Category Archives: Facility Management

Field Service Automation: Why Should Your Company Consider Automating Field Operations?

Field Service Automation allows you to streamline your field operations to boost the overall efficiency and productivity of your mobile workforce. It also helps you centralize all your company’s data and makes that data accessible to all teams at all times. Modern platforms include powerful features that encompass all functions involved in field operations. These… Read More »

4 Ways to Boost Sales Rep Productivity using Mobile Forms

Sales and support reps in a variety of industries, such as wholesale distribution, manufacturing, or consumer surveys have traditionally been using paper forms to record their field activities, e.g. sales disposition forms, dealership enquiry form, work order forms, and customer survey forms.  Some of these users are also using digital variations of these forms, PDFs… Read More »

Property Management Apps: Key Benefits and Features to Look for when Deciding

Property management representatives in a variety of industries, such as real estate, facility management, storage management, commercial property management, have traditionally used paper forms to record their field activities, e.g. property evaluation forms, rental applications, contract agreements, and more. These methods have been prone to errors that only multiply as the use case becomes larger.… Read More »

4 Reasons Why Your Business Should Stop Relying on Paper Forms

Increasing access to advancing mobile technologies has given business owners in nearly every industry unprecedented ability to automate tasks that were once difficult and time-consuming. As business owners embrace these simpler replacements, one aspect of business affairs that continues to be practiced in an archaic fashion is the use of paper forms. The use of… Read More »

Use Mobile Forms to Collect Customized Field Data

Mobile applications now have the ability to efficiently improve your business’ field service operations by simplifying the collection of data in the field. Modern Software solutions are able to completely replace paper-based forms with digital forms accessible via smartphone app in any working condition. One of the greatest advantages that mobile solutions offer is the… Read More »

Using Your Cellphone to Combat Heat Illness in Outdoor Workers

In the peak of the hot summer season, The Occupational Safety and Health Organization (OSHA) is reminding affected businesses and their employees of their continuing campaign to combat heat illness for outdoor workers. In educating employers on the guidelines in place, employees experience a lesser chance of suffering from harsh outdoor work environments. The following… Read More »

Geofencing 101: A Primer on Field Service Automation

If you have a team of mobile employees, it’s likely that you’re acquainted with the term “geofencing”.  If not, this post will reveal a secret tool that can help automate your field service operations and improve overall workforce productivity for your business. What is Geofencing? Geofence in a virtual perimeter/boundary (a fence) around a particular… Read More »

Automate Field Operations with IFTTT(If-this-then-that)

Mobile technology has come a long way and is changing the way we do business. Enterprises across the globe are undergoing a shift in business operations. Companies with field operations, in various industries, are witnessing a push to embrace mobile technology to automate various parts and aspects of their business. If you’re a field-service business,… Read More »

Beware the Free App for Your Business – You’ll Get What You Pay For

The easiest way to start enhancing your business’ bottom line is to put the right mobile employee management tools into place. Businesses that implement the right tools can save and earn tens of thousands per employee per year in payroll and opex cost savings and productivity increases. However, navigating through the maze of solutions being… Read More »