BigTime Software, Inc.

BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Before You Buy Time and Billing Software Ask These Questions
    When you’re searching for the right time and billing software to run your firm, you need to know what questions to ask a vendor. You’ll save time (and money) in your software selection process when you ask these essential questions. Is Their Time and Billing Software Customizable? Can terminology be personalized by industry? Can you make certain timesheet fields mandatory? Can you customize invoi...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • 7 Ways You Can Use Data to Communicate Your Value
    At a recent American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) meeting, the talk at our table was about the value gap. Clients and municipalities are cost-conscious, and rightly so. They are mandated to get the best possible price for a project. Engineering firms, on the other hand, must provide competitive pricing in order to compete in the marketplace. But the lowest price doesn’t accommodate the...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • 10 Tips on Time Management Within the Workplace
    As a time and billing software company, we’re always on the lookout for articles about time management. You see, we help thousands of service firms run more successful businesses with online time tracking, project management, and reporting. And all of those things are related to time: tracking it, connecting it with firm workflows, and capturing the data associated with it. We really like quick ti...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • U.S. Consulting Spending Tops $58 billion in 2016
    A recent article from the Wall Street Journal revealed that U.S. companies increased spending on consulting by 7.1 percent in 2016 as more businesses sought advice on cybersecurity, according to a report by Source Global Research. Spending on management-consulting reached $58.7 billion last year. The pace of hiring outside advice rose fastest in the pharmaceutical industry, though financial servic...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Android Users Get a Smarter Mobile Timesheet App
     Product Update – April 2017 Android users: you deserve a better smarter mobile timesheet app that simplifies your on-the-go work life. And that’s exactly what this product update delivers. Let’s take a closer look. Timesheets, Timers, and Expenses Now Android phones recognize the required fields feature.  A required field is exactly what it sounds like in that the user is required to complete a ...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Why Fixed Fee Billing is Just Dumb for IT Consulting Firms
    We’re excited to host our first guest blog post from Gene Marks. Gene is an active consultant for growing businesses. He’s an expert in process and technology. And, he’s a columnist for Inc. Magazine, Forbes and Entrepreneur.com (among other things). While we have tons of firms who use BigTime’s fixed-fee billing capabilities, Gene reminds us that value-billing isn’t for everyone. He’s an expert o...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Successful Project Management Drives Successful Firms
    We use Trello to manage our marketing activities. It’s an awesome tool that helps us keep track of tasks that don’t require a budget or need to be invoiced. We’re also big fans of the Trello blog. A recent post by Scott Friesen titled This is Why Your To-Do List is Going Nowhere jumped off the page and smacked us right between the eyes. Here’s what he wrote. “ … the ability to review your Read Mo...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Invoicing Options and Other Cool Features Come to BigTime
    Product Update: March 2017 When you’re preparing invoices in BigTime, you need options. Each client has different invoicing requirements and you need to move quickly from one style to another. It’s easier than ever to customize invoices, and this update gives you the option to create a simple summary of time and expenses. How Customizing Invoices Works You can personalize the appearance of your in...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Expense Tracking Apps for the 21st Century
    When mobile expense tracking apps are so widely available, why do so many professional service firms stick with manual processes? According to Robert Neveu in CPA Practice Advisor, many smaller organizations can manage a manual process just fine due to lower reporting volume and reimbursement requirements. The Problems with Manual Expense Tracking But there are problems with manual processes Rea...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • 3 Ways Time Tracking Software Can Help You Take on the Top Time Waster at Work
      Allbusiness.com asserts that email is the #1 communication tool in the workplace. It’s also the top time waster, beating out office meetings for the #1 spot. “Email consumes 23% of the average employee’s workday and that average employee checks his or her email 36 times an hour,” according to Forbes contributor David Burkus. Do the math. That’s about 2 hours a day when you add in an extra 16 mi...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • 3 Things You Need to Know About Online Timesheets
    1. Online timesheets are about more than time. They’re really about data. Brian Saunders, CEO of BigTime Software knows a thing or two about online timesheets. When asked why we even bother to track time he said, “It’s because the stuff on a timesheet is really data. And the whole point of tracking time is to collect this data and then use it to make better business decisions.” As the owner of ...
  • BigTime Customers Have Minimal Downtime During Amazon Service Interruption
    On Tuesday, February 28th Amazon Web Services (AWS), the storage and hosting platform used by a large number of companies (including BigTime) experienced intermittent outages. The impact was far-reaching across many popular websites and services, including one of BigTime’s favorite productivity apps and integration partner, Slack. Though the outage was widely reported by national news outlets, som...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • Product Update: February 2017
    Puxatony Phil might have predicted six more weeks of winter, but we’re pretty much okay with that. (We are in Chicago after all.) Besides, with a new year in full swing, we are eager to share what we’ve been up to so far in 2017: improvements to BigTime’s synchronization tools with Quickbooks and Lacerte, a faster way for project leads to add themselves to teams, and reporting made even easier. A ...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • 3 Must-Have Time Management Skills for Professional Service Firm Owners
    Time management is the ability to plan and control how you spend the hours in your day to effectively accomplish your goals, according to Psychology Today. Experts in this arena seem to agree, and there are countless theories behind the most productive habits. Kevin Kruse even shared his findings from research and interviews with ultra-productive billionaires, Olympic athletes, straight-A students...
  • Announcing TaxLink for Lacerte 2016
    They say that taxes are one of the few certainties in life. At BigTime, our response to this certainty has been to offer a solution for simplifying the work accounting firms and tax preparers face each tax season. And that’s called TaxLink. Since 2013—when BigTime first introduced the syncing software—we have offered a way for accounting firms who use Lacerte to integrate with BigTime and take adv...
  • Product Update: December 2016
    The sun sets a bit earlier these days here in our home base of Chicago, but we haven’t let that stall our forward momentum. We’ve been hard at work improving the time-tracking, billing, and project management software you know and love. This month we have some exciting news about the way you view your workflow, how Slack will make BigTime work even better for you, and some new-and-improved prin...
  • BigTime Announces A New and Really Improved User Knowledgebase
    Publisher, inventor, and Founding Father Benjamin Franklin also found time to churn out wise and witty aphorisms like, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” We couldn’t agree more. The new user knowledgebase is an investment in our customers and their ability to run a smarter and more profitable firm using BigTime. REBUILDING FROM THE GROUND UP Much like remodeling a home, one thi...
  • Study of 12 Million Time Sheets Finds 140 Character Notes Increase Realization
    Research Reveals $35 Billion in Billings is Lost Every Year A recent study by BigTime Software, a cloud SaaS provider of time management software for professional services firms, found that $35 billion in billings is lost every year because of poor or nonexistent notes supporting employee time entry. Previous studies, including one published in the Harvard Business Review last year, surveyed timek...
  • 3 Trends We Observed At Quickbooks Connect
    As expected, QB Connect was a splashy event with celebrity speakers, and plenty of high-powered tracks on how to evolve your CPA practice and grow your business consulting firm. SHOUT OUT TO OUR CUSTOMERS The in-booth visits from so many of our truly awesome customers were among Bigtime’s best moments at QB Connect. The booth traffic was really intense and many of you slipped away before we c...
  • 3 Ways to Get More Out of Business Books Using the Kindle App For PC
    “Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.” Thank you, Francis Bacon, late 16th century English philosopher, statesman and promoter of the scientific method. Bacon, with an apparent skill for one-liners, also received attribution for the phrase, “Knowledge is power.” The challenge for busy 21st-century professionals is finding the time to consum...
  • QuickBooks Connect. Why BigTime Will Be There.
    BIGTIME SEEKS MARKETING PARTNERS AT QUICKBOOKS CONNECT BigTime is attending QuickBooks Connect to talk with accountants who want to elevate their practice. Stop by and see us at B12 Uptown. We want to meet professionals who are ready to stand out from everyone else and be a game changer – that rare person who brings solutions to their clients’ problems. ACCOUNTANTS AS TRUSTED ADVISORS Accountin...
  • Product Update: October 10, 2016
    In our quest for continuous product enhancement, we are really excited to announce new features that will help our customers save even more time. You already know we’re all about time: tracking it, managing it, billing it, and using all of that data to generate real-time reporting. The diverse features in this release simplify the management of recurring requests, enrich task tracking, advance ...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • The Critical Path of Effective Practice Management
    For a Sane and Profitable Tax Season Don’t be that “guy.” The owner of an accounting practice reached out to us for a way to track client due dates, manage staff workload, and automatically track the status of client engagements. That’s great. That’s what we do. Only, he sent the email and signed up for a free trial in the middle of the night – during tax season. Don’t be that “guy” this tax seas...
BigTime Software, Inc.
BigTime Software, Inc.
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  • CEO Brian Saunders On How BigTime Bet On The Cloud And Bolstered Growth
    In a recent Built In Chicago feature, BigTime CEO Brian Saunders talked about the agonizing and counterintuitive business decision he had to grapple with at a pivotal point in the company’s growth. In 2002, many of BigTime’s customers were using an on-premise version of the company’s time tracking and billing software. Saunders knew that the enterprise software industry was moving to a cloud SaaS...
BigTime Software, Inc.
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