Five Books to Read to Shape up your Electrical Contracting Business

Even as an electrician software solutions provider, we don’t dare underestimate the power of a well-written physical book. For business owners, especially in the contracting and service worlds, it’s easy to get bogged down in day to day minutia. Paperwork, scheduling, figuring out payroll… these all take time away from what really matters: making your business profitable. Load some of these incredible books into your tablet or phone next to iFleet. Let us handle your electrician scheduling software while you take some time to improve your business fundamentals.

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5 Reasons Your Future Window Washing Customers Won’t Hire You

Some fundamental, preventable problems facing window washing business owners keep them from winning bids on projects. If you find yourself scratching your head at the end of the day wondering why your window cleaning scheduling software isn’t completely full of newly awarded jobs, you might want to consider these potential mistakes:

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7 HVAC Mobile Apps To Increase Your Business’ Productivity

We’ve all been there. You just upgraded to a brand new “smart phone,” but it’s acting like a dumb phone. Where is the integration? Where is the convenience? Where is the user friendly interface? As an HVAC business owner, time is your most valuable asset, and you simply cannot afford to have a phone unless it is a truly “smart” phone. More and more businesses owners these days run their businesses from phones. Whether it’s handling calls, managing contacts, keeping your calendar, scheduling employees, or anything else, today’s fast-paced world demands that you be able to tackle tasks on the go. That’s why we have compiled a list of 7 must have mobile apps to transform your phone into the intelligent mobile powerhouse that every HVAC business owner needs.

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Three Electrician Business Softwares that Can Boost Productivity

When running a field service company, it can be difficult to streamline processes and communication to ensure the maximum efficiency of your team. Although there is no panacea to productivity, there is a variety of electrician business software programs out there to help you effectively manage staff in the field and in the office, hire the best employees, and manage billing and work orders. Below, you will find three of the most helpful electrician software programs available to assist in improving employee productivity.

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5 Time-Wasting Sales Mistakes HVAC Business Owners Make

Wasting time is one of the quickest ways to hurt your revenues and upset future customers. Smart Service focuses on making HVAC businesses more efficient and profitable with software for HVAC businesses. However, administrative inefficiency isn’t limited to the scheduling and dispatching of technicians. Sales professionals can also make mistakes, especially while prospecting clients.

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3 Ways Window Cleaning Scheduling Software Can Increase Your ROI

As a business owner, you are always looking for ways to improve the way your business runs, and ultimately, your return-on-investment (ROI). To be successful you must continually monitor the financial health of your company. Everyone has different ideas and methods for running their business and streamlining processes, but for those in the window washing business, window cleaning scheduling software has proven time and time again its effectiveness in improving the ROI of companies. Here are three of the ways window cleaning software can help your business.

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5 Tips to Help Manage Remote HVAC Employees

The productivity and efficiency of your HVAC employees are crucial components to the success of your heating and cooling business. If your employees aren’t performing their best, especially due to outside factors, your business could take a hit. As the owner or manager of an HVAC company, you have a lot on your plate, leaving little time to micromanage your service fleet. Below we give you our top 5 tips to manage your team of service employees.

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Essential Mobile Apps for Plumbing Businesses

Owning your own plumbing business is a struggle if you don’t have the proper tools to get the job done. You would never show up to a job without a wrench or a hammer. The same should hold true when tracking finances, schedules, and work orders, especially when you’re not in the office. It’s essential that you equip your plumbing business with the best mobile applications on the market to help streamline workflow and reduce overhead. The 7 apps listed below qualify as must-haves to run your own successful plumbing business.

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Balancing your Plumbing Company’s Finances

As an owner of a plumbing business, you juggle several things at any one time. Between managing employees, scheduling customer jobs, tracking inventory, competing with other plumbing companies, and marketing your business, managing your plumbing company’s finances can seem overwhelming. However, tracking and balancing your finances regularly can be the difference between ending up in the black or falling into a hole at the end of the year. Below are six of our top tips for better managing your plumbing company finances. Put these tips to use and you’ll breathe a little easier when an unexpected expense comes your way.

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The Biggest Smart Service Additions of 2016

Thanks to our new quarterly release schedule, 2016 saw more additions to Smart Service than any other year in our company’s history. In fact, we’ve added so many great new features, we’re not sure if all of our customers kept up with them! That’s why we condensed the highlights into this handy list. What follows is an abridged catalog of 2016’s greatest hits.

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