Employee Spotlight: Who’s Carl Chase?

Who’s Carl Chase? Although Superman was not the first superhero character, he is what we define in a hero. An everyday person who rises to do unhuman-like tasks for the greater good of humanity. To anyone in Metropolis, Clark Kent was just a non-assuming journalist. But when the forces of darkness crept over their city, the red cape came on, and Superman prevailed. At Dovico, we’re grateful to have our own Superman, but we call…

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Dovico Timesheet Updates & Fixes for July 2019

Ahh, the dog days of summer are here! Have you taken any vacation time yet? We’re continually improving our software to bring you the best experience possible. Here’s a list of updates and fixes we’ve released in July 2019: Fixed (version 14): Assignment charge rates for a project billed by task rate is no longer changed when changing the rate in the employee properties.

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6 Meaningful Benefits of Expense Report Software

Are you buried in paper from piles of coffee-stained receipts and crumpled expense reports? How much time are you wasting chasing staff down to correct incomplete or illegitimate expense claims? If you can relate to these frustrations, then these benefits of expense report software may be of value to you. It’s time to ditch the paper. There are always better ways to do everything. Expense reporting is not an exception. As your company grows, meaningful…

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Government Contributions: How a Timesheet Can Help Grow Your Company

By Diane Doucet – Dovico Co-Founder and Time Coach Edited by: Jeff Nagle Over the past 25 years, Dovico has been the recipient of many federal and provincial government contributions. This funding has been crucial to our growth and stability over the years. For each submission, I was the portfolio manager responsible for the entire application process. I would also manage the communication and documentation for all approved contributions. Based on my experiences, and the…

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How Engineering Consultants Are Saving Time

But there never seems to be enough timeTo do the things you want to doOnce you find them Lyrics to “Time in a Bottle” by Jim Croce If you’re a little unsure about the profitability and efficiency of your projects, you’re not alone. It may seem like a simple task to just bill clients for time spent working on their projects, but let’s be honest, it’s a pain in the rear. Your efficiency comes down…

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How At-Work Volunteering Helps Heal Communities

We live in an ever-growing socially conscious world. Many companies are giving employees time away from their regular duties to volunteer within their community. This gesture of encouraging volunteering not only builds company goodwill, but it also gives employees more meaning to their time at work. And in times of adversity, volunteering helps heal communities by reconnecting the people within them. While many charitable organizations will always welcome cash donations, it’s feet on the ground…

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Dovico Timesheet Enhancements & Fixes for June 2019

It’s June already? Wow, time flies when you’re working hard. Vacation time is almost here! We’re continually improving our software to bring you the best experience possible. Here’s a list of enhancements and fixes we’ve released in June 2019: Fixed (version 14): Assignment rates no longer default to original billing rate after first time entry has been entered. Fixed: Users are now able to view approved expense attachments in Firefox. Fixed (version 14): Users are…

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Tired? This Conversation with Dr. Greg Wells Might Help!

Fatigue affects us all. More than 43% of workers are reportedly fatigued. You are working longer hours, leading busier home lives and committing more hours on distractions from the stress of it all -binge watching Game of Thrones anyone? There is a balance to life and it seems as though we are off center. So, who is losing the battle for your time? Your faithful and reliable pillow. Surprise! In exchange for more waking hours,…

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How Podcasting Can Build a Better Community

A community is a sense of belonging you get when you are in a group of like-minded people. People who you share common attitudes, interests and goals with make up your community. Podcasting helps communities connect and share those common thoughts and ideas. And when you belong to a community, you feel secure from the alignment. We sell timesheet software. So why would Dovico get into the podcasting business? Time tracking is a method to…

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Ditch the Paper: Get Free Google Timesheet Templates

You’ve arrived at this page for a reason. You’re looking for a timesheet solution that will help you –preferably a free one. Well, I’m here to help you a little by offering you free Google Sheets timesheet templates! It’s a start! You’re stressed out over the timesheet system you have in place and your billing is a mess. You’re busy and your staff are working long hours on billable projects, yet the time reported doesn’t…

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