Lowering The Biggest Costs When Re-Starting Your Small Business

the biggest costs when starting your small business

Updated May 5, 2021 Worried about overhead as you re-open? If you can lower expenses, you will have more cash for other important things. Refreshed digital marketing, perhaps. Or upgrading your workplace for OSHA COVID compliance. Some companies are even offering their employees a COVID vaccine incentive. Where will you find the money? The best…

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Employee Time Clock Hardware: Which is the Best?

time clock hardware

What is employee time clock hardware? An employee time clock is a hardware device for tracking work time. To use it, employees ‘punch’ in/out or ‘clock’ in/out. The term ‘punch in’ stems from early employee time clock hardware that required a physical card. With a traditional mechanical time clock, the process from clocking to paycheck…

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With PTO Tracker Software, You Can Happily Ditch Your Spreadsheets

SwipeClock PTO tracking software

A PTO tracker software makes accruals much simpler than using spreadsheets. Does your company still do PTO tracking with spreadsheets? How’s it working for you? When spreadsheets became available, they offered many advantages over hand calculation. They provided a nifty way to store the data. They automated some of the calculations. You didn’t need quite…

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Punch Time Cards: What’s The Best Employee Time Tracking Solution to Replace an Old-Fashioned Punch Card System?

employee time tracking solutions

Punch time card systems have been a workplace mainstay for over one hundred years. Employee timecards are critical for calculating hours worked, ensuring labor law compliance, accruing time off, setting lunch breaks, and providing coverage. But there are better employee timekeeping options today. These new options do a better job of preventing buddy punching, eliminating…

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How to keep track of payroll hours with an Excel Spreadsheet

Excel employee timekeeping

Updated December 30, 2020 How to keep track of payroll? We get it. You’ve got employees and need to track their time, but you don’t really want to pour any money into any timekeeping software. That’s why we created Swipeclock’s employee timekeeping spreadsheet instructions. If you’re wondering how to keep track of payroll, here is…

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13 Strategies for Employee Social Distancing: Create Your Rebuilding Plan

employee scheduling for social distancing

Employee social distancing will allow you to rebuild your business. But you will probably need to make major changes in how you get work done. Employers are inventing, testing, and tweaking solutions. And they’re working! Let’s look at what innovative organizations are doing right now. Employee social distancing success stories VirTex Enterprises LP manufacturers electronics…

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Retool Your Healthcare Workforce Practices: Schedules, Time Tracking, Leave, Hiring, Onboarding

retool healthcare workforce practices

As businesses reopen, there is both a need and an opportunity to rethink many healthcare workforce practices. Large and small, emergent and ambulatory, medical and dental organizations—every healthcare organization has changed. Some have been stretched and worn thin on the front lines. Others have been sidelined as elective procedures and appointments were postponed or canceled.…

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What is the ROI of Automating Time & Attendance?

It’s the daily HR processes that are sometimes overlooked by small-to-medium businesses who assume they are too complicated or too time-consuming to deal with. These same businesses may look at them and think they aren’t that complicated and can save a little money with just a little pen, paper and calculator. But if your workforce…

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