|By Marketwired .||
|January 29, 2013 12:00 PM EST||
BOISE, ID -- (Marketwire) -- 01/29/13 -- Keeping track of time. For businesses and individuals around the world, this remains a perennial New Year's resolution. Only now, more people are leaning on technology to tackle time tracking. TSheets, a leading timekeeping tech company based in Eagle, Idaho, offers proof in numbers. From 2011 to 2012, new sign-ups for the cloud-based time tracking and management software increased by 60 percent. In the start of 2013 alone, the upward spike in usage is even more impressive. If current trends persist, projected new accounts will increase by 100% this year.
TSheets now has tens of thousands of users in 30 different countries, with the U.S. being its largest market. So why the rush to online time tracking? "Flexibility, mobility, and real usability," say users that add up in business and in real life.
"Our payroll system was antiquated, with some locations using time clocks and some handwriting their time," says Diane Lovaas, accounting clerk at Tehama Tire Service with eight tire installation locations across Oregon and California. "My hardest obstacles were first and foremost getting the time cards here, and then totaling them was a nightmare."
All told, Lovaas once took 11 hours to gather and interpret time cards then perform payroll. After switching to TSheets, where employees in multiple locations can access time tracking tools on a website, mobile phone, and other devices, the entire process can be done in an hour.
"All I need to check when I receive my reports are the new entries for employee draws, medical, etc. I know the time itself is correct," notes Lovaas. "It has eliminated so many of the issues we were having, as I can oversee what the locations are doing daily, instead of at the end of each pay period."
More than anything, TSheets owes its success to its unique and continued focus on the employees that actually "use" TSheets on a daily basis. Around the world, users are excited about how TSheets has simplified time tracking. Katrina, an employee of DxR Development Group and user of TSheets says, "I love the one-click clock-in aspect, as opposed to the multiple selections that had to be made using our old time card system. There have also been no technical problems; I have nothing I dislike about TSheets." Katrina's comment is testimony to the TSheets mantra, "Businesses will love us because employees love us."
TSheets has seen the most growth in industries that need more flexibility and mobility in time tracking. Construction clients have grown by 35 percent, technology and technical services users by 13 percent, and professional services customers by 11 percent. Financial and tax services, as well as medical and healthcare fields, have each grown by 5 percent.
With clients ranging from small businesses to large international organizations, TSheets is the #1 employee rated and requested time tracking system on the planet.
For more, visit www.tsheets.com.
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