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Category: Chronotek Tips

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10 Tips To Maximize Your Phone’s Battery Life

Posted on 05 Jul 2019

The Short Life Of Simon You probably don’t know Simon. His life was brief, yet exciting, with an appearance in the movie, ‘The Net’ in his bio. But Simon’s impact on the world was life-changing. If still around today Simon would be 25 years old. Simon was the world’s first smartphone. Simon was released by […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, General Interests,

corporate vision, company vision, purpose, vision

Set Your Sights On A Corporate Vision

Posted on 12 Jun 2019

Do you remember why you started your business? What is the purpose of your company? Maybe a more important question is, do your employees know this purpose? Are they included and made part of this corporate vision or are they just a means to an end? It’s been said that without vision people perish. Apple […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Labor Cost,

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,

employee time tracking health insurance

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,

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,

Converting Time – Hours to Minutes

Posted on 18 Oct 2017

Businesses go through this every month, every 15 days, every two weeks, every week, and I have even heard from a few businesses that do this every day!  The task consumes a ton of time and you didn’t envision it in your dreams of business ownership. Worse yet, your ability to enjoy and grow your […]
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Posted in: Automated Reports, Chronotek Tips, Save Time,

3 Mistakes That Will Stunt Your Business Growth

Posted on 04 Oct 2017

Colin Powell said, “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” We talk to a lot of small business owners. We learn about their business needs, how they best use our system and the steps they took to build a successful business. They also share […]
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Posted in: Call-In System, Chronotek Tips, Life,

5 Ideas To Help Manage Your Remote, Hourly Employees

Posted on 18 Jan 2017

The buzz of the New Year has come and gone and the melody of Auld Lang Syne is a faint whisper in our memories.  Before we get too far into the year, and maybe while you still have your resolutions posted on the mirror, we wanted to recommend 5 ChronoTips to make your life simpler. […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Small Business,

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