Company Blog

  1. PTO vs. Individual Leave Policies

    Employers have a number of options when offering paid leave benefits to their employees. Many employers offer separate paid time off benefits to their employees, like vacation, sick leave, and personal days. Other employers offer...
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  2. Industry Review: Tax Preparation

    It’s getting close to April 15, but who’s counting? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 65,760 people who prepare your taxes just might be! Due to the intense but seasonal nature of tax...
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  3. Purchasing Time Clock Software

    When you're running a business (especially a small business), you have to consider many financial strategies. One of them is deciding how to pay for the support services like accounting, payroll, and time and attendance...
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  4. Virtual TimeClock 15 Release 1 Now Available

    We’re delighted to let you know that Virtual TimeClock 15 is now available! Virtual TimeClock 15 is a free upgrade for users currently enrolled in our Software Maintenance and Support program and all customers that...
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  5. Industry Review: Photography

    Great photographers have a creative eye for detail, aesthetic, and a steadiness to persevere in order to get that perfect shot. Those traits, together with a healthy dependence on technology, can benefit the savvy photography...
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  6. Daylight Saving Time 2015

    It’s that time of year again! On Sunday, March 8 at 2 AM, it's time to set your clocks forward one hour for most of those living in the United States. The observance of Daylight...
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  7. Are You Leaving Windows XP?

    The Windows XP operating system made a big splash when it launched in 2001 and has been a workhorse for many businesses, schools, and municipalities for over 12 years. Many of you may not know...
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  8. Canadian Statutory and National Holidays

    We always enjoy talking to our northern neighbors in Canada and occasionally we receive questions about whether Virtual TimeClock can calculate indemnity payments for observed statutory and national holidays. Virtual TimeClock does calculate pay based...
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  9. February 2015 Holidays

    In 1879, the 45th Congress of the United States designated February 22 as a federal holiday. The date was chosen because it is the birthday of the first President of the United States, George Washington....
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  10. Virtual TimeClock 15 Sneak Peek

    We're excited about the new changes coming to Virtual TimeClock in 2015 so here's a sneak peek at our first Virtual TimeClock release of the year. Here's a screenshot of the updated Security control panel...
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  11. Website Updates

    Redcort.com has received a number of enhancements to improve the user experience when researching time and attendance software, using the free employer resources, and using the self service support tools. Blogs, articles, past Tips &...
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  12. 2014 Year In Review

    2014 was another year of growth here at Redcort Software. We added additional staff on the operations side of the business to continually provide the exceptional customer experience you've come to expect from the industry...
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  13. January 2015 Holidays

    There are two federal and business holidays observed in the United States during the month of January: New Year's Day (1st) and Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (19th). Don’t expect mail delivery though. Like all...
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  14. 2015 Federal & Business Holidays

    Holidays have a way of bringing people to together, whether they be family, friends, or even strangers from diverse social, political, and religious backgrounds. There's something about religious, cultural, and national celebrations that help us...
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  15. Small Business Saturday

    Small Business Saturday is held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving in the United States and encourages people to shop at small, local businesses in order to help unite local communities during one of the busiest...
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  16. December Business Holidays

    Christmas Day became a legal federal holiday in the United States in 1870 under the presidency of Ulysses S. Grant and is celebrated on December 25. Christmas is also a widely observed cultural and civil...
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  17. November Business Holidays

    The month of November contains two US federal holidays. The first holiday is Veterans Day, which honors people who have served in the US Armed Forces. Veterans Day is celebrated on November 11 because World...
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  18. New California Sick Leave Law

    California recently passed a new sick leave law requiring most employers, regardless of size, to give their workers at least three paid sick days (24 hours) per year. Employers can award the paid sick time...
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  19. Mac OS X Yosemite

    We're pleased to announce that Virtual TimeClock 14 Release 4 is completely compatible with Apple's new Mac operating system, OS X 10.10 Yosemite. Redcort Software's engineers weren't surprised since being members of the Mac Developer...
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  20. Virtual TimeClock 14R4 Now Available

    We're delighted to announce that Virtual TimeClock 14 Release 4 is now available for immediate download. We've put a lot of effort into polishing this latest time clock software release and hope you enjoy the...
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  21. Macworld Review of Virtual TimeClock 14: An Excellent Time Tracking Choice

    Time clocks—with punch cards and a line of employees waiting to check in or check out of work—are an almost universal signifier of the modern industrial age. Punchcards, the physical paper type, are still in...
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  22. Developer Job Openings

    Here we grow again! We're currently looking for experienced developers for our mobile, desktop, and web time clock applications. Browse the latest developer job postings and send us your resume by checking out Career Opportunities...
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  23. What Is Windows RT?

    Windows RT is an edition of the Windows 8 operating system designed for mobile devices to improve power efficiency and allow for longer battery life. Windows RT looks and functions a lot like Windows 8....
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  24. Merry Maids Time Clock

    We've received a number of calls recently from Merry Maids franchise owners saying that Merry Maids corporate will no longer be handling payroll processing for them. Franchises will apparently be switching to new franchise management...
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  25. Tracking Volunteer Time

    Summer is the time many businesses tap into the newly liberated work force and bring on summer interns to help out. Of course, Virtual TimeClock is the perfect tool to keep track of temporary and...
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