TimeLinx Talk Weekly Project and Service Newsletter – Edition 158

As the month of January comes to an end, trends for this year in the project and services industry are already forming. Automation, artificial intelligence and mobility continue to dominate the headlines. This edition of TimeLinx Talk addresses these topics as well as news from Sage and Infor. Enjoy the read and we welcome feedback and suggestions…

  • The Latest IDC Report on Field Services

    The field and customer service operation has seen a dramatic shift in the past 15 months. Due to the pandemic, the ability to physically get access to equipment or a customer site has been limited or, in some cases, restricted completely. As regions of the world reemerge into a “next normal” state at different rates, organizations will operate using a variety of service models. Click the image to download the complete white paper…

  • What’s in Store for CRM in 2022? – Well, 2021 happened. It was a year that began with political tumult and the pandemic’s worst stage yet; mellowed into a spring of vaccine rollouts, reopenings, and hope; and then ricocheted into a summer and fall of inflation, supply chain disruptions, and the pandemic’s (thankfully less lethal) return. But we enter 2022 cautiously optimistic that, as the predictions indicate, a new normal is settling into place. Click the image to read the complete story…

  • Why the Cloud Can Help Accountants with Practice Management – Practice management is one of the core tasks of any accounting firm. This ranges from ensuring you provide clients with the very best levels of service to the purely administrative task of ensuring your client lists are kept up to date. Poor handling of clients can unnecessarily add to your practice’s admin burden. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • Sage CRM in 3 Minutes or Less – Considering a new CRM system for your business but can’t find the time to do thorough research? If you are a small to mid-sized company looking for an affordable cloud-based customer relationship management solution designed to help optimize your customer experiences for new and existing client relationships, then look no further. Click the image to watch this 3 minute video providing a complete overview of Sage CRM and the various modules…

  • 7 Steps to Heat Up Cold Calling – The phone rings; the recipient instinctively looks at caller ID; the number is not familiar; the recipient ignores it; and after three or four rings the call goes to voicemail. This pattern plays out all too often for salespeople whose only strategy is the cold call—almost mindlessly dialing, dialing, dialing, often for naught. If you’re interested in learning how to improve results through cold calling, click the image…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned: Edition 59 – Most people still considers travel by plane as the safest form of travel and statistics support that however sometimes things just do not go as planned. Back in December, a small plane was forced to make an emergency landing on a Minnesota interstate and hit a vehicle. Fortunately with no injuries reported. A portion of the highway in suburban Minneapolis was closed for several hours but click the image and watch this terrifying video…

  • TimeLinx is Seeking Industry Experts to Write Guest Blogs – Are you an industry expert in the areas of ERP, CRM, Project Management, Field Service Management or Web Marketing and looking for an opportunity to get exposure to over 40,000 industry professionals per week? If so, TimeLinx is seeking the help of colleagues, partners and clients to share their relevant experience, case studies and best practices with our audience. Click the image to get the details…

  • Top 7 Field Service Trends Making Headlines in 2022 – Last year was a pivotal moment in the field service industry. Companies and individuals made significant changes that allowed them to continue providing services during a global pandemic. Fortunately, field service software already existed that made it easier to adapt to the times. Many of the trends that began last year are set to continue through 2022 and beyond. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • Top Enterprise Tech Tools You Need to Win as a Modern CFO – What’s the outlook for the future of chief financial officers? As a CFO, do you believe you have the capabilities to maneuver your enterprise for the challenges to come? Today, you are under more pressure than ever to provide a genuine and tangible impact on your business. Click the image to read this compelling article…

  • Re-tooling Your Systems to Support Remote Staff

    For many organizations, the dynamics of the office worker experience will never be the same. In a Forbes article from May said that 44% of people would take a 10% pay cut if it meant they could stay home indefinitely. That is a clear reflection of the new reality and a clear message to business owners who will be forced to adjust their information systems and business policies. Click the image to get the complete article…

  • Customer Relationships Are a Waste of Time! Is This True? What Do You Think? – How do you build a long-term relationship with customers? Tina works for an engineering company in Australia and recently joined the New Zealand office. Tina’s key focus is on Customer Experience and development, and she wants her team to change their transactional approach to customer strategy. Click the image to learn her approach and how she does it…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned : Edition 59 – You cannot open a newspaper, watch the evening news or visit any of the more popular internet news outlets and avoid information related to climate change and global warming. Unfortunately the animals that live in the significantly impacted areas of our planet don’t get the benefit of the information we have and therefore sometimes things just do not go as planned. Click the image to watch this “near miss” video…

  • Welcome to 2022 – Bob Scott’s Top 100 ERP and CRM VARs for 2021 – Every year Bob Scott of ERP Global Insights publishes his annual list of the Top 100 ERP & CRM value added resellers. With the worst of the pandemic behind us, the economy surging and an abundance of jobs being created the landscape of the value added resellers market has changed greatly in the last year. How companies are doing depends on where they are located and in what markets they are involved. Bob Scott’s Top 100 VARs for 2021 examines the issues and names 100 firms who are the big players in this market. With all of the pressure of the pandemic this edition is particularly interesting. Click the image to download the entire report….

  • Sage advises clients to not upgrade to Windows 11 currently if leveraging Sage CRM – Sage advises clients to not upgrade to Windows 11 currently if leveraging Sage CRM. Due to dependencies on Internet Explorer for some Office Integration it is suggested to delay until Sage CRM 2022 R2 is released. Please contact us for more information or click the image to login to Sage City…

  • Sage Announces Availability of Patches for Sage CRM to Address Apache Log4J Vulnerability

    Sage announces availability of patches for Sage CRM to address Apache Log4J vulnerability. It is suggested all customers update to the appropriate patch. Please contact us for more information to upgrade if you are on a affected system. If hosted by TimeLinx your patch will be applied by TimeLinx team. Please contact us for any questions or click the image to login for complete details…

  • TimeLinx is Now a Sage Intacct Development PartnerTimeLinx has been proud to partner with Sage for nearly 20 years. Over the course of that time, the TimeLinx Project and Service Management platform has filled a gap and helped Sage clients with project and service needs across most of their portfolio but with the renewed focus on Sage Intacct, it was only logical to develop this integration as well. Click the image for details…

  • Inforum Digital Session Catalog – Inforum 2021 was rescheduled for January 25th – January 26th 2022 to an all-digital experience. Whether you want to make a large-scale transformation or learn how to optimize your investment, Inforum Digital offers sessions that inspire change. Infor has gathered some of the best industry experts out there to identify and address topics designed to help business challenges. Start exploring the Inforum Digital Session Catalog by clicking the image…

  • 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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