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June 19, 2017

What is the 9/80 work schedule all about? You may have heard of the 9/80 work schedule. Perhaps a neighbor’s company offers it as an option for their employees. You probably know that it involves Fridays off, and you know that sounds cool. But do you really know how it works? It’s like this: The…

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June 12, 2017

The time clock looms above the working man. He toils away as the clock ticks, measuring every second to ensure he works at full capacity. It’s just a picture of every person in the world at his job, be it in a factory or an office. A time clock rules the working person’s day. Work,…

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May 24, 2017

Bric recently unveiled a free timesheet calculator. It’s open to the public and free, simply check out our website and you can build timesheets right away. Why is Bric, a project management software, giving away a timesheet calculator for free? Of course we’d love for your ad agency to try a free trial of our…

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May 17, 2017

Excellent management skills begin with talking to yourself. It’s not crazy: it’s an exercise in time tracking excellence. Which brings us to the big question of the day: Why do you need a time card for your employees? You may be thinking: “What a ridiculous question. We need time cards to track time, duh!” But…

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May 6, 2017

Dear project planning manager, Please ensure a) deadlines aren’t missed, b) goals are met,  c) employees are happy and d) the client is satisfied. We regret to inform you that failure to project plan accurately will result in your 100% accountability. Sincerely, Project planning logic 🙂 There’s no way around it. Project planning boils down…

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April 7, 2017

Over the past year, we at Bric have dedicated a lot of mental space to the importance of time tracking software. Despite this, we still haven’t written an article explicitly on the subject. So, here we go. In France, students learn the art of the essay at a young age. It’s not the 5 paragraph essay…

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April 1, 2017

Unlike other parts of your resume, it’s difficult to fake answers to Python interview questions. Maybe your two years of customer service experience is more like one and a half. But your knowledge of Python — you either have it or you don’t. The interviewer is going to find that out sooner than later. That’s because Python…

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March 27, 2017

Asking the right questions to gauge an applicant’s knowledge of a any computer language can be tricky. This is particularly true for JavaScript interview questions. A single person does not need to know the language in its entirety to use part of it. They might be able to use Javascript without actually understanding how it works. …

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March 21, 2017

Writing a project proposal is stressful. You invest time and brainpower for a chance to win. You want every advantage possible. Your business may stack up equally to competitors in all other areas, but if your proposal format is lacking style and tact, you may be tossed to the side. Keep your content focused on your…

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March 19, 2017

Your ability to ask great job interview questions is key to running a professional service firm. As a partner you have 3 responsibilities: business development, creative leadership, and recruiting. Recruit the best people and both of these other two jobs become fun. Standard interview prompts and questions like “Tell me about yourself” or “How did…

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