Drew Forest

About Drew Forest

Drew Forest is a writer, marketer, and content creator who has written for the Tampa Bay Times, USA Today's BucsWire, and multiple different companies. He enjoys cooking, traveling, fantasy football, and watching Florida sports teams attempt to make the playoffs.

Feature Study: Timekeeping on Encore

By |2019-03-18T20:47:37+00:00March 18th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Dispatching, Encore|

Many companies face difficulties when it comes to accurately managing their employees’ schedules and the hours staff have worked. They also may struggle with keeping workforce productivity consistently optimized. Encore’s Timekeeping feature provides an answer to both of these points of inefficiency by allowing workers to clock in and out from their mobile devices,

Feature Study: Job Dispatching on Encore

By |2019-03-11T16:35:35+00:00March 11th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Dispatching, Encore|

To continue our series of feature studies, next we’ll look at Encore’s Job Dispatching feature, and what it can do for businesses of any size. This aspect of the solution helps employees make the most of their time in the field during working hours by making communication and team coordination easier to accomplish. Administrators

Feature Study: Wireless Forms on Encore

By |2019-02-26T17:51:16+00:00February 26th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Encore, Wireless Forms|

Encore’s Wireless Forms feature is among one of our solution’s most practical tools for companies of any size, and the benefits of implementing it reach far beyond just increased convenience. As a wide-ranging feature that helps businesses like yours save both time and money, Wireless Forms makes mobile workforces more efficient through decision logic,

3 Ways Encore’s Traffic Overlay Feature Benefits Businesses

By |2019-02-20T17:58:12+00:00February 20th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Encore, GPS Tracking|

At Actsoft, we’re constantly pushing the boundaries of what our applications can do so you can continue to witness high returns on investment. We do this by adding capabilities on a quarterly basis and rolling out enhancements to our application that refine the power of our existing features, creating new ways for you to

How Sports Dynasties Are Similar to Elite Workforces

By |2019-02-12T20:50:17+00:00February 12th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog|

One thing that all sports dynasties have in common is that they’re dedicated to maintaining a standard of excellence every single season. Regardless of what sport they’re dominating year in and year out, a combination of elite talent, strong leadership from the coaching staff, and championship-level teamwork are the primary traits responsible for putting

Using Encore’s Manager App While Traveling

By |2019-02-05T17:51:03+00:00February 5th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Dispatching, Encore|

At Actsoft, we know what a powerful asset mobility can be to today’s businesses. While you might not be able to be omnipresent at all your company’s different work sites, our flagship solution Encore now has an extra degree of portability with its Manager App tool, allowing you to manage multiple teams from virtually

Running Your Business While Employees Are on Vacation

By |2019-02-01T18:44:58+00:00January 28th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Dispatching, Timekeeping, Wireless Forms|

At some point, every individual working full time needs the ability to take a few days off for relaxation and rejuvenation, as it enables them to pursue a high level of long-term productivity at work. However, if you’re running a business, juggling your employees’ vacation time requests can be difficult, especially if many of

The Importance of Creating a Budget

By |2019-01-15T17:03:33+00:00January 15th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Business, Timekeeping, Wireless Forms|

Whether it’s in business or personal finance, the importance of budgeting can’t be understated. Out of control spending can derail finances for anyone, and companies that successfully keep their bottom lines in check are able to hire more employees, gain larger market share, and most importantly, avoid bankruptcy. Here’s a few tips on how

Corporate Growth and Motivating Employees

By |2019-03-12T13:05:59+00:00January 8th, 2019|Actsoft, Blog, Business, Dispatching, GPS Tracking, Wireless Forms|

As any corporation experiences growth, the need to cultivate new leaders within it will naturally exist. For many employees, the prospect of eventually rising to a management role is something that they strive for, and if your organization is continuing to expand, there’s nothing but positive trajectory for everyone. With corporate growth, however, comes

Optimizing Your Fantasy Football Team for the Playoffs

By |2019-03-12T13:07:57+00:00December 18th, 2018|Actsoft, Blog, Business, Dispatching, GPS Tracking|

If your fantasy football team is fortunate enough to still be relevant this time of year, consider yourself blessed. Maybe you’ve been combing through every last shred of fantasy football advice you can find, scouring the waiver wire for players that can give your team the competitive edge it needs. Or, maybe you’ve barely