TimeLinx Talk Weekly Project and Service Newsletter – Edition 167

The Major League Baseball season is about to begin and much of America anxiously awaits the first pitch. This edition of TimeLinx Talk celebrates “America’s Pastime” and features stories about the similarities between baseball and service management software, industry news, updates from Sage and Infor and much more. Enjoy the read and feedback is welcome…

  • 3 Powerfully Simple Tips Professional Service Organizations Can Follow for Post-COVID Recovery – From supply chain verticals to mom-and-pop stores, the pandemic impact has been a reliable constant across the spectrum of news media and industry blogs. While tourism and hospitality were the poster boys of COVID-crisis headlines, the impact on professional and field services remained overlooked in the mainstream by comparison. Click the image to get the complete story on this compelling topic…

  • Leaders – Here’s How to Take the Fear Out of Digital Transformation – If you’re reading this, you’ve already heard the words ‘digital transformation’ somewhere. In a nutshell, this refers to the adoption of digital technology by an organization with the aim of improving efficiency, adding value, and driving innovation across the business. Change in any organization tends to create a sense of resistance and or fear—we’re only human, and change can be scary. But it doesn’t have to be. Click the image to read the complete story…

  • What Baseball And Field Service Management Have In Common – In the early 2000s, two vastly different businesses—Baseball and Field Service Management—began to use advanced statistical analysis to gain an advantage over their competitors. They both revolutionized their respective fields by using statistical knowledge to improve performance. The new approach replaced old models and attained shockingly good results. Click the link to read the complete story…

  • The Benefits of Using a CRM and FSM System Together – While a field service management solution can help you improve internal operations and communication, it misses one key element: customer data. This is where a field service CRM (customer relationship management) system comes into play. Using a CRM system with an FSM (field service management) system, you’ll have a 360-degree view of both your customer and your workforce. Click the image to get all of the details…

  • Quality Assurance: How Can You Ensure You Meet Service Excellence on Every Visit – There is little doubt that a great customer experience helps field service organizations move towards the goal of customer success and ultimately a profitable business. To this end, the importance of service excellence and quality assurance should be the goal of all field engineers on every visit. Click the image to read the entire article…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned : Edition 67 – The Major League Baseball Season is about to begin and fans across the US and Canada are excited about the prospects of attending a game and cheer on their favorite team. For those that have not attended a professional baseball game, the stadiums where the teams play are achievements in modern architecture and spare no expense for safety but unfortunately, sometimes things just do not go as planned. Click the link to watch this hilarious compilation of MLB fan failures…

  • History of St. Patrick’s Day – St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated annually on March 17, the anniversary of his death in the fifth century. The Irish have observed this day as a religious holiday for over 1,000 years. On St. Patrick’s Day, which falls during the Christian season of Lent, Irish families would traditionally attend church in the morning and celebrate in the afternoon.

    Lenten prohibitions against the consumption of meat were waived and people would dance, drink and feast–on the traditional meal of Irish bacon and cabbage. Click the link to read the complete history…

  • Our Hero, Steve, is Back and Has Some Exciting Information to Share about TimeLinx – If you are a TimeLinx
    client, business partner or vendor, you’re likely familiar with our mascot Steve. Steve has told the TimeLinx story tens of thousands of times when people visit our website but now he’s back with some exciting news to share about all of the enhancements made to TimeLinx PSM in the last year. If you have a couple minutes and would like to say hello to Steve, click the image and hear what he has to say…

  • Press Release – TimeLinx PSM is being added to Infor’s New MarketplaceTimeLinx, an industry leading project and service management software platform designed for the mid-market, today announced it is being added to the new Infor 3rd Party Marketplace. Click the image to read the complete press release…

  • The Un-Rule Book for Starting a Business

    Starting up a business can seem like a daunting prospect, especially if you don’t feel like you have the right resources or experience to make it happen. We’ve all heard the same old advice: that you need to have a strict able to create your own successful business. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • Moving to Cloud Technology: How to Get Buy-In from the C-Suite

    As a manufacturer, you probably know the benefits of your business moving operations to the cloud – streamlining back office functions, and maximizing production and product development to gain a competitive advantage. For many, it’s a no-brainer. Yet manufacturers often struggle to persuade their senior leadership team to invest in the switch. Click the image to get successful tips on making the move…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned – St. Patrick’s Day is recognized on March 17th each year and synonymous with celebration, dance and all things green. Although the original spirit remains the same, the holiday has been largely commercialized and widely associated with the consumption various green alcoholic beverages. Click the image to watch this hilarious compilation of St. Patrick Day bumbles and stumbles…

  • 10 Most Powerful ERP Vendors Today – For decades, traditional ERP systems have enabled enterprises to run core business processes on a single platform that delivered stability, reliability, and dependability. But the on-premises ERP has since become an outdated approach. And they are looking ahead to what Gartner calls “composable” ERP, an approach based on the concept of running apps on highly configurable, interoperable, and flexible software platforms. Click the image to read complete article…

  • How to Help the People of Ukraine: 3 Ideas for Giving – After Russia’s all-out invasion of Ukraine, many Americans of all walks of life are wondering how they can help the Ukrainian people in their time of suffering. While there are many fundraisers, charities and organizations to consider donating to or helping in some way, Charity Navigator has put together a list of some of the top-rated nonprofits that are aiding in relief and recovery efforts in Ukraine. Click the image to learn of how you can help…

  • Please Take a Five Minute Product Survey

    As a 20+ year provider of technology solutions for companies with project and service needs, we are always looking for ways to improve our products and are asking for your help. We have prepared a few questions and likely responses. To save you time, select an answer from the choices or feel free to provide your own. Please click the image to complete the survey and as a gesture of appreciation, your name will be added to a drawing for ten $50.00 Amazon gift cards…

  • 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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