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Apr17

Time Management Tips for Creative Freelancers


Rikke Westvig

Freelancing has quite a few benefits.

You can work where you want and when you want for the most part, and this freedom is what draws many people to this type of career whether they are writers, artists, or any other type of freelancer. However, this same freedom comes with the price of added responsibility. You have to arrange your workspace, manage your time, and take full responsibility for your clients. These are all things that people who work in a typical office environment do not ever need to consider, as their management and the company owners take care of much of it for them.

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Apr15

Time Management Tips for Small Businesses


Rikke Westvig

Small businesses have to work hard to survive in today’s world. Heavy competition seems to come from all angles online and offline, and keeping on top of things can become very overwhelming, even for those with great business minds. One of the best and most important things to do in order to keep a company afloat is to understand proper time tracking and time management. Too often, business owners and their employees spin their wheels and get nowhere, never really accomplishing or coming close to their goals.

With time management skills supplemented with good time tracking software, it becomes much easier to keep abreast of everything that’s happening. Let’s explore some of the best and most helpful tips that will help you and your company manage your time better. By employing these tips, it will be far easier for you to get a real grasp on your business.

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Apr11

Time Tracking Advantages for Employers


Rikke Westvig

For many businesses, large and small, one of the most difficult things to do is to keep track of employee time. However, this is actually one of the most important elements of your business, as without proper time tracking, it is impossible to know just how the employees are spending their time and what tasks they are covering. There is a fine line between time tracking and micromanagement, and it is important to toe that line carefully. Using time tracking software, which still gives the employees freedom to do their jobs without managers hovering over them, makes tracking time, projects, and much more far easier.

In fact, making use of the right software can help with quite a few different areas of a business.

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Apr08

Time Tracking Software Equals Results


Rikke Westvig

Many people want more out of their life. They have dreams and goals of doing something more than working a 40-hour week at a job they do not really like. They may want to work for themselves by starting their own t-shirt design or logo design company. Perhaps they want to start putting up videos and making revenue from YouTube. They might even want to sell a screenplay or a novel. No matter what the ultimate goal might be, finding time to work toward it can be difficult.

You need to spend time and effort toward reaching your new goal, but first you need to be able to find that time. Using time trackers is a good way to do that. When you know where you are spending time, you can make the necessary changes to start reaching your goals.

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Apr04

What Makes for Great Time Tracking Software?


Rikke Westvig

Time tracking software can provide businesses of all sizes with some fantastic benefits and advantages. Of course, with so          many options available, it can sometimes be confusing for people to know which software to choose and what they should look  for in quality software in the first place. Always check out the options and features and make sure that what the product offers  is what you need. In the text that follows, we’ll look at some of the different types of features that you should have with your  software, so you will have a better idea of what you should be looking for and ultimately choosing.

 

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Apr01

Why Should You Track Your Time?


Rikke Westvig

Many people feel that they simply have too much on their plate when it comes to their workload and all of the projects they  want to tackle. They try multitasking and eventually find that they simply can’t concentrate and focus on the tasks, which will  result in the quality of the projects suffering. This happens to many people, from those who are looking to start a new business  and find themselves overwhelmed with all of the tasks, creative people who are trying to find time to write a novel, small  businesspeople, and more. Managing time is hard for nearly everyone without the right tools.

Fortunately, technology is finally catching up to the needs of those in today’s world. Time tracking software is a way for anyone  to start getting better control of his or her life and how they spend their time. It offers a number of benefits.

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Mar13

Yast Training Video 7: Adding users to your Business account


Halvor Gregusson

This demo video shows you how to add users to a Yast Business Account:

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Jan16

Why Web and Mobile Are Vital for Business Software


Halvor Gregusson

A great deal of mobile technology is marketed directly to consumers. Web interfaces are ubiquitous these days and increasingly so in business technology. Both have a lot to offer businesses, however, and are worth considering in any software. Read more…

Jan14

Why Some Time Tracking Software Fails


Halvor Gregusson

Some time tracking software simply fails when a company tries to roll it out. There are some things about some software solutions that make it obvious that they’re not going to work out. Knowing them ahead of time can save a lot of time and money. Read more…

Jan09

Understanding Time Management as Structural Issue


Halvor Gregusson

Time management tools are increasingly becoming easier to integrate into organizations. While the paper day planners of the past made sharing information difficult, networked communications, the cloud and other features of today’s world make sharing information within an organization, or between individuals who need to collaborate as part of an ad-hoc organization, much easier.

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Yast has to be the easiest to use time tracker, period. Keep up the great work! Glenn Murray - Divine Write

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