Modern Management

What do you do if your employees keep showing up late? – Business Article

Are you starting to notice that more and more your employees are coming in late? Is it starting to affect your business? You have customers to accommodate, so you need to make sure your staff is showing up on time. Here are the top 6 ways to improve on-time arrivals and make sure your staff and your customers are happy. 1. Identify and Measure Your Employees’ Attendance Identifying the problem may seem obvious: you see people showing up late once…

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5 Best Free To-Do List Apps – Business Article

Staying on track as an entrepreneur takes a fair bit of organization. With some handy to-do apps — that are free! — you can up your game. There’s an app for almost any personality, whether you want to keep it all strictly business or make your tasks into a rewards-based online game. As we start 2019, now’s as good a time as ever to try and get more organized. Microsoft To-Do Each day is new — that’s the philosophy behind Microsoft…

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What to Know About Buying a Franchise – Business Article

Getting the rights to a franchise business can be tough. But, as I’ve learned talking to franchisees, it’s really just the beginning — there’s a lot to learn, especially if it’s your first time operating a business on your own. We spoke to Matthew Marcom, a Territory Development manager and franchisee of Pelican’s Snoballs about the advice he’d give to someone who’s just secured their first franchise agreement. 1. Start a List This should be less a business thing and…

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Lathem and Acroprint vs. Homebase Punch Clock App – Business Article

If you need to track hours worked, you can use a free time clock app like Homebase, or a physical punch clock like those made by Lathem or Acroprint. Using a time clock app instead of punch clock has a few advantages beyond the enormous amount of money you’ll save. 1) Prevent early clock-ins With a time clock app like Homebase, you can prevent early clock-ins, which can add up. An employee clocking in to their shift a few minutes…

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