TimeLinx Talk Weekly Project and Service Newsletter – Edition 117

Authorities continue to make tremendous progress containing the COVID-19 virus and the global pandemic. Millions of vaccines have been administered, businesses are re-opening, jobs are being created, business travel is growing and the economy is surging. This edition of TimeLinx Talk is a reflects on the journey before and after the pandemic. Enjoy the read and please keep the feedback coming…

  • A Look Ahead: A Letter to Our Clients and Partners – As we kick-off Q2 2021, we know many of our clients and partners remain challenged by the global pandemic. Our thoughts continue to go out to all that remain impacted by COVID while at the same time find inspiration by the strength and tenacity we hear from stories shared with us by our customers who have adapted and press on. Click the image to read a letter to clients and partners about the road ahead for TimeLinx

  • April Promotion : Buy 2 Full TimeLinx User Licenses and Get a 3rd Full License FreeTimeLinx is pleased to report record results in Q1 2021 and in an attempt to continue the momentum is running a “Buy 2 Licenses, Get 1 Free Promotion” for the month of April. Both new and existing clients are eligible for this limited time offer. Orders must be placed on or before Tuesday April 27th and payment must be received on or before Friday April 30th, 2021. If you would like to learn more, click the image to request a quote or more information…

  • Sage Announces End of Life for Sage CRM v. 2018 in September 2021 – In a recent announcement published by Sage, support for any version of Sage CRM 2018 ( R1, R2 & R3) will expire on September 30th, 2021. With some of the slower summer months ahead, now would be an ideal time to schedule a consultative session for planning the upgrade to your current Sage CRM system. Clients will benefit greatly from the many new features and enhancements in the latest edition of Sage CRM. Click the image to get complete details and to register for an appointment with a member of the TimeLinx team…

  • Inforum 2021: The Ultimate Customer EventTimeLinx is proud to partner with Infor for over 20 years and excited to learn that they are optimistic they will be able to meet in person at the CAESARS FORUM this November for Inforum 2021. They will also be offering a digital program as an extension to the in-person event that you can experience in your own environment. Click the image to get all of the details and registration for the event…

  • Wednesday Wisdom Webinar Series : Adapting to the Changing WorldTimeLinx is proud to partner with Sage for over 20 years and happy to share this new Wednesday Wisdom series focused on providing small businesses with the insights and expertise for adapting to the changing world and preparing for future opportunities. Each 30-minute interactive session is complimentary and will be available on-demand after the event. Click the image to get all of the details about the web series as well registration information…

  • 12 Small Business Trends and Predictions for 2021 – With 2020 in the books, small businesses are optimistic that 2021 will be a brighter year. While the COVID-19 pandemic is not yet gone for businesses across the U.S., that optimism is buoyed by the distribution of vaccines. Although the pandemic has been front and center since early last year, there are other trends on the horizon for entrepreneurs to watch as well. This article highlights the small business trends owners can expect for the upcoming year. Click the image to read this compelling story…

  • Sometimes Things Just Don’t Go As Planned: Edition 21 – Imagine entering the rather small port of Venice, Italy aboard a 900 foot long cruise ship when the steering system fails. Despite the many safety mechanisms aboard the ship along with several tugboat tenders guiding it in to port, an investigation proved that once the steering system failed, the crew was not adequately trained in the emergency procedures for this situation and no one pushed the kill switch to shut off the engines and the ship. Click the image to watch this shocking video…

  • What Happened to the Paperless Office? – In the late 70’s (if you’re old enough to remember), the vision for the future of businesses was “the paperless office”. It was the idea that someday we’d all have access to a computer and would have no need to create paper documents (letters, quotes, purchase orders, invoices, etc.). This was prior to the internet, accounting software and spreadsheets but as the technology became more pervasive in business, the notion of a paperless office became more of a reality. Click the image to read the entire story…

  • There’s Cloud and Then There is True Cloud

    When a company chooses a cloud service, they have certain expectations. It seems like every new service hosted on the internet gets labeled cloud. But are all cloud services the same in terms of benefits—especially over the long-term? This article is about the three primary expectations of a cloud services provider. Click the image to get complete details…

  • Shining a Light on the Dark Sales Funnel – The winding and convoluted buying processes for most consumer goods challenges today’s marketers to identify a clear path to purchase for buyers. No more can they map the journey from need, to awareness, to consideration, to purchase—if they ever could. In fact, as today’s marketers think about the traditional funnel, they’re increasingly becoming aware that this linear model simply isn’t sufficient to offer relevant and reliable insights into the purchase process. Click the image to learn how to understand your buyers…

  • Marketing Is Turning to AI for Customer Acquisition – Companies started using artificial intelligence and machine learning about five to seven years ago, but those early efforts weren’t targeted nearly enough.

