busybusy Pricing, Features, Reviews & Comparison of Alternatives


Web & mobile time & equipment tracking app for contractors

4.4/5 (307 reviews)

busybusy overview

busybusy is a web and native mobile time tracking app for contractors within construction and mobile companies, providing real time tracking of labor costs, GPS equipment tracking, PTO, project budgets, reports, photos and notes. busybody is comprised of two modules; time tracking and equipment. Designed by contractors, for contractors, the busybusy platform aims to help businesses track their time by automating time and GPS labor tracking, job costing, and documentation.

With the aim of helping businesses to streamline the information flow between remote employees, managers, and supervisors, whilst also ensuring accurate data input, busybusy provides tools to automate data capture and provides a 360 degree view of the jobsite. To aid with time tracking, busybusy provides a tool for workers to clock in and out of locations using GPS functionality, and they are able to select a project and add a description if necessary. The time tracking tool can also be used to document breaks, track inventory usage, and more. Location and time based reminders can be setup to notify an employee to clock in or out based on their schedule or geolocation, and time can also be tracked in areas with no service using the offline mode.

Management users can track their workforce in real time with updates on employee location, labor progress, time spent on each project, and the ability to view all employees in one GPS view. With busybusy time cards can be automatically generated and approved for payroll, and the electronic signature capture tool allows employees to sign their time cards from any mobile device.

busybusy's equipment module facilitates the tracking of heavy offsite equipment, and provides visibility into usage time and activity. busybusy can be integrated with VisionLink or used as a standalone tool on any mobile device to track the exact location of an entire fleet of equipment, view which employee is operating it, analyze labor costs associated with each piece of equipment, track fuel levels, view hourly usage, and more.


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United States, Asia, Australia, Brazil, Canada and 9 other markets, China, Europe, Germany, India, Japan, Latin America, Mexico, Middle-East and Africa, United Kingdom

Supported languages

English, Spanish
busybusy screenshot: Equipment can be tracked using GPS technology and busybusy can integrate with VisionLink to access asset databusybusy: Mobile Time Tracking App For Crews And Equipmentbusybusy screenshot: Equipment profiles are stored within the database and include important information regarding the assetbusybusy screenshot: Equipment such as vehicles can be tracked on a GPS map, and fuel levels and usage time can also be reviewedbusybusy screenshot: The time tracking app allows employees to clock in and out of jobs with the click of a buttonbusybusy screenshot: Logged hours can be used for payroll to ensure data is accuratebusybusy screenshot: All employees can be tracked from one screen with their hours clearly logged in real timebusybusy screenshot: Photos can be added to projects in order to highlight progress or support written notes

busybusy reviews

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Chris Pittman

An overall valuable asset.

Used daily for 2+ years
Reviewed 2018-05-22
Review Source: Capterra

BusyBusy was easy to deploy and is straightforward and easy to use. One thing some of our employees did find confusing was the multiple versions of BusyBusy available on the Google Play Store. All in all, it does a good job tracking time and syncing with our payroll backend (Quickbooks Enterprise). The ability to specify budget hours and dollars helps our managers and executives gain a clearer picture of overall job health from a labor standpoint, strictly in terms of expenditures. Perhaps in the future, the ability to implement deadlines and rudimentary project scheduling along with labor budgeting would provide a clearer picture of overall job health from both a labor and scheduling perspective -- something that every manager sorely needs. Additionally, we love the reminders and geofencing capability (though it has its kinks), and location stamping all clocking activity is a verifiable way for accounting to determine the location of employees when they clock in/out (i.e., they're where they're supposed to be, not at the local dive bar).

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Kawika Figueroa

As an employee that uses this app, I am satisfied with the accurate timekeeping & it's GPS.

Used daily for 1-2 years
Reviewed 2018-05-22
Review Source: Capterra

Accurate time keeping and book keeping for labor costs, per project. GPS tracking that will show the location when each employee has clocked in and clocked out, whether for normal work, as well as lunch breaks.I love this app because of the clock-in accuracy and the ability to easily move from project site to project site. It is very easy to use, I literally taught myself how to use this app and discovered other features that I felt were benefiting for myself as well as for my employer. I love that it can keep records of costs for each project, which makes book keeping much easier when it comes to labor costs. I also like that I can review my hours for the week prior before I sign and submit to our payroll department. This way I can bring up any discrepancies that I may have. It's also easy to add new employee's and archive the ones that have either left or been terminated. It's easy to fix any discrepancy, if any, that regards hours or project location.

