Finding your way around focus booster HQ

Navigating your way around focus booster HQ? Here are some pointers to get you started;

Focus booster HQ

Focus booster HQ is an all in one time tracking system to be used in conjunction with the focus booster timer, which makes you more productive. Once you have both the timer and HQ you can synchronize your timer sessions to be recorded in HQ. Time is recorded against clients with hourly rates and dashboards and reports make this form of time tracking seriously fun. Instant and measurable productivity, get on it!

Register for focus booster HQ and then log-in to focus booster HQ before you start working through the tour below.

Focus booster HQ, getting started tour

1 Landing page
For ease of use timesheets is always the page landing page after signing in. It automatically opens up the current day upon sign-in so you can see exactly what time you have logged. Tah dah!

2 Timesheets
To navigate to timesheets from anywhere else on the site use this navigation item. Timesheets are a day by day breakdown of sessions. You can automatically navigate back to today using the 'go to today' link. Fairly straight forward!

3 Clients
Start building your data! Input your clients and their hourly rates to start using automatic time tracking through the focus booster timer and watch your timesheets populate!

4 Reports
Here lies the exciting bit, behind this tab is a dashboard filled with awesome graphs and a reports. Perfect for analysing your performance and a basis for generating invoices.

5 The orange person
This dude hides a few important menu options. If you can't find something, don't forget to check his drop down.

6 Preferences
Customisation! Here you can manage the date format and currency you would like to work in.

7 Profile
Update your name, email or password here. You user name always stays the same.

8 Subscription
Manage your subscription here, everything from updating your subscription, viewing invoices and canceling (we hope you like focus booster too much to do that!)

9 Sign-out
All done for the day? Sign-out here.

10 Live timer
Focus booster HQ has a live timer, so you can do all your pomodoro timing and time tracking in the one place. Clicking this tab will open and close the timer window. The timer can minimized during a session (by clicking the tab) and it will then show the timer count down on the tab. Currently the timer is only visible on the timesheets tab.

11 Preferences
Use the little cog to change the length of your session, or alter the session and break alert sounds. Ticking is disabled in focus booster live at the moment.

12 Timer
Use the cute clock icon to navigate back to the pomodoro timer after editing your preferences.

13 Clients
Here you can use the drop down to select from the clients you entered in the client tab. They must be in there first before you can assign them to a session.

14 Session labeling
Enter your session label here, it might be the name of a project or task. Get creative! It will be recorded in your timesheets for that day, along with the client name.

15 Pomodoro timer face
This is the timer face. While it counts down, the background colour changes gradually, from green to red. The background will go blue during your break.