Employee Workload: Why Are My Employees Not Hitting Targets?

One of the biggest challenges in running a small business is balancing the workload of your employees. Your employees are your most valuable asset. Making sure they are not overbooked and matching them up with projects and tasks that fit is a constant struggle. Dovico takes a lot of the guesswork out of resource allocation with Employee Workload. So, back to the title of this blog post: why are my employees not hitting targets? There…

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Timesheet Anxiety: The Real Reason Employees Aren’t Submitting Time

It’s no secret that employees hate filling in their timesheet. The reasons why employees aren’t doing it may have never crossed your mind. While chasing down employees to submit their timesheet may be a stressful part of your job, have you ever considered the stress placed on an employee to fill them in? Enter, timesheet anxiety. We’ve asked some of our clients for feedback on why their employees have struggled to fill in their time….

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Dovico Timesheet Enhancements & Fixes for February 2019

We’re continually improving our software to bring you the best experience possible. Here’s a list of enhancements and fixes we’ve released during February 2019: Fixed: (Version 14) An ugly server error (Runtime Error) is no longer displayed when the user edits a task but doesn’t have Read access to it. Fixed: (Version 14) Employee Workload properly loads if a project name contains quotation marks. Fixed: “Notify me” options in Employee Settings are remaining checked. For…

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Paralysis by Analysis: How to Quickly Move on a Decision

At some point in your life, you’ve struggled to make a decision. Perhaps you regularly struggle with making a decision. Stuck between a rock and a hard place, you buckle under pressure, freeze with indecisiveness and back down from making a choice. You’ve allowed the opportunity for growth to fade and let another life lesson fizzle. You become stuck in a state of paralysis by analysis. You paralyze yourself by analyzing the potential outcome. The…

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SR&ED: How Dovico Helps With Innovation Funding

Innovating is a risky proposition. Organizations looking to break through their industry can incur some costly bouts of trial and error. To ease those barriers to innovation, the Canadian government has a program available called the Scientific Research and Experimental Development Tax Incentive Program or SR&ED; some people even call it”SHred“. What is SR&ED? On average $4 billion in tax relief or credits are given annually to over 24,000 Canadian organizations in almost every conceivable…

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10 Ideas to Build Healthy Minds at Work

There’s no such thing as having a work life and home life balance anymore. We have one life, and it must balance on its own. Just like having a healthy mind at home, we also must build healthy minds at work to have a healthy and fulfilling life. Our mental health doesn’t stay at home. Mental health is the ultimate lifelong balancing act. It doesn’t discriminate whether you are at home or on the job….

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Dovico Timesheet Enhancements & Fixes for January 2019

We’re continually improving our software to bring you the best experience possible. Here’s a list of fixes and enhancements we’ve released during January 2019: Fixed: Users will no longer be locked out of the application when large quick assignments are performed. UPDATE: While users are no longer locked out, there are other issues surrounding logged in users when quick assignments are being performed. We’re currently working on this issue and will announce a fix in…

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What Is the Real Value of a Timesheet?

When searching for a timesheet solution, what comes to mind is ease of use, scalability and handy tools. It can be a tough job trying to find the right fit that matches business needs with the budget. Understanding the value of your purchase of a timesheet doesn’t come until a few months in when employees regularly submit their time. But, if they don’t submit their time, a timesheet becomes rather worthless. How can you get…

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Dovico Timesheet Fixes & Enhancements for December 2018

We are constantly improving our software to bring you the best experience possible. Here is a list of fixes and enhancements we have released during the month of December 2018: Fixed: An ugly error that came up when users would try to add employees to a project if they didn’t have proper read/write access to those employees. Enhancement: Removed expired tasks from employee’s list of tasks in Workload. Fixed: Display the “Quick Assign” button for…

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Dovico Cares: Leading with Love Helps Our Community

With a world wrapped up in targeted marketing, increasing exposure and sales, its no wonder most of us are tired of hearing that a company is “giving back.” What exactly are they giving back? What did they take in the first place? It all comes down to intention. I’ll admit, it was difficult to write this blog post about Dovico Cares. I didn’t want it to come off sounding like another sales pitch or public…

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