According to theGlassdoor, the average company in the United States spends almost $4,000 to hire a new employee and about 24 days to fill the position.
The costs are many including sourcing candidates (job boards, career fairs, website postings, referral rewards, external recruiters, etc.), screening candidates by telephone and in person, testing (hard and soft skills) plus negotiating an acceptable offer. Add to that the cost of training which is estimated at $1,075 per learner according to the2017 Training Industry Report and you are looking at a tidy sum to attract, train and retain top talent. If they leave for any reason, you are tasked with repeating this process (and cost) all over again.
Employee monitoring is an incredibly useful tool for any company. Not only is it handy to make sure that your employees are doing the work that they’re supposed to be doing, but it can provide useful stats regarding their work habits and how they spend their time.
Yet, with all this data, it can be difficult to figure out how to best utilize this information to help boost your employees’ productivity. While there is limitless potential with the data you collect, there are a few key things you can start with that should give you good results right off the bat.Read More
Tracking browsing history can provide deep insight into the Internet life of any particular web user by showing his/her online behavior, most frequently visited websites and interests. Do you suspect that your employees abuse their Internet access at work by chatting with friends, doing shopping online, playing computer games, browsing social media like Facebook or Instagram during office hours? Then it’s high time to monitor their browsing history and find out all the truth.Read More
New video has been published – quick overview of Activity Monitor features.
Learn how to monitor employee computers in your organization. Protect your company from insider threats and improve employees’ performance.
Click here to watch the video (full screen view is recommended):
In this video:
Real time monitoring of remote computers in admin console;
Viewing of user activity logs and reports in SoftActivity web app in browser;
You provide a PC workstation for your employee to do actual work. How are they actually spending their time? Perhaps not all that surprisingly, Salary magazine reports that 69 percent of polled employees said they waste at least some time at work on a daily basis (even if a good portion of the other 31 percent just told the pollster what they wanted to hear, that’s bad enough). It’s not getting better, either. The problem is up 20 percent from last year.
Do you suspect that your employees spend too much of the working time chatting with their friends? Indeed, personal chats in instant messengers on the workplace during office hours has become one of the most critical problems for many managers and business owners. If you need to track your employee chatting and other activities in Yahoo Messenger, SoftActivity is here to provide you with an extremely powerful, easy-to-use, yet affordably priced tools to handle this crucial business task with minimum investments and efforts involved.
We provide sophisticated, full-fledged computer spy software solutions for business monitoring needs – Activity Monitor and SoftActivity TS Monitor that include not only a Yahoo Messenger spy recorder, but also the comprehensive range of advanced monitoring and recording tools designed to help you gain total control over all your network activities.
While Activity Monitor comes perfectly for local network tracking needs, SoftActivity TS Monitor is designed specifically for recording Terminal Server sessions. In such a way, you can monitor Yahoo Messenger chats of both your local and remote employees. These smart solutions record both sides of conversations and you can see messages typed in real-time. Moreover, Activity Monitor and SoftActivity TS Monitor work perfectly with all popular IM clients, including Skype, Windows Live Messenger, AOL and IRC.
Our programs can be easily installed on any computer within your LAN. You can also install them remotely from your administrator’s PC or via Active Directory Group Policy in a Windows domain and then monitor Yahoo messenger chats in your entire network from any location with Internet access.
Start using Activity Monitor or SoftActivity TS Monitor from SoftActivity today to prevent your employees from using Yahoo Messenger or other IMs for personal chatting purposes as well as to avoid any other Internet abuse and data leakage problems.