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July 16, 2019

Accounting: What a rockstar, comedian, and MMA fighter have in common

Franciscan friar and mathematician, Luca Pacioli, is often regarded as “The Father of Accounting.” But accounting records actually date back more than 7,000 years, with a […]
July 9, 2019

The 2019 accountant summer reading list

As nice as it is to dust off that well-worn copy of “A Brief History of Economic Genius,” there’s just something about summer that demands more. […]
June 10, 2019

Calling all TSheetsPROs: Join us for Accountant Summer Love!

Picture the greatest love story of all time. Romeo and Juliet? Jack and Rose? Gatsby and Daisy? For us, it’s TSheets and our amazing TSheetsPROs! You might wonder why we’re […]
May 23, 2019

3 summer staycation ideas that won’t blow your budget

There’s nothing more nostalgic than summertime. It’s the season of play. Of popsicles by the pool and camping trips to favorite spots. For some, it’s the […]
May 7, 2019

Mom-preneurs put in 100-hour weeks—and still feel stressed on Mother’s Day

We’re in the midst of National Small Business Week, and over the years, we’ve learned that business owners wake up way too early, work weekends, and […]
April 23, 2019

TSheets named a Best Place to Work in Idaho, fifth year running

What is the Best Places to Work in Idaho™, you ask? The program was created to identify, promote, recognize, and support the Gem State’s best employers. […]
April 11, 2019

How US workers dribbled away $12.1B in lost productivity during March Madness

More than a quarter of U.S. employees watched March Madness during work hours in 2019, according to a recent TSheets survey. The impact on business: a […]
April 10, 2019

‘My cat is sick’ and 62 other fake excuses employees give to ditch work for March Madness

After 63 basketball games in the March Madness tournament, Virginia beat out Texas Tech in a dramatic overtime game to be crowned the 2019 NCAA champions. […]
March 22, 2019

Global survey reveals countries with the longest lunch breaks

Unlike in the United States where lunches are often microwaved and eaten quickly at our desks (or, even worse, in our cars), many parts of the […]
March 18, 2019

March Madness fans say watching at work builds morale

Last year, TSheets by QuickBooks ran its first-ever March Madness survey and released some pretty startling stats. Among the 200 employees we surveyed, nearly half said […]
March 15, 2019

How to host a slam-dunk March Madness activity at work

While research tells us March Madness doesn’t exactly boost productivity, it presents an excellent opportunity for teams to bond and win a few company culture points. […]
January 29, 2019

No PTO Left Behind — It’s Time to Plan a Vacation

National Plan for Vacation Day encourages workers to commit to health, happiness, and a few days off True or false: You could use a vacation. You […]