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Saving time with Staff Roster Software

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Suppose you’re involved in employee shift scheduling and aren’t already on automated scheduling software. In that case, you’ll know it can be a slow process. Spreadsheets, calendars, and whiteboards may be familiar tools you use to manage staff rosters. Manually creating employee schedules is not ideal. Neither is having to update and edit them. Creating…

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Timecloud + Xero Integration

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If you’re anything like me, then you haven’t taken a class on accounting since college. So, what are small businesses supposed to do when they can’t justify the costs of an accountant? Well, the first step would be to find the best fitting accounting software or service. So, if you’re after a new platform to assist…

How to Introduce Time and Attendance Management Software and Avoid Discouraging Your Employees in the Process

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It is impossible to always keep an eye on your employees. Using old-fashioned methods such as punch-in and punch-out clocks or timesheets can be inefficient and ineffective. What you need is a time and attendance management system for your business. With the right software, you will have lesser things to worry about regarding your employees’…

The Problems with Manual Timesheets

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Stuck in a time warp  Traditionally, employee attendance tracking has been a liability for businesses. For decades, business owners have paid a high price for lost productivity, human error, broken systems, and time theft. So what is the solution to this shortfall?   A broken system It is first essential to understand where the problem…

Workforce Management: Biometric Time and Attendance Solutions

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A Changing System   Entering a timesheet is typically reliant on an employee’s memory of their hours, leaving them and their employer wide open to errors and potential conflicts. Thankfully, the world of time tracking has evolved in favor of a more comprehensive workforce system. There has been a significant shift away from the traditional…

Saving Time on Business Administration

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24 Hours in a Day One thing we all have in common, in life and business, is time. By the time you have finished reading this, three to five minutes would’ve passed and the thought of losing something that you cannot get back may be concerning. Fortunately, this article has a high return on your…

What Does Business Look Like After COVID-19 Lockdown?

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Within a few weeks of COVID-19 arriving, businesses in NZ had undergone large-scale shutdown. The pinnacle of which occurring during lockdown level 4, in an effort to cut the transmission of COVID-19. Now that the lockdown is ending, you may wonder, what will business look like now? The government has taken a firm stance on…

COVID-19 resources to help your business thrive

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Here are some Resources to Help inform you more about COVID 19 Surrounding Your Business   At Timecloud, as part of our mission to make workforce success easier, we thought we would compile a list of range resources to help inform you more about COVID 19. On a side note: If you are interested in how…

Webinar with Employment Law Specialists

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We have been kindly offered a free online webinar to our Timecloud Community from Ainsley Palairet from Employsure who are employment relations and health & safety specialists. This Webinar will cover: Self-Isolation and the health of your employees Covid-19 Wage Subsidy’s Managing stand-downs in your business Minimum Wage changes for April 1, 2020 Compliant restructuring…