, Volume 56, Issue 2, pp 528–538 | Cite as

The new combination with CRITIC and WASPAS methods for the time and attendance software selection problem

  • Ayşegül TuşEmail author
  • Esra Aytaç Adalı
Application Article


Keeping track of employees’ time and attendance is difficult and time-consuming task for the companies. Today many companies are performing the digital time and attendance systems that automatically track and process the data to improve their operations and save money. There are many alternatives for the time and attendance systems in the market and appropriate selection among them is not easy in the presence of multiple, usually conflicting, criteria. So this selection may be considered as a Multi Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) problem. In this paper, the new combined decision making approach based on Criteria Importance Through Inter criteria Correlation (CRITIC) and Weighted Aggregated Sum Product Assessment (WASPAS) methods is used for the time and attendance software selection problem of the private hospital. The weights of the criteria are determined by CRITIC method and the alternatives are ranked by WASPAS method for finding the most suitable alternative. The novelty of this paper to the literature is to combine CRITIC and WASPAS methods for the first time.


MCDM CRITIC WASPAS Time and attendance software selection 



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Business AdministrationPamukkale UniversityDenizliTurkey

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