Time tracking might not be your activity of choice on a Friday night, but the resulting insights will more or less guaranteed be something you will appreciate.
Giving away free stuff is usually a great marketing strategy, but giving away to much of your time for free can quickly build up to a significant loss of revenue.
For me, most of the new ideas I get exposed to come from podcasts or books (of which the latter often is a result of listening to a podcast). So — in the spirit of sharing is caring — here's a book tip for you.
When it comes to creating an invoice; just check the billable work and expenses you want to include, and your first draft is ready. Lancelog calculates everything for you: subtotals, sales taxes, and cent rounding.
Always make sure you keep track of how much you spend, and on what. With Lancelog, you get complete break-downs on expense category as well as month.
Timesheets are a necessary evil for many, especially when they are forced upon us by clients in the form of rigid software from the time when dinosaurs roamed the earth.