Precise measurement of working hours should be done with time tracking software with a start and stop a timer, like Toggl
. Manual hours input through services like Harvest
still offer good time accounting if people use it on a daily basis. In well-organized companies, even the CEO tracks time. Correct time tracking without big delays could be part of the quarterly employee evaluation practice. Personal scheduling and time tracking with a dedicated software program like Timely
usually positively affect productivity.
Billable hours give you answers to the following important questions:
- How does actual time match the planned time on a project?
How should we estimate a new similar project?
How many hours did we spend on this project?
Which projects received more contribution?
How does the logged time match assignments?
collects information from any time tracker and segments it by office, client, project, department, role, and employee for any selected period.