Adroit Creations blog

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Customers are a privilege not a right

Customers are a privilege not a right

Sometimes when you are running a small start up it can just seem like everyone is out to make your life hard. I mean seriously – some days it almost makes you want to yell – ‘please for the love of fresh air and sunshine just one person make my life...

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Why we value satisfaction, not resolution

Why we value satisfaction, not resolution

We are transparent with our support statistics – not just to our clients but to anyone that asks. But we don’t provide everything. Not because we have anything to hide but because we are a small company. We measure what our clients tell us are the most...

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elementTIME – version release 7.17

elementTIME – version release 7.17

elementTIME 7.17 is about speeding things up, new functionality for scheduling, and even adding a native leave calendar. We have been developing pretty fast and sometimes it does one good to sit back, look out at the view…and put the code through the wringer to make...

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Monthly support results

Monthly support results

It’s no secret that we believe in changing the way IT is implemented and licenced for government, but we also think the traditional support model that most councils are stuck with could improve – a lot. We think it’s about time IT companies take back...

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elementTIME – version release 7.16

elementTIME – version release 7.16

In a nutshell elementTIME 7.16 is all about adding additional functionality to allowances. Users can now set up rules for as many mileage, daily, hourly, fixed / per period allowance types as they need. Each type has its own pre-built rules and is designed to make...

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elementTIME- release 7.15

elementTIME- release 7.15

elementTIME 7.15 is part three of three releases looking at enhancing the functionality already offered with online timesheets and leave. Version 7.15 is live This version introduces new options for staff to edit and cancel approved leave requests, allows the forcing...

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Not minimally viable but flipping awesome

Not minimally viable but flipping awesome

I have a real problem with my ability to be proud. We have a small start up based in rural New Zealand, our existing clients are ridiculously loyal and supportive, and the staff I work with are far far smarter than I can ever hope to be. And yet I constantly compare...

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Adroit Creations is heading to SaaStr 2018

Adroit Creations is heading to SaaStr 2018

Our thanks go to Callaghan Innovation who have selected Adroit Creations to be a part of the kiwi delegation heading to SaaStr Annual 2018 in San Francisco. Special thanks to them for their support and for co-funding our travel expenses. We feel extremely lucky to be...

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elementTIME – release version 7.14

elementTIME – release version 7.14

In a nutshell   Rolling out to users 2nd August 2017, this release of elementTIME returns sort functionality to the new mobile friendly tables, adds full leave request information to personal requests, provides the ability to set if managers should be able to...

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elementTIME – release version 7.13

elementTIME – release version 7.13

In a nutshell This release of elementTIME is part one of three releases. It reduces clicks to edit timesheets, removes the ‘detested’ timepicker from the time-slider and timesheet fields (sorry about that one) , provides optional copy timesheet...

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