How To Effectively Manage Remote Employees

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...
How to Effectively Manage Off-Site Employees

How to Effectively Manage Off-Site Employees

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,...
#2 Business Pitfall to Avoid: Not Paying Required Travel Time

#2 Business Pitfall to Avoid: Not Paying Required Travel Time

If your remote, hourly employees travel from job site to job site and you don’t pay travel time, we need to have a talk. You may be unaware that this travel time is required pay by the U.S. Department of Labor.  According to its website, “Time spent...
How to Improve Employee Performance

How to Improve Employee Performance

A recent personal experience gave me an idea that small business owners could use to get better employee performance. I taught my 11 year old son how to mow our front lawn. He takes great pride in doing a good job. He mows one direction and then comes back over it in...