    The first step in using AI/ML for competitive marketing is to understand what the technology can and cannot do today and how it is evolving. The use of the technology for competitive marketing is in the early stages but as more companies have success with it, the pace of adoption will quicken. Others expect the technology to penetrate the mass market in the next couple of years. Click the image to get the complete story…

  • The U.S. Added 916,000 Jobs in March as the Recovery from the Pandemic Continues to Gain Steam. – The U.S. jobs rebound picked up steam last month, fueled by the accelerating pace of vaccinations and a new injection of federal aid. Employers added 916,000 jobs in March, up from 416,000 in February The leisure and hospitality sector led the way. Click the image to read the complete report and this very encouraging news…

  • Sometimes Things Just Don’t Go As Planned: Edition 20 – Although statistics show that flying remains the safest form of travel and driving the least, it is hard to imagine the two modes of transportation literally “crossing paths”. At rural Texas airport, an SUV takes a service road that crosses the flight path of an active runway while a small aircraft is about to touchdown. Click the link to watch this terrifying video as sometimes things just don’t go as planned….

  • Improving Service Margins with Revenue Optimization – Huh? What’s Revenue Optimization?

    With all the rave reviews we receive from our customers and the fanfare we make about our products, many of our customers don’t know about one of the major features of TimeLinx and how key it has been to our success. The feature is our Revenue Optimization engine – a major differentiation between TimeLinx and other PSM software. In fact, TimeLinx is the only PSM we know of with this capability. And your ERP system can’t do it. Click the image to get complete details…

  • Check Out the Complete TimeLinx Video Library – Looking for a quick and easy way to better understand TimeLinx product and service offerings? Want to understand what is new in the TimeLinx product portfolio but do not have a lot of time? If so, check out the TimeLinx Video Library. The library includes an extensive collection of short video presentations including tips and tricks, short-cuts, new product offerings and feature specific overviews. Click the image to scroll through the entire catalog of informational videos…

  • How to be an All-Star CFO – In the last year with the pandemic, businesses and clients have thrust CFOs and finance professionals into the spotlight. CFOs are leaned on more than ever to help businesses ‘survive and thrive’ in these extraordinary times. From forecasts and scenarios to business model transformations and beyond, finance professionals scaled above and beyond the call of duty, outlining the impacts of government relief packages alongside the increasing complexity of tax compliance. Click the image to get complete details…

  • TimeLinx Introduces New Animated Logo

    After wrapping up the strongest financial year in more than a decade in 2020, TimeLinx is kicking-off fiscal 2021 with the introduction of two new contemporary animated logo designs. In addition to the logos, a series of marketing and promotional campaigns are scheduled for the months to come. Click the image to check out the logos and tell us what you think…

  • Check Out the Latest Edition of Infor CRM 8.5 – Infor has announced the release of the latest edition of Infor CRM version 8.5. The new edition includes enhancements such as “upgrade safe feature”, new dashboards, workflows and approval processes to name a few. In the spirit of encouraging clients to upgrade to the new release, TimeLinx is offering a promotional services offering for a limited time. Click the image to get complete details…

  • Sage CRM Virtual Summit 2021 – Qmulus Solutions, a Sage Business Partner specializing in improving client productivity via the use of Sage CRM, has arranged a free online one day conference for Sage CRM. The international event is on Wednesday 5th May 2021. The conference will allow partners and customers together explore the potential of the Sage ecosystem to grow each of their businesses. TimeLinx will be a featured presenter. Click the image to register…

  • What Businesses Need to Know About the 2nd Round of the PPP – The Treasury Department has reopened the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), following new guidance on the small business forgivable loan program. The new terms aim to quell the earlier criticisms of the relief effort. Now that the SBA is far better prepared to manage this program than they were in the first round, click the link below to read this very compelling article about what to expect for the second round….

