The TSheets Time Tracking Blog

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June 25, 2018

The FLSA Turns 80: A Look Behind, a Look Ahead, a Look Beyond

The basis for this octogenarian statute, its successes, and the challenges it continues to face   Eighty years ago today, the US economy was in its […]
June 12, 2018

June 12 Is World Day Against Child Labour

But 151.6 million kids are still going to work   You may be familiar with this picture. It was taken in the early 1900s, when children […]
June 6, 2018
Study finds landscapers work overtime every week

TSheets Study Reveals 1 in 2 Landscapers Works Overtime Every Week

If the thought of working outside every day sounds like a breeze, you might be in for a surprise. A new study reveals that in any […]
June 1, 2018
Changes to home healthcare regulations coming 2019

Electronic Visit Verification Systems Required by 2019

A new quality control solution for in-home and personal care workers   It’s no secret that in-home healthcare professionals are some of the most overworked and […]
May 29, 2018
flsa overtime changes coming soon

Labor Laws and Overtime Deja Vu

The DOL plans to propose new overtime regulations — haven’t we been here before?   It’s easy to feel confused by the news surrounding the Department […]
May 8, 2018
teachers appreciation day 2018

New Data Shows Educators Work 11 Hours Overtime per Week

This Teacher Appreciation Day, the proof is in the timesheets   According to the Pew Research Center, US primary school children spend an average of 943 […]
March 20, 2018

The $22 Billion Cost of Wage Theft

Wage theft happens more than you think — could automated timesheets be the solution for fair compensation? The employee-employer relationship is founded on a delicate balance […]
March 13, 2018

Is It Time to Rewrite Federal Labor Laws?

We’re sitting down with employment experts to find out if the decades-old FLSA is in need of an overhaul This summer, the Fair Labor Standards Act […]
February 10, 2018

Maryland Sick and Safe Leave Laws Are Here — Are You Ready?

Ready or not, new sick and safe leave laws are here. If you’re an employer in the state of Maryland, it’s time to update your sick […]
February 9, 2018

Not Seeing Predictive Scheduling Laws in Your State? This Might Be Why.

Be wary of riders taking unpopular legislation into law Not every law is passed in plain sight. In fact, unpopular bills become law all the time, […]
February 8, 2018

The 2017 Federal Tax Reforms Were Touted as ‘Good for Business’ — But Are They Good for Independent Contractors? Part III

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act brings mixed news for side-hustlers We’ve been focusing a lot, lately, on people who work for themselves. After all, people […]
February 8, 2018

The 2017 Federal Tax Reforms Were Touted as ‘Good for Business’ — But Are They Good for Your Business? Part II

3 limits to deductions: A major downside of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act for small businesses The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — like any […]