Maintaining an efficient practice is no easy feat. Even though you can’t control everything that goes on at your practice, there are technological advances you can make to boost efficiency. For instance, submitting orders to spectacle lens suppliers online reduces duplicate work and time-wasting phone calls.
But, no matter how many productivity safeguards you have in place, employees inevitably get sidetracked or engage in non-work related matters, resulting in an efficiency nose dive. Our friends at The Optical Vision Site realized the implications of time-wasters and had some great ideas on how to address them. So, are you employing a time thief?
This is one of my pet peeves, people doing personal business at work. So irritating. Back in 2009 we wrote a post on Employee Time Theft and I thought I would run it again, as the issue keeps coming up over and over. So what is a time thief at work?
Time Theft comprises of the following:
Stop time thieves in their tracks and keep your practice efficiency from plummeting!