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The Negative Impacts of A Non-Productive Culture

The lack of a productive culture can signal serious problems for an organization, especially in the fast-paced and highly competitive Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) sector. So if your organizational culture is unproductive, you’ll need to identify the reasons why and develop solutions to motivate your workforce. In this article, we’ll look into the effects of an unproductive culture, discover the leading causes, and tell-tale signs indicating the lack of a productive culture.

Can Microsoft Teams Monitor Employees?

Let’s address the elephant in the room. Yes, Microsoft Teams (MS Teams) can help employers monitor employees. As a manager, you can track almost everything your employee does within Teams. This includes text conversations, recorded calls, Zoom meetings, and more. Now, this opens you up to more questions. How can Microsoft Teams monitor employees? What exactly does it track? Are there any privacy concerns you should be aware of? Don’t worry.

14 Notable Free Employee Scheduling Software

Scheduling employees manually or using spreadsheets can be a long, tedious process, often resulting in overlapping shifts and unproductive schedules. In fact, businesses like restaurants spend nearly 2-8 hours scheduling their shifts. That’s why many companies now opt for scheduling software that helps them save time, create productive schedule shifts, and avoid miscommunication.

IT Time Tracking: Benefits, Top 10 Tools

Your IT teams may be working for multiple clients and projects at a time. To effectively manage their productivity, you’ll need to ensure they accurately track their work hours. Today’s time tracking tools come with features like accurate time tracking, payroll, and project management. They can drastically boost your team’s productivity and increase company profitability. In this article, we’ll take a look at the top benefits of tracking your IT team’s work hours.

11 Best Invoicing Software: Features, Pricing, Reviews

The invoicing process can become more time-consuming as your business grows due to more significant volumes of sales and clients. Fortunately, invoicing software can help your business automate invoicing and collect payments too. In this article, we’ll compare the 11 best invoicing software based on their features, customer reviews, and pricing. We’ll also discuss what to look for in an invoicing software solution. Let’s get started.

4 Free Software Development Timesheet Templates

Timesheets offer a simple and convenient way to track project durations and the efficacy of every software developer in your team. They also help you calculate billable hours at the end of each pay cycle to make payments and create client invoices. To make the timekeeping process consistent and faster, you can opt for a customized software development timesheet template. In this article, we’ll share four customizable Excel timesheet templates for your software development projects.

10 Free Time Tracking Software (Plus a Robust Alternative)

Tracking time can help you understand your employees’ time usage and improve your business’s productivity. If you want to try out a time tracker, some time tracking software solutions have a free plan. However, such free plans often limit the number of seats, projects, or features included. A free time tracking software can be good for freelancers and small teams with basic time tracking needs. But a large team with complex needs a sophisticated and comprehensive time tracking software.

A Guide to Providing Equipment For Remote Workers: Best Practices & Essentials

Wondering whether providing equipment for remote workers is a good idea? This guide is for you. We have seen much of the world tentatively revert to traditional workspaces. However, some organizations have decided to permanently adopt hybrid workplaces – a working model combining remote and office work. This will essentially keep much of their workforce operating remotely, occasionally. Nevertheless, organizations with permanent remote or hybrid workforces must rethink workplace policy.

Time Doctor's Study of How One BPO Transitioned to Work from Home and the Impact on Workplace Productivity

In an effort to better understand the impact of the pandemic on workplace productivity, Time Doctor teamed up with one of our major outsourcing clients in the Philippines to examine their data and uncover insights. We compared performance data from the two months prior to the pandemic to the two months following their transition to WFH to discover how remote work impacted agent behavior and affected productivity. Some surprising insights followed.

Inhouse Vs Outsourced Software Development

In the digital era, more and more businesses rely on software development in order to enhance their business processes. Therefore, the need for software development is increasing at a mind-boggling rate. Inhouse software development is the first choice of businesses around the world. However, the shortage of developers or skilled professionals compels the business leaders to go for outsourcing. More businesses are relying on external teams in order to handle their software development projects.