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Time Clock Rounding Best Practices
By Max Freedman | May 11, 2021

Time clock rounding can ease your payroll calculations and prevent employee time theft, but it can be risky, even if it's done legally.

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How to Manage Employee Attendance (Free Attendance Templates)
By Max Freedman | May 11, 2021

You should learn to manage your employee attendance, since it affects your overtime pay, your customers' experience and your overall finances.

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Driver Scorecards: Should You Implement Them?
By Max Freedman | April 30, 2021

Driver scorecards keep your fleet safe, fuel efficient, and high performing while reducing wear and tear, accident expenses, and other costs.

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Fleet Health and Safety Compliance Best Practices
By David Gargaro | April 28, 2021

These best practices ensure fleet health and safety compliance with state and federal regulations while also ensuring optimal outcomes for your fleet's operations.

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DOT Hours of Service Regulations
By David Gargaro | April 27, 2021

The Department of Transportation (DOT) and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration are key in regulatory oversight of trucking fleets.

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What Is Telematics?
By David Gargaro | April 26, 2021

Telematics gives businesses that operate a fleet of vehicles unique insight to their vehicles and drivers.

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10 Ways to Reduce Your Fuel Costs
By David Gargaro | April 23, 2021

Cutting the amount of money you spend on fuel each year can have a significant positive impact on how much profit your business generates.

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Tips to Reduce Your Fleet's Idle Time
By David Gargaro | April 22, 2021

GPS fleet tracking software can be used to cut down on your fleet's idling time, which can save you money and have a positive impact on the environment.

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InterGuard
By Skye Schooley | April 15, 2021

InterGuard gives you a clear, comprehensive view of what your employees are doing while they're on the clock, plus it provides tools to increase productivity.

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BambooHR
By Skye Schooley | April 14, 2021

BambooHR is a great option for a stand-alone performance management system because of its open API, which allows it to integrate with a variety of other human capital management software suites and...

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Teramind
By Skye Schooley | April 13, 2021

Teramind is our pick for the best employee monitoring software overall. It has all the tools you need to engage in effective employee monitoring from a variety of angles. Teramind supports many...

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ActivTrak
By Skye Schooley | April 13, 2021

ActivTrak offers a free version of its employee monitoring software with core features to monitor up to three users. The paid version supports unlimited monitoring for just $7.20 per user, per month.

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SentryPC
By Skye Schooley | April 12, 2021

SentryPC is our best pick for employee monitoring software for small businesses because it combines affordability with important features, such as email monitoring, inactivity alerts and tools to...

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What Is the ELD Mandate?
By Matt D'Angelo | April 09, 2021

The ELD mandate is designed to ensure drivers aren't being overworked in an effort to keep roadways safe.

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Hubstaff
By Skye Schooley | April 08, 2021

Hubstaff is an employee monitoring software solution focused on time-tracking and productivity monitoring. Its tools help keep employees on task and allow managers to better prioritize the most...

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What Is the FDCPA?
By Max Freedman | March 26, 2021

The FDCPA is a federal law that protects consumers from predatory debt collection activities.

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8 Best Project Management Apps
By Julie Thompson | March 22, 2021

This guide includes eight of the most popular project management apps for small business.

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Self-Assessment: 5 Tips for Writing Your Performance Evaluation
By Adam Uzialko | March 19, 2021

Need help writing your own self-assessment for a performance evaluation?

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The Benefits of Empowering Your Customer Service Team
By Marisa Sanfilippo | March 17, 2021

Making sure your customer service team feels empowered to get their work done is critical to their success.

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How Your Business Can Benefit From Feedback Surveys
By Sean Peek | March 16, 2021

Feedback surveys offer customers and employees a way to provide both positive and negative feedback that businesses can use to improve.

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Clockify
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

Clockify is a free service that tracks time and attendance for businesses of all sizes. With Clockify, employees can monitor when they start and end their day, as well as how long they work on...

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OnTheClock
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

OnTheClock.com is a web-based time and attendance system that includes comprehensive functions and tools for tracking employees' timecards. Both the employee and administrative portals are easy to...

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TimeClick
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

TimeClick is easy to use and includes some of the best time-tracking features and administrative tools in the industry.

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When I Work
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

When I Work is a cloud-based time and attendance system that has both time-tracking and scheduling features. Use a desktop, laptop or tablet as a fixed clock-in terminal, or give employees the option...

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QuickBooks Time
By Laura Handrick | March 05, 2021

QuickBooks Time is the best pick for the mobile workforce because it supports many mobile time-tracking options.

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Dos and Don'ts for Employee Background Checks
By Katharine Paljug | February 24, 2021

Before you start conducting background checks on new hires, be sure you are complying all federal and state screening laws and regulations.

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Project Management Software Buying Guide
By Adam Uzialko | February 23, 2021

Project management software can be a valuable tool for small businesses to keep assignments both on track and on budget.

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19 Creative Ways to Show Employee Appreciation
By Bennett Conlin | February 18, 2021

Your employees deserve more than a "thank you." Here are some creative ways to show your appreciation.

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Here's Why Your Business Needs a Termination Policy
By Donna Fuscaldo | February 17, 2021

You can fire someone at will in most states, but there are disadvantages to doing so. Having a termination policy can help.