Small Business

What Makes a Good Website From a Marketing Standpoint?

By |2018-08-02T18:22:55+00:00April 7th, 2017|Actsoft, Small Business|

Website design has grown into an art form unto its own in the current day-and-age. A broad spectrum of teams put their time and energy into a website in order for it to come to fruition, the gamut running from development to executive. Once it reaches completion, your website becomes the first impression your brand

Data is King — The Road to Self-Driving Vehicles

By |2018-08-02T18:26:47+00:00March 31st, 2017|Comet Fleet, Small Business, Transportation|

Data is the “cash cow” of the digital age. Like gold and oil in decades past, there is a rush to accumulate as much data about consumers as quickly as possible. Companies like Facebook and Google are acquiring and making a fortune off the sale of said data. Matt McFarland of CNN tech explains the

Workforce Management and the Return on Investment: Vehicles, Part I

By |2018-08-02T18:49:43+00:00January 6th, 2017|Actsoft, Asset Tracking, Comet Fleet, Fleet, Small Business, Transportation|

Over the last few weeks, we have been tackling the return experienced after investing in wireless forms, dispatching, and timekeeping. While integral in increasing the overall efficiency of a workforce, these aspects all have a common lynchpin: the human element. There exists another element of the workforce that, while a bit less prone to going

Workforce Management & The Return On Investment: Timekeeping

By |2018-08-02T18:54:33+00:00December 28th, 2016|Actsoft, Comet Mobile Worker, Construction, Fleet, Small Business, Transportation, Utilities|

The journey to optimum workforce management is a long and difficult one. Thankfully, we’ve been able to navigate the beginning portion of our trek with the aid of two “maps” on wireless forms and dispatching, respectively. As we continue this adventure, we encounter an aspect of workforce management that can be a figurative jungle to

Workforce Management and the Return on Investment: Wireless Forms

By |2018-08-02T19:03:58+00:00December 9th, 2016|Advanced Wireless Forms, Small Business, Wireless Forms|

At its core, workforce management is defined as the processes and activities required to create and maintain a productive workforce. As a business entity, virtually every aspect of your company is influenced by workforce management. The synergy of these aspects generates the success by which third parties evaluate your business. Any success is worth celebrating,

The Better Business Bureau says “Beware!”

By |2018-08-02T19:29:33+00:00November 7th, 2016|Construction, Small Business|

Predatory animals are creatures of opportunity. Should the opportunity present itself, they will always choose vulnerable prey over prey that is ready and willing to fight back. Much like animals, businesses can be predatory when an opportunity presents itself. Unfortunately, natural disasters present the perfect environment for those who engage in predatory business practices. One

The Walking Dead: Surviving the Market Apocalypse

By |2018-08-02T19:33:03+00:00October 31st, 2016|Actsoft, Marketing, Small Business|

“Who will arrive? Who will survive?” A question pertaining to a zombie apocalypse or the shark tank that is the business world … or both?          AMC’s The Walking Dead is a television adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s comic series by the same title. A gritty horror-drama, the television series focuses on the exploits of surviving humans

Questions for Conquerors: Genghis Khan and Growing the Small Business

By |2018-08-02T19:53:47+00:00July 29th, 2016|Actsoft, Small Business|

Genghis Khan, born Temujin, was the first ruler of the Mongolian Empire. He united the Mongolian tribes and forged the largest contiguous empire to ever exist, its borders spanning a total area about the size of Africa. While arguably the greatest conqueror in history, his penchant for violence being world-renowned, Genghis was also a rather

How NFC Technology Is Changing Mobile Business

By |2018-10-16T13:17:16+00:00June 2nd, 2014|Office Life, Small Business|

Rumors are swirling that Apple is close to adopting NFC (near field communication) technology for what most tech experts speculate is a mobile payments system that will be widely available in retail stores across the country. Already, Samsung Galaxy S4 includes NFC technology. This is Samsung’s debut into the world of NFC-based mobile payments as