The TSheets Time Tracking Blog

The TSheets blog is home to small business advice, entrepreneurial insight, time tracking tips, and a whole lot of fun. Make every second count.

September 8, 2016

You Can Take The Person Out Of Corporate, But Can You Take The Corporate Out Of The Person?

In CEO Matt Rissell’s latest Forbes article, he asks the age-old question, “Can you take the corporate out of the corporate employee?” And the answer is… […]
August 29, 2016

Why You Should Always Look At The Data Before Making a Big Business Decision (or Even a Small One)

Matt Rissell Shares His Top Business Tip on MSNBC Your Business TSheets experienced four (count ‘em, FOUR) colossal go-to-market failures before we finally saw any major […]
August 11, 2016

Do You Have What It Takes To Enter The Arena?

A CEO and a UFC fighter step into the Octagon — it might sound like the beginning to a story that ends with a punchline, but […]
June 8, 2016

Follow Your Gut? Or Follow the Facts?

When it comes to making a business decision, should you rely on your gut instinct to steer you in the right direction? Or should you turn […]
May 25, 2016

Is It Time to Restructure Your Company? We’ve Got the Answer

“In the case of do or die, always do.” At least, that’s the advice you’ll get from TSheets CEO Matt Rissell. In other words, if you […]
May 19, 2016

5 Signs Your Business Partnership is on the Fast Track For Failure

TSheets CEO Matt Rissell was told to “never, ever, ever” form a business partnership. Ever. He was told this by his business professor, who devoted an […]
May 13, 2016

How to Develop a Positive Attitude When You’ve Been Hardwired With a Negative One

“Change your attitude, change your life.” That’s Matt Rissell’s final piece of advice in his recent article, “5 Ways to Make the Leap from Employee to […]
May 4, 2016

One Decade Later, I Would Still Make This Choice …

People are always asking me, “Why did you decide to start a tech company in Boise, Idaho?” And even more often, “How did you manage to […]
April 13, 2016

A Matter of Do or Die: Dealing With Technical Debt

“When it’s a matter of do or die, always do.” That was Matt Rissell’s stance when it came to keeping TSheets’ doors open–back when we were […]
April 5, 2016

Be a Champion.

Work really hard. [Period.] Play really hard. [Period.] I don’t know when the emphasis on punctuation became such a huge part of our second core value, […]
March 30, 2016

Is Your Sales Team Underperforming?

Ask These 4 Critical Questions to Get Back on Track Is your sales team underperforming? You might be surprised to learn that this troubling trend probably […]
March 16, 2016

3 Questions to Ask Before You Hire a Business Consultant

So you’re thinking about hiring a business consultant. Prepare to hand over the reins and watch the profits roll in — right? Not so fast. Before […]