  • Learn Realtime Progress of all of the COVID-19 Vaccines : COVID 19 Tracker – Researchers worldwide are working around the clock to find a vaccine against SARS-CoV-2, the virus causing the COVID-19 pandemic. The Herculean effort means that a fast-tracked vaccine could come to market anywhere from the end of 2020 to the middle of 2021. To date, two vaccines are approved but many others are on the near horizon. Click the image to view the real-time tracker for the progress of all of the potential candidates…

  • Paycheck Protection Program: Round 2 – SBA, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, reopened the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for First Draw PPP Loans the week of January 11, 2021. SBA began accepting applications for Second Draw PPP Loans on January 13, 2021. SBA is currently accepting Second Draw PPP loan applications from participating lenders. At least $25 billion is being set aside for Second Draw PPP Loans to eligible borrowers with a maximum of 10 employees or for loans of $250,000 or less. Click the image to get the complete details…

  • Resuming Business TOOLKIT : Courtesy of the Center for Disease Control – The Resuming Business Toolkit is designed to assist employers in slowing the spread of COVID-19 and lowering the impact in their workplace when reintegrating employees into non-healthcare business settings. Not sure whether you’re ready to resume business? TimeLinx is pleased to provide the complete “Resuming Business TOOLKIT” – Courtesy of the Center for Disease Control. Just click the image and download the complete document file to review and share with staff…

  • COVID-19 Pandemic Real-time Dashboard – As the COVID-19 evolves by the hour, the World Health Organization has introduced a real-time dashboard to track the spread of the disease country by country. The system provides the latest stats and official information related to Corona Virus. Click the image, hover over a country and get the latest information associated with the pandemic…

  • TimeLinx FREE ROI Calculator – Want to know how quickly you can obtain a return on your investment using TimeLinx? Download this simple ROI Calculator, input your applicable data-points, include a minimum of 30 (%) in efficiencies across your organization and the calculator will quickly illustrate how much money you will save per day and per year. Click the image for complete details…

  • TimeLinx – Project and Service Management Software Buying Guide
    The way business is done has changed dramatically, and if you’re considering this buyer’s guide, it’s because you’re seeking a software solution to streamline your business processes, increase productivity and efficiency, and reduce costly data entry errors…Click the image to download the Buyers Guide…

  • The Basics of Partnering with TimeLinx During Uncertain Times – The TimeLinx Partner Advantage Program is a perfect complement for mid-market resellers, business partners and technology consulting firms supporting businesses in the project and service industry. The Partner Advantage Program includes some of the best margins, support, training and administration offerings in software publishing…

  • TimeLinx Investor Information Center – Regardless of the impacts of the Corona Virus, TimeLinx is reporting some the strongest financial results in the company’s history and seeking outside investment to expedite the time to market in the re-launch of the new platform agnostic version of TimeLinx including all modules. Interested parties should click the image and download the complete market analysis and investor presentation…

  • With Uncertain Times, the Experience of Your Technology Provider is More Important than Ever. Please Take the Opportunity to Meet the TimeLinx Leadership Team – The executive team at TimeLinx sets the strategic direction for the company, supports a passion for continual innovation and a drive to meet the unmet needs of customers and business partners. The team brings together over 80 years of diverse, yet complimentary experience with the goal of providing industry leading technology solutions to the market. Click the image and meet the team…

  • In the Midst of the Global Pandemic, TimeLinx is Able to Offer Financing for All Purchases Across North and South AmericaTimeLinx is proud to partner with Dimension Funding and as a result of some recent announcements, technology financing is now available across all of North and South America. Click the image to learn about the benefits of technology financing…

  • Like, Share and FollowTimeLinx has always recognized the importance of social media but understand it is more important than ever. As more and more people are getting their news from the likes of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn we have begun to expand our investment in these channels. Our volume and frequency of information has increased but we can still use your help by liking, sharing and following us and it is as easy clicking the image…

  • 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…

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