The TSheets Time Tracking Blog

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October 15, 2019

Farmworkers average 15 overtime hours per week, study shows

Yet agriculture employees are still exempt from FLSA protections In a recent industry overtime study published by TSheets by QuickBooks, we learned that many workers around […]
October 1, 2019

New overtime rule, affecting 1.3 million US workers, finally arrives

The DOL’s new overtime rule takes effect on January 1, 2020. Here’s what to expect and how to prepare.  It’s finally happening. On September 24, 2019, […]
September 25, 2019
Women wearing a sweater and khakis, smiling and holding an open book, standing in a home office.

2020 Form W-4: How to get payroll and employees ready

Since the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the IRS has been revising Form W-4. Now comes the second draft of the 2020 Form W-4, the […]
September 19, 2019

Cash flow: A constant complication in construction, survey reveals

For an industry already suffering long hours and grueling work, cash flow problems for construction companies is an unwelcome, sour cherry on top. And it’s not […]
September 2, 2019

The history of Labor Day and the state of the labor force in 2019

What do barbeques, clearance sales, and labor unions have in common? They all relate to the unofficial end of summer: Labor Day. In the United States, […]
August 26, 2019

The reality of women’s equality in the US—and what you can do about it

Celebrated on August 26 in the United States, Women’s Equality Day was founded in 1973 to commemorate the 19th Amendment, in which women won the right […]
August 9, 2019

The trending appeal of part-time work

The economy is strong, or at least so the various reports on Google News tell us. Unemployment rates have held steady, and there are now more […]
August 5, 2019

Would you change your job to get free college tuition for your child?

It seems a bit oxymoronic to quit your job or demote your career so you can “afford” to get your children into college. However, some parents […]
June 11, 2019

Wage theft and exploitation still plague employees in Europe

The EU’s latest time tracking ruling serves as an opportune reminder A recent survey by TSheets of more than 3,500 working adults in Spain and Germany […]
June 5, 2019

New law says wage theft is a felony for Colorado employers

Colorado has taken the lead in the fight to end wage theft in the United States. A new state law has passed that could better protect […]
May 6, 2019
National Small Business Gender Bias

Survey reveals 1 in 10 business owners has disguised their gender

Starting a business is plenty hard. From marketing to staffing, financing to operating, there’s a never-ending list of factors to stay on top of. In honor […]
April 2, 2019

Equal Pay Day and the state of the gender wage gap in 2019

Equal Pay Day is when we raise awareness for how far we’ve come and how far we still need to go to realize equal pay in […]