Chronoblog

Timekeeping Blog

Category: Small Business

Giving You Just a Little More Time

Posted on 15 Aug 2016

Time is something we think about a lot, like ALL of the time. At Chronotek we can get pretty geeky about it, too. Our timekeeping solution for small businesses with remote workers tracks 100% accurate time worked.  We’ve posted how to convert time in hours/minutes format to a decimal hour, it’s 60-based evil cousin.  We’ve […]
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Posted in: General Interests, Small Business, The Chronotek Advantage,

NEW Chronotek Mobile App – Virtual Assistant for Small Business Owner

Posted on 10 Aug 2016

Suzie was relaxing with her family one evening when her cell phone rang. Once upon a time, before Chronotek, that evening call would have instantly pushed her into panic mode.   Her job as a supervisor used to ruin her evenings with late night emergency calls because jobs were not being covered.  But not any […]
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Posted in: Features-Hot Topics, General Interests, Mobile App, Small Business, The Chronotek Advantage,

NEW Chronotek Mobile Time Card App – Making SUPERvisors!

Posted on 18 Jul 2016

Supervisors all over the country have joined the party as we’re still celebrating the release of our new mobile time card app.  In our last post, we outlined why and how your remote employees love it as they use it to create time cards in our automated timekeeping system. Today we report on Suzie, a […]
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Posted in: General Interests, Mobile App, Small Business, The Chronotek Advantage, Timekeeping News,

New Overtime Rules – Don’t Panic

Posted on 30 Jun 2016

The Department of Labor is affecting business owners in a big way.  We are privileged to have this detailed explanation from Matt Lapointe, a business lawyer with Wetherington Hamilton, P.A. in downtown Tampa, www.whhlaw.com.  Matt advises business owners on regulatory compliance, financing, contracts and many other areas.      NEW OVERTIME RULES DON’T PANIC – […]
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Posted in: Department of Labor, FLSA, General Interests, Small Business, Timekeeping News,

No Need to Blame Someone Else

Posted on 13 May 2016

Today is the day that you can do no wrong. It’s National Blame Someone Else Day!  This day comes on the first Friday the 13th of every year. If bad things are going to happen, you may as well blame someone else, right? According to National Day Calendar , this day was created in 1982 […]
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Posted in: General Interests, Seasonal Messages, Small Business,

Tax Expense or Tax Deduction

Posted on 10 May 2016

You might remember from a previous blog post we analyzed the financial ramifications of a daily Red Bull habit, and the even more monetarily crippling practice of using handwritten time cards to track the time of remote employees.  In that post we made an assumption that your 15 employees are twice as honest as the national […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Features-Hot Topics, General Interests, Small Business, The Chronotek Advantage,

#4 Enjoy Your Spring – Get Better Timesheet Reporting

Posted on 21 Apr 2016

You steal a glance out your window and notice that it’s a beautiful Spring evening.  A walk and fresh air would be great, but there’s no way. Your desk is littered with handwritten timesheets. And tomorrow is pay day!  Do you even have Donnie’s timesheet?  In this last installment of Spring Cleaning For Small Businesses we’re […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, General Interests, QuickBooks Interface API, Seasonal Messages, Small Business,

#3 Spring Cleaning for Small Businesses: Use Shift Lock to Clean up Time Cards

Posted on 15 Apr 2016

We’ve all seen those late night infomercials. The ones that claim for 6 easy payments we can buy a new product that miraculously cleans our house while we sleep and will change our lives forever. The lesson we learn with infomercials is that the payments aren’t easy, there is no miracle, and we’re still doing […]
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Posted in: Features-Hot Topics, General Interests, Small Business,

#2 Spring Cleaning for Small Businesses: Locating Your Employees

Posted on 13 Apr 2016

Sometimes we are forced to clean when we can’t find something.   Since we’re Spring cleaning, let’s address a messy issue that’s been nagging you for a while; employees may not be on the job when they claim to be and it’s a real problem when you can’t find your employees.   How do you monitor […]
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Posted in: General Interests, Seasonal Messages, Small Business, The Chronotek Advantage,

#1 Spring Cleaning for Small Businesses

Posted on 08 Apr 2016

The arrival of Spring is such a welcome sight. The world bursts with colors as trees regenerate, flowers bloom, and the green landscape rolls in. We open the windows to let in the crisp breeze and we fire up the grills in the evening with the extra daylight. And for many people, it means Spring […]
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Posted in: Chronotek Tips, Small Business,

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