You may track your time to bill your clients, but how else are you using your timeslip data in your company? Now that time tracking is as easy as starting a timer in FreeAgent, we’re taking a look at what business insights your time tracking data can unlock for you.
Quick and Dirty Tips post explains how tracking time is invaluable for freelance writers when it comes to estimating how long it will take them to complete a set amount of work - and it’s the same principle for anyone giving estimates to clients for
projects. When you’re able to evaluate all the time you actually spend working on a specific task, it provides useful information that enables you to give a
clearer, more accurate estimate for how long it will take - and cost - the next time you do a similar project.
It’s easy to do that one small favour for someone or put in a few extra hours for free to help push a job through. But this all adds up, and you may not be aware of just how many “free” hours you’re giving unless you start tracking your time. This blog
explains the dangers of “being too nice” with your time and how tracking can identify whether you’re being generous, or perhaps too generous with your time.
Have you learned something awesome about your business through tracking your time? Leave a comment or hit us up on twitter and let us know!