Redcort Software Blog

  1. Virtual TimeClock on Windows Tablets

    Running Virtual TimeClock in full screen mode, on a tablet computer, is a compelling idea for businesses. It’s a great solution where, budget, space, or mobility are important considerations.   Although you cannot run Virtual...
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  2. Virtual TimeClock 15

    Virtual TimeClock 15 introduces a new timecard approval system that allows workers, managers, and payroll personnel to electronically approve worker hours, overtime, and leave. New security features include password rules, encrypted databases, and TLS encrypted...
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  3. Michael Easton Joins Redcort

    We are pleased to introduce Michael Easton to the Redcort team. Michael will be working as a Customer Care Specialist while he learns about the company and its products.   Michael comes from an engineering...
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  4. Virtual TimeClock Tips & Tricks - October 2015

    Most people start using Virtual TimeClock to track their employee hours and overtime. It is easy to overlook the benefits of tracking hours that are not worked. In this issue of Tips & Tricks we'll...
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  5. Virtual TimeClock Tips & Tricks - September 2015

    A good deal of Virtual TimeClock's power and help to your business depends on understanding the various administrative options within the program. In this month’s Tips & Tricks we’ll help you understand and unlock the...
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  6. Saying Farewell to Jeff Morrow

    Here at Redcort Software, we are always sad to have a member of the team leave, especially when they have been with the business for almost a decade. However, we are also exited to see...
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  7. Recording Time or Reporting Time?

    The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) requires all employers to keep accurate time records for employees that are non-exempt. Employers are allowed latitude when it comes to selecting the method they use to record employee...
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  8. Industry Review: Law Offices

    The debate about whether billable hours is a good business model or not continues but one thing is for sure, the $257 billion legal industry is growing. Some analysts estimate growth of 10-12% in the...
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  9. Activities for One Employee

    Many people are already aware of Activities, the powerful feature within Virtual TimeClock that enables you to track hours worked at different tasks, job centers, store locations, departments, and more. Traditionally, activities are assigned to...
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  10. Error Loading Status Record

    If you have an employee who is using your time clock software and receives a message that says "Error loading status record" there is usually a simple fix. This message usually points to an issue in...
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  11. ​Quickbooks® Online

    If you own or manage a small to medium-sized business, you are probably aware of the Intuit®1 company name and their popular product, Quickbooks® . Intuit® was started in 1983 and after the success of...
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  12. Virtual TimeClock Tips & Tricks - August 2015

    August can be a busy month of transition for many employees and businesses. Wouldn't it be nice to know what date employees are returning from that last minute vacation just by glancing at your time...
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  13. Modem or Router: What's the Difference?

    Learning how computers communicate can be an intimidating experience. However, by learning a few key pieces of information, you can quickly understand some of the basics. One important piece of information to start with is...
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  14. Industry Review: Education

    According to industry experts, K-12 and higher education is expected to grow by 4.7% to nearly $16.6 billion in 2015. A subsector of that reported growth will be continued strong investment in technology-based solutions in...
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  15. Software Specialist Job Opening

    Do you enjoy interacting with people of diverse backgrounds from all over the world? Do you like being the person with all the answers? If so, then you'd make a great addition to our team...
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  16. Technical Specialist Job Opening

    Do you enjoy solving problems? Are you the person family and friends go to for help with technical issues? If so, then you'd make a great addition to our team here at Redcort Software. The...
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  17. Windows 10 is coming!

    Windows 10 will be launching on July 29, but it's not likely to be available for all types of devices right away. Microsoft has planned a phased approach with Windows 10, making it available for...
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  18. CheckMark® Payroll Integration

    Alongside the computer technology boom that began in the 1980s, a company called CheckMark®1 emerged. Shortly after its start in 1984, one of CheckMark® earliest products was accounting software for the Mac computer called General...
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  19. Virtual TimeClock Tips & Tricks - July 2015

    We at Redcort Software really enjoy talking and interacting with our customers. Not only do we gain valuable insight into your unique business needs, but we also get to hear and help answer great questions...
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  20. Ready for the California Sick Leave Law?

    Beginning July 1, 2015, the California Healthy Workplaces Healthy Families Act (State Assembly Bill AB 1522) takes effect. This new law requires all employers (with few exceptions) in the state to accrue and award paid...
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  21. Is Your Business ACA Compliant?

    Does your business need to pay for employee healthcare under the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? Most small businesses in the U.S. employ less than 50 workers and are currently exempt from the Employer Shared Responsibility...
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  22. Reporting Missed Punches

    Virtual TimeClock is a great solution for tracking employee time and attendance, but the key to automatically calculating hours and overtime is for staff to remember to use it consistently. Let's face it, occasionally employees...
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  23. Virtual TimeClock Tips & Tricks - June 2015

    Summer is almost here and that may mean changes for your business. For some, the change of season brings an increase in staff time off requests. For others, the change comes in the form of...
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  24. Windows Server 2003 Support

    Like Windows XP in 2014, Microsoft will be ending support for its Server 2003 platform on July 14, 2015. So what does that mean? According to Microsoft’s website, their programming team will no longer be...
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  25. Time Clock User Maintenance

    Do you have employees that no longer work for your company or organization but their names still show on the in/out board list? Or perhaps you have seasonal employees who are returning to work after...
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