With the amount of employees who now work from home, more managers are becoming concerned with the reduction in focus and productivity. 53% of employees spend 3 or more hours each day on non-work related activities. 28% of workers spend time just checking and answering their email for extended amounts of time. These factors alone are contributing to billions of dollars being wasted in productivity each day.
While it is true that employees seem to be less productive when working from home, many note that this is due to feeling overwhelmed and burnt out. 75% of remote workers often feel they are not able to allocate their time, and feel that their work suffers from that. Luckily, there is a solution that can help alleviate the stress of remote workers and increase their productivity.
Automated time tracking can help employees see exactly where their time is being spent each day. A digital map of the day shows which tasks are most important so that workers can prioritize them. Time tracking can also help schedule breaks away from the computer which have been reported as being very helpful for increasing overall productivity in employees.
Tracking where remote workers are spending their time can also help managers have a clearer view of where their hours are being allocated.This information can help managers understand their employees’ work processes better, understand where resource demand is highest, and track where their budget is being wasted.
Time tracking tech is beneficial for remote workers and managers alike. Learn more about automated time tracking in the infographic below: