Modern Work

What Programming Is Like (As a Job, As an Activity & On Mondays)

A recent conversation with a coworker made me think about the gap between what programming is like for programmers and how non-programmers (read: normal people) imagine it to be. I think we as programmers (developers, coders, ninjas, samurai, whatever you want to call yourself) are so engulfed in our own world that we don’t even


New Feature: Bulk Edit For Projects

We have managed to release a new feature: bulk editing for projects!


How To Pick Up Better Habits And Change Your Life

It has happened to all of us: you’ve decided that it’s time for a change and feel excited about it. You can already picture how you’ll feel once you’ve turned your life around, you can almost touch it. Then, suddenly time has passed and you find yourself still in the same old rut. If this


‘Test-First’ Process For Hiring In A Startup

Last year I wrote about a new hiring practice that we were then just starting to experiment with. Now is a good time to reflect on how things have progressed since. In short, we like this concept more and more. We even gave it a name – the ’Test-First’ process, and have used it to hire 7 new


Track Time On Your Phone

Did you know that Toggl’s online timer is also available on your phone and offline? So next time you dash to a client’s office for a meeting and don’t bring your laptop or have internet connection – no worries! Just get Toggl out on your phone.

Time Management

Survey: Time Management Habits And Work Attitudes

In June, we ran a survey about the time management habits of Toggl online timer users. Over 500 people completed the survey and we’ve already talked about the top 3 mistakes they identified people make when trying to manage their time, and how long they they can keep their focus on one task at hand. Now, let’s go a


New Addition to Toggl Pipes – FreshBooks!

Exciting news to all of you FreshBooks-loving togglers! Toggl Pipes now allows you to sync data from and to your FreshBooks account.


Survey Results: How Long Can People Focus On One Task?

A few weeks ago, we ran a survey about the time management habits of Toggl online timer users. One of the questions was about the maximum length that people can keep their focus on only one task and here are the results:


Toggl Desktop for Mac OSX Has Arrived!

The new and improved Toggl Desktop for Mac OS X 10.8 and above has finally arrived! You can download it here. While it looks a lot different (in a good way), it’s more stable than ever and it has the same good old functionality – time tracking has never been this easy! We’ve added some


Basecamp Import Available For All!

This is for all of you togglers who like using Basecamp for your project management: you can now import everything over for quick time tracking access!

Work / Life

How To Avoid Feeling Like a Loser at Work

Its a given that real programmers start programming at their early teens, code in their spare time and are always up to date with bleeding edge technologies. But these great expectations may lead to great burnouts.

Time Management

How I Increased My Productivity 238% by Toggling My Activities

I started using Toggl in the beginning of 2014. Since that time, I’ve: Reduced time wasting activities by 46% Increased revenue by 27% And increased my revenue per hour by 238% I know this because – thanks to Toggl – I’m able to track all of it. In this blog post, I’ll show you exactly how