Bing

Chronoblog

Timekeeping Blog

Category: Labor Cost

5 Ideas to Maximize Efficiency In Your Business

Posted on 26 Oct 2018

  The big box hardware store is awesome, but I’m learning a few things that improve my experience there. Recently, I’ve tackled many projects that required 25-30 bags of pebbles that weigh close to 50lbs each. I used to load them onto my flatbed cart, load them into my vehicle and then unload them at […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Call-In System, Labor Cost, Save Time, Time Card App, Time Clock App, Work Timesheets,

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. […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Automated Reports, Call-In System, Labor Cost, Mobile App, Save Time, Time Card App, Time Clock App,

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 […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Chronotek Tips, General Interests, Labor Cost,

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 […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Call-In System, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Save Time, Time Clock App,

Is Your Small 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 […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Automated Reports, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Save Time,

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 […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Alerts, Automated Reports, Call-In System, GPS Location, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Save Time,

#5 Business Pitfall to Avoid: Losing Money on Jobs

Posted on 18 Jan 2018

Living paycheck to paycheck isn’t living the dream. Have you swiped your debit card at the grocery store and said a prayer at the same time? This happens when you don’t have a personal budget and you’re not watching your money come and go. As Benjamin Franklin said, “Mind your pennies and the dollars will […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Automated Reports, Call-In System, Job Budgets, Labor Cost, Overtime,

#1 Business Pitfall to Avoid: Handwritten Timesheets

Posted on 04 Dec 2017

Let’s acknowledge that sick feeling you get each time you do payroll with handwritten timesheets. These unmonitored and unverified hours on handwritten timesheets are your #1 business pitfall to avoid and will be the first topic in our new series, Avoid These 8 Major Pitfalls to Succeed In Your Business. Employees are the core of […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Call-In System, Labor Cost, Save Time,

New Series: Avoid These 8 Major Pitfalls to Succeed In Your Business

Posted on 17 Nov 2017

If you’re driving down a major highway and see a massive crater in the road, surely you would stop, right? Or at least go around it. It is said, “A prudent person foresees danger and takes precautions. The simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences.” As a small business owner with remote, hourly employees […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Automated Reports, Call-In System, GPS Location, Labor Cost, Mobile App, Time Card App,

Run Your Small Business Like Super Bowl Champions

Posted on 08 Sep 2017

The NFL kicked off last night and for many of us it’s the most exciting time of year. Football teaches us many lessons both personally and professionally. For instance, did you know that out of the 51 Super Bowls that have been played, 46 of the winning teams had a franchise quarterback? A franchise QB […]
Keep Reading

Posted in: Call-In System, GPS Location, Labor Cost, Time Clock App,

Have more questions? Let's talk!

Support M-F 8am-6pm EST

800-586-2945 Live Chat