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Why Big Businesses Should Work With Small Vendors

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Big businesses often choose to work with big vendors. But this is not always the right way to go. In fact, sometimes working with a small vendor can have significant advantages. So why aren’t big businesses making the most of these? In this post, we look at some of the perceptions big businesses may have […]


Tips of the Season for Data Organisation

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As another end to a year fast approaches, it’s now a great time to not only tidy up loose ends in terms of your workload, but also to organize your data to make a fresh start when returning to work in the new year. A clear hard drive makes for a clear mind! Archive Old […]

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Field Service Optimisation

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What is optimization? M&W defines it as: Field of applied mathematics whose principles and methods are used to solve quantitative problems in disciplines including physics, biology, engineering, and economics. Questions of maximizing or minimizing functions arising in the various disciplines can be solved using the same mathematical tools. In a typical optimization problem, the goal is […]


What You Need From Field Service Management Software

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Field Service Management is the hot new thing, many new software companies provide it as the new tool you need for effectively managing your field staff. Some provide it as a SaaS solution, typically for small companies that have around 50 resources or less and some are that are at enterprise level and are significantly […]

Giving Thanks to Your Field Service Business

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Today it’s the traditional day of giving thanks in the United States of America: Thanksgiving. While we have been busy drowning, preparing, and cooking a huge turkey for what seems like an endless number of hours, eventually the wine was cracked open and we started musing about how a running a successful and efficient field […]

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Analyzing User Activity in 2014

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As 2014 comes hurling towards us, we thought we would get a head start on predictions and New Year resolutions and talk about your data in 2014, particularly in terms of analyzing user activity.  As data becomes a priority for enterprise organizations, those without a data strategy will begin to suffer. According to the study “Big […]