A Look At BambooHR's Time Attendance Software

Phil Strazzulla, HR Tech Expert
March 18, 2021

BambooHR Review

BambooHR is a cloud based HRIS software for all types of businesses. They automate many of the HR functions, and can help make HR tasks simple and fast. They offer a robust time and attendance platform, which includes a clock-in/clock-out functionality, timesheets and paid time off tracking. Bamboo HR’s easy to use platform is great for those that are looking to track project hours for salaried employees, or utilize a platform for hourly workers.

BambooHR Customers

Change.org, Jane, University of Maryland, Grammarly, Stance, Postmates.

BambooHR Stats

  • 20,000+ active client organizations
  • 1.8 m+ active employee users
  • 45,000+ onboards per month

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Key BambooHR Features

  • Applicant tracking
  • Hiring and onboarding
  • Attendance tracking
  • Benefits administration
  • Compliance
  • Employee communication tools
  • Employee engagement
  • Reporting and analytics
  • Payroll
  • Performance appraisal
  • Recruiting
  • Time tracking
  • Workforce management

BambooHR Implementation

BambooHR is cloud-based which makes it fairly easy to implement. To get started, you can sign up for a trial account for free on their website. Once your account is created, you can begin configuring it and uploading your data. To keep your account after the trial period is up, get in touch with BambooHR’s sales team to purchase a plan according to the size and needs of your business.

BambooHR Customer Success

BambooHR has a help center with articles for customers to self-serve. A Customer Success Webinar Library is also available where customers can access weekly webinars to learn how to get the most out of BambooHR. If further help is needed, customers may email or call BambooHR’s customer support team during business hours.

BambooHR Key Integrations

BambooHR integrates with some of the most popular products for applicant tracking, assessments, background checks, compensation, employee development, benefits administration, employment verification, engagement & culture, ERP & accounting, identity management, job posting, learning & training, onboarding, payroll, performance, recognition and rewards, safety and compliance, tax credits, time tracking & scheduling, travel & expense management, and video interviewing.

What to be aware of

BambooHR Pricing

The pricing of BambooHR’s plans is not disclosed on their website. contact their sales team for a price quote according to the size and needs of your business.

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