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Working with Odoo

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Working with Odoo

Overview of this book

With this practical guide, you will cover the essential modules to get Odoo up and running for your company. After installing Odoo, you will use its sales management application to enter quotes, create sales orders, and invoice customers. You will then learn how to integrate the CRM application to manage your leads and convert them into lucrative opportunities and sales. Next, you will set up your own purchase management system, assigning products to suppliers and tracking orders with the new warehouse management and routing system. Finally, you will learn how to use analytics to track project expenses and keep your accounts simple and easy to maintain and build an Odoo module to extend its functionality and make it work for you. Working with Odoo covers all the core installation and usage functionalities of this popular tool, helping you to fully implement a working ERP system through practical, advanced, real-world examples.
Table of Contents (25 chapters)
Working with Odoo
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Chapter 8. Implementing the Human Resources Application

Over the past few decades, companies have had increasing demands placed upon them to keep track of employee-related information. Odoo has a variety of applications that can help your company organize this information regarding your employees. Some of these applications, such as timesheets and attendance records, can become critical processes to help a company control costs. In this chapter, we will look at how you can integrate the Human Resources application.

Specifically, this chapter will cover the following:

  • Installation of the Employee Directory

  • How to create employees, setup job titles, and enter employee-related information.

  • Learn how to create employee timesheets to track time

  • Use analytic accounting to track time related to tasks

  • Learn about Odoo's recruitment features