Archive for September, 2012

Types of Hourly Employees

September 28th, 2012

Hourly employees are hired in a wide variety of industries, and portable time clocks and time and attendance systems can be used to track payroll time for the following job types:

Construction workers
Catering and hospitality workers
Medical employees, like nurses
Cleaning staff

Particularly when you employ staff that work shifts, with breaks in between, and time on the clock that is not actually scheduled, it is challenging to keep track of hours worked. Using a JobClock system is a wiser method!

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How to Play an Employee

September 21st, 2012

It is quite common in the construction and cleaning industries to pay employees on an hourly basis. However, when you’re just starting your business, or hiring new employees, you may choose to explore your options before coming to this decision. So, what exactly do you need to look at to determine if you should pay an employee on an hourly basis or with a salary?

The consistency of the work and hours – in many industries and positions, it is typical for an individual to work 9am to 5pm on a regular basis. In other roles and industries, there may …

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