TimeLinx Talk Weekly Project and Service Newsletter – Edition 173

The month of May is well underway and this edition of TimeLinx Talk is dedicated specifically to moving your technology infrastructure to the cloud. Articles include a small business toolkit, tips from the experts, the ERP selection processes, news from Sage, Infor and much more. Enjoy the read and feedback is always welcome…

  • Move Your Financial Systems to the Cloud – 10 Expert Tips – If you haven’t already moved to the cloud, you may be thinking about it. Businesses worldwide are accelerating their adoption of cloud software, with Gartner Research reporting that 85% of organizations will have a cloud-first strategy by 2025. Evidence of cloud benefits