Blog for Time Management and Time Tracking

Here you will find information, tips and tricks, and other articles on productivity, time management, and more.
Additionally, we also inform you about all the latest news regarding our time tracking software.

Conflict in the workplace: Origins, Reasons and Consequences

Mrs. Jones has a bigger office; Mr. Smith has a bigger pay check: comparisons amongst employees in the workplace can be poisonous – and a breeding ground for conflict! The frustrating feeling doesn’t just emerge with colleagues, but also with the boss. Suddenly, a small conflict in the workplace has become a threat to our career. […]

17.06.2015 Reading time: 3 min Time Management and Tips
Changing Working Norms – Ready for the Work of the Future?

W-LAN, Smartphones, Tablets, Social Networks and Cloud Computing as far as the eye can see. We have quietly moved towards becoming technology gurus, with statuses rarely differentiating from “Online.” It doesn’t matter where we are, when the sun goes to bed or who we are with; technological progress has us in its grasp and even […]

04.06.2015 Reading time: 4 min Time Management and Tips
Generate New Ideas in Your Team – Creativity Techniques with a Difference

Creativity is the key ingredient for successful management of projects and helps bring light on original ideas. However, many of us are not simply able to switch on our creative side, which is why we have searched out some creativity techniques that are straight-forward to follow and may just help you find that quick solution […]

23.05.2015 Reading time: 3 min Time Management and Tips
Holiday at Home: How to Manage Stress and Relax on a Staycation

Not everyone wants to travel the world for their holiday. The drain on savings, finding the will to pack and last-minute organizational chaos? Whether makeshift or desired: a holiday at home should be at the top of the list! Even if holidays away from home appear to promise more relaxation – staycations save a considerable amount […]

10.05.2015 Reading time: 4 min Time Management and Tips
Project Management and Teamwork: Master Project Milestones Successfully in Your Team!

Managing complex projects demands the know-how of several employees and organised teams; project tasks must also be thoroughly planned and procedures coordinated. However, this is where things can often go wrong, because a lack of organisation with project management is not uncommon in most businesses. Nevertheless, many companies rely on team work, which is why […]

28.04.2015 Reading time: 3 min Time Management and Tips
Optimal Time Management without Time Wasters and Distractions

Many of us wish we could whip our time management skills into shape to achieve maximum output and success. However, avoiding distractions and potential time wasters at home or in the office is not as easy as it may seem at first and for this reason, outlined below are some of the worst and most […]

02.04.2015 Reading time: 3 min Time Management and Tips
Leave Management solutions are mobile!

The leave management functionality of TimeTac has arrived on our smartphone apps for Android, iOS and Windows Phone devices! As a solution for effective time tracking in the place of work, managing the time where employees are absent has always been a key feature of TimeTac. This is critical for when you want to plan […]

25.03.2015 Reading time: 4 min New and Improved
“Warning: this chair is damaging your health!“ – Ergonomic Workplace

Do you have an aching neck, heavy legs, and overstrained eyes? You may not realise it, but this is often due to having a poorly arranged work space; perhaps your desk is at the wrong height, you sit too close to the computer or everything on your desk is placed too far out of reach. […]

13.03.2015 Reading time: 2 min Time Management and Tips
The 9 Most Exciting Home Office Jobs

Do you want to earn a comfortable living from home?!? Call us! we have THE job for you!“ Here is our pick of the nine most exciting jobs which can be carried out from home… 1. Online Journalist/Author/Professional Blogger Writing can be performed in any part of the world and a change of scenery can […]

02.03.2015 Reading time: 5 min Time Management and Tips
User Authorization: New and Improved!

All employee settings in one glimpse, in one place: welcome to the new user authorization centre from TimeTac. As of now, you can access the user settings of all employees in one, convenient menu. Under Settings > User Settings > User Administration, you will see the relevant settings of your employees, from the allocation of […]

17.06.2013 Reading time: 2 min New and Improved
iCal Export Now Available for Annual and Team Calendars

Enjoy an even better overview with our new iCal export feature: TimeTac now allows you to export the annual and team calendars in iCal format. Simply choose a calendar via the leave day planner and click on the iCal export icon. Users can now view their TimeTac calendar in Outlook Calendar, Google Calendar or iCal. […]

16.05.2013 Reading time: 2 min New and Improved
iOS and Android Applications are go!

Our iOS app has just gone live and our Android app has got even better! Why restrict yourself to the office computer when working on the move, meeting clients and hosting exhibitions are part of the modern business routine? Don’t worry about missing a billable minute! The TimeTac app is there to cater for your […]

30.04.2013 Reading time: 3 min New and Improved
Visit TimeTac at CeBIT 2013:

Experience how new technology can create new possibilities: from 5th until 9th March in Hanover, TimeTac are showing you the complete portfolio of innovation and efficient time tracking for businesses of all branches. At our stand in Hall 7, we will present to you task and branch specific solutions for: Work time tracking, timesheets and […]

19.02.2013 Reading time: 2 min Time Tracking Solutions
The TimeTac Calendar – Time Tracking and Planning

The new TimeTac calendar now offers even more ease and possibilities! It doesn’t matter whether its post-dated time tracking, controlling and editing already recorded times or planning for the future – the TimeTac calendar is the central powerhouse. Timestamps are now even easier to edit From now on, you can split timestamps or slide in […]

30.10.2012 Reading time: 2 min New and Improved
A Piece of Cake: Post-Dated time tracking in TimeTac

Do you want to easily be able to record your times for activities at a later date? No problem. With post-dated time tracking from TimeTac, in an already familiar excel style, you can record the times for one or more employees in a jiffy. You can record times for a single day, or a whole […]

23.08.2012 Reading time: 1 min Time Tracking Solutions
Everything on one screen – The TimeTac Multiuser View

Begin time tracking with just one click – easily track all tasks and customer-related activities in the TimeTac workshop view. Simply click on the relevant task or client and time tracking will begin automatically. Changing from tasks to clients works in exactly the same way as starting time tracking: simply click on the relevant client […]

06.05.2012 Reading time: 1 min Time Tracking Solutions
Product care – Live Start with Buttons in TimeTac Pro

After listening to requests made by our clients, we decided it was necessary to incorporate the buttons for starting, stopping and changing tasks used in the “Punch” and “Light” versions of TimeTac into the “Pro” edition. As a result, selecting tasks in all three versions of TimeTac has never been so straightforward: Not a customer […]

05.04.2012 Reading time: 2 min Time Tracking Solutions
Leave Management made easy

The leave management add-on available in TimeTac presents you with all the necessary features for effective processing of employee leave and bonus time entitlements. The add-on has been optimally integrated into the basis programme so that you benefit from an extended range of functions that maintain clarity and ease of use. All calculations relating to […]

24.01.2012 Reading time: 1 min Time Tracking Solutions
Who, When, Where? – Better Task Management with GPS Time Tracking

Activating “GeoLocation“ in the mobile version of TimeTac enables you to save the current GPS position of task start and finish times as a time marker – these can then be analysed in the manager version of TimeTac. This enables a manager to always have an overview of where and when employees closed a task. […]

13.01.2012 Reading time: 2 min Time Tracking Solutions
Payroll Accounting in TimeTac

Tracking work time in TimeTac makes it easy for you to manage your payroll accounting. The add-on for payroll accounting together with the individual working time models has the flexibility to respond to any individual requirements outlined in your company. Below is a screenshot of payroll accounting in TimeTac: The add-on for payroll accounting in […]

28.12.2011 Reading time: 2 min Time Tracking Solutions