Boomr, Inc.

How does Boomr Integrate with BambooHR?

Purpose: To help you understand what Boomr, Inc. is used for and how you can integrate it with BambooHR.

Boomr builds innovative time tracking software that saves businesses time and money. Our cloud-based solutions enable mobile workforces around the globe to operate with greater accountability and efficiency by monitoring and automating employee work hours, project tracking, and overall organizational performance. Companies using Boomr can cut down the time it takes to manage timesheets, payroll, and billing by up to 90%. The automatic documentation of each work shift ensures that your workforce is running at optimal productivity. With actionable reporting, your time, labor, and project data are always available and easily accessible. Whether you are a startup, a small business, or a fast-growing company with hundreds of employees, our easy-to-use software has the scalability to grow with you and integrate into the accounting or payroll platforms you are already using. Try Boomr today. We are the best at our job so that you can be the best at yours!

You can learn more about Boomr in BambooHR Marketplace.

How do I enable the Boomr integration?

Once logged into Boomr, click the drop-down menu in the top right corner and select Integrations. Then, locate BambooHR and click Connect.

In the pop-up box, enter your subdomain,* username, and password for your BambooHR account.

*Your subdomain is the very first part of your BambooHR URL. For example, if I log in to my account by going to https://helpcontent.bamboohr.com, my subdomain would be helpcontent.

After completing your authorization information, you will get redirected back to your management dashboard, where you will see a new tab titled BambooHR added to your main menu. Go to the BambooHR tab, and click Settings to see a list of employees pulled from BambooHR. Match these employees to the correct employee names in Boomr. This ensures hours tracked in Boomr accurately match the right employees in BambooHR.

What data syncs between BambooHR and Boomr?

You can find this information in BambooHR Marketplace. To learn more about syncing fields, please click here.

How do I add an employee from BambooHR to Boomr?

Go to the BambooHR tab in Boomr and select Settings. If an employee from your BambooHR account is not in Boomr and you would like to add them, select Add This Employee. Set the drop-down list to Ignore for any employees you do not want to set up in Boomr. Be sure to click Save in the bottom left-hand corner after you have finished matching and adding employees.

How do I send hours worked from Boomr to BambooHR?

You can create timesheet reports within Boomr and send them directly to BambooHR.

  1. To do this, log in to Boomr and click on the BambooHR tab.
  2. Click Timesheets.
  3. Set a date range and then click Run Report. Click on a row to drill into that specific report to see which employees have logged hours.
  4. Click Send to Bamboo at the right of the timesheet report you would like to send. It may take up to 30 seconds for the data to send to BambooHR.

Please note: Only approved hours will show up in this report.

After sending hours worked, you can no longer edit those shifts in Boomr. If you would like to send other shifts that fall within a date range you already sent for, create a new timesheet report for that date range and send it to BambooHR. This will ensure the addition of these new shifts to BambooHR.

To view hours worked sent from Boomr to BambooHR, log in to BambooHR and click on the Reports tab. Select the Standard Reports folder and scroll down to the Approved Hours report. This report allows you to view all regular hours, overtime hours, and pay rates for each employee.

Where do I go for support for this integration?

If you are an existing customer using this integration, please be aware that Boomr, Inc. supports this integration.

Click here to find contact information.

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