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Kyle Cardwell

Busybusy has taken away the headache from our old time card system

Used daily for 1-2 years
Reviewed 2018-05-22
Review Source: Capterra

We were able to track our jobs and the hours our employees worked per job more accurately. It's also helped our employees be a little more responsible for their own time cards.It was very easy for our employees to learn how to use the app on their phones. When they forget to clock in or out, it is possible for me to go in and edit their hours. I also like the reports that are available. It makes it easy when it comes to payday to see a report of each employee and double-check the hours they worked.

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LM McLeod

it is easy to use and great when working with lots of part time employees

Used daily for 1-2 years
Reviewed 2018-05-31
Review Source: Capterra

Easy to use, great for several type of employees, I like how they can sign their time card on their phones, as most employees are not always at work on Sundays when the pay period ends. Easy to set up new employees, and keep an eye on who is clocked in. We got everyone trained on how to use this very quickly.

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Linda Lanier

BusyBusy for the Busy Manager

Used daily for 2+ years
Reviewed 2018-08-24
Review Source: Capterra

Coming from the time clock era, my overall experience with BusyBusy has been excellent. We had a need for additional time keeping in our company and we found BusyBusy on Google Play. It was one of the best business decisions we have ever made. Its easy to use, has multiple features and reports that are necessary to track my employees. I love BusyBusy.What I like most about BusyBusy is the access. You can log in at anytime so, their are less chances of an forgetting to log in time. Busybusy has great management features that make recording keeping a breeze. BusyBusy knows what the customer needs and will upgrade and adjust when necessary. BusyBusy support gets back to you pronto so you are never kept hanging. All questions are answered and all problems are resolved....that I like.

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busybusy pricing

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The free busybusy account is free forever with a limit of 100 users.

The Pro plan has a limit of 200 users and costs 9.99/user/month when billed annually, or $11.99/user/month when billed monthly.

Custom plans are also available for enterprises with over 200 users. Contact busybusy for a custom pricing plan.

busybusy features

Activity Tracking
Progress Tracking

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Additional information for busybusy

Key features of busybusy

  • Salaried employee tracking
  • Budgeting & forecasting
  • Scheduling
  • Authentication & security
  • Telephone time reporting
  • Permission management
  • Role-based permissions
  • Photo albums
  • Receipt management
  • Time & attendance tracking
  • Clock in / out
  • Progress tracking
  • Mobile workforce control
  • Electronic signature capture
  • Payroll management
  • Geolocation
  • Automatic reminders
  • Offline access
  • GPS
  • Employee location tracking
  • Equipment tracking
  • Asset management
  • Employee management
  • Employee time clock
  • Employee self service
  • Time off requests
  • Data visualization
  • Budgeting
  • Activity tracking
  • Summary reports
  • Productivity reporting
  • Time clock integration
  • Payroll integration
  • Overtime calculation
  • Third party integration
  • Timesheets
  • VisionLink integration
  • Vacation tracking
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Track employee hours, breaks, vacations, days off, and more with the busybusy time tracking features. Employees can clock in and out of projects or locations with just the click of a button.

Snap photos at job sites and upload them to the busybusy platform to document project progress or evidence expense receipts. Photos, notes, and documents can be added to a project, shared, and accessed from any device.

Monitor employee activity with GPS location tracking which pinpoints every employee on a map with a location stamp when they are clocked in to locations. Management can see in real time who is working on a project, on a break, or clocked out.

View live GPS locations of heavy equipment to ensure their whereabouts is known at all times. busybusy can integrate with VisionLink to track locations, remaining fuel levels, total usage, employees using the equipment, and more.

Generate visual reports on job site activity, project progress, budgets, labor hours, employee productivity, payroll hours, and more. Data is updated in real time and reports can be accessed from any device.