TimeLinx Talk – Weekly Project and Service Management Newsletter – Edition 66

TimeLinx Talk continues to monitor and report on the COVID-19 pandemic with the interests of the health and safety of clients and business partners in mind. This edition features articles related to mobility, cash-flow, preparedness planning, small business drivers, government programs as well as Sage and Infor related news. We are all in this together and hope the content is helpful…

  • Mobile Solutions for Project and Service Teams are More Important than Ever – Many mobile applications capture time. Many web solutions capture time and expenses. TimeLinx SmartMobile does so much more by integrating project and service records with your CRM database and incorporating the full logic of our rules-based TimeLinx Revenue Optimization Engine™. Click the image to learn how SmartMobile can increase the efficiency of your field teams…

  • Businesses Cannot Afford Delays in Invoicing – We know that late payments create unnecessary financial stress, especially for our clients with small to medium-sized businesses. If you’re not receiving payments on time, the manpower used in chasing late payments becomes a big issue. These businesses rely on funds to run day-to-day operations, pay staff and suppliers, and support future growth. Click the image to read the entire article…

  • Will COVID-19 Inspire the Next Wave of Innovation – Black swan events, such as economic recessions and pandemics, change the trajectory of governments, economies and businesses — altering the course of history. Fast forward to more recent times, the SARS pandemic of 2002-2004 catalyzed the meteoric growth of a then-small ecommerce company called Ali Baba and helped establish it at the forefront of retail in Asia. There is a long list of success stories that are a result of a global crisis Click the image to read the entire article…

  • Small Businesses are the Engine that Drives the Economy – Small businesses are the lifeblood of the U.S. economy: they create two-thirds of net new jobs and drive U.S. innovation and competitiveness. A new report shows that they account for 44 percent of U.S. economic activity. Companies such as local markets, restaurants, contractors and many others are the backbone of America and represent the largest contribution to the economy. Click the image to read the entire article…

  • Guidelines for Reopening America – The President of the United States has unveiled Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, a three-phased approach based on the advice of public health experts. These steps will help state and local officials when reopening their economies, getting people back to work, and continuing to protect American lives. These guidelines were intended to balance the importance of health and safety with the urgency of getting people back to work. Click the image to read the entire program…

  • Guidelines for Reopening America – The President of the United States has unveiled Guidelines for Opening Up America Again, a three-phased approach based on the advice of public health experts. These steps will help state and local officials when reopening their economies, getting people back to work, and continuing to protect American lives. These guidelines were intended to balance the importance of health and safety with the urgency of getting people back to work. Click the image to read the entire program…

  • Keeping the Field Staff Safe During the Pandemic – During these uncertain times, in most cases, field services are considered essential and can put employees in harms way. There are a number of precautions companies can put in place to minimize risk and maximize the safety of staff. Altering work hours, providing sanitary supplies, accept pictures vs. signature are just a few suggestions protect field technicians. Click the image to learn the five steps to keeping field staff safe during the pandemic….

  • Test and Trace Programs Will Enable the Country to Open Regionally – A number of states have launched new efforts to contain COVID-19, laying plans to test aggressively and track the potentially infected with help from nonprofits, universities and the private sector. This is being done with the intent to reopen the US economy quickly but with safety in mind. Click the image to read how test and trace programs will allow for a staggered regional opening of US businesses…

  • CARES Act Expands Eligibility – Under Section 2102 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES) Act enacted on March 27, 2020, certain individuals who would not normally qualify for unemployment compensation are eligible for Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) benefits if they are unable to continue working as a result of COVID-19. On April 10, 2020, the USDOL issued guidance to the states around implementation of PUA. Click the image for complete details…

  • Interested in Making a Little Extra Money During the PandemicTimeLinx understands that your opinion is very important and has partnered with Capterra seeking reviews. Write a short review of TimeLinx Software on Capterra and the first 100 users who submit a qualifying review will receive a $20 gift card. An eligible review must be published and follow all community guidelines. Click the image to read the entire announcement…

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  • TimeLinx Content Archive – With dozens of newsletters, hundreds of blog posts, more than 300 industry related stories, 12,000 downloads and readership asking for a complete archive and an easy way to reference all of the great content published in the last 14 months…we’ve delivered. If you have an interest in news related to Sage, Infor or the Project and Field Service Management Industry, just click the image for a complete catalog…