scene from the movie, Ferris Bueller’s Day Off. I doubt that schools take roll call like that anymore, but colleges and trade schools do need a method for tracking student externships. Tracking Student Externships the Easy Way It’s manageable to track time and attendance in class, but […]
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Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Call-In System, GPS Location, Mobile App,

Management system time tracking

Do You Have Time to Be a Student of Your Business?

Posted on 23 Aug 2018

Did you recently walk little Sarah into school for her very first day? Or did you move your freshman son and all his stuff into his college dorm? Through the tears and hugs you probably gave your child advice that could be paraphrased as, “Pay attention. Study hard. Learn as much as possible. Stay out […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, Save Time, Small Business,

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,

controlling labor

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,

payroll processing

#8 Business Pitfall to Avoid: Payroll Processing Done Manually

Posted on 21 Feb 2018

One of our first website designs for www.Chronotek.net had an image of a guy holding his head in agony. Much like this guy. You would think that an evil person wired his brain to intravenously pump in Milli Vanilli on auto-repeat. That wasn’t the case. He was doing payroll with handwritten timesheets. That’s a painful […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, QuickBooks Interface API, Save Time, Small Business,

#7 Business Pitfall to Avoid: Miscalculating California Overtime

Posted on 06 Feb 2018

It’s been said that “as California goes, so goes the country.” This certainly seems true with culture, but California is relatively unique in one aspect: its overtime laws. While most states enforce overtime pay of 1.5 times regular pay for weekly hours over 40, California overtime has extra layers, like a Mission Burrito. These extra […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, Department of Labor, FLSA, Overtime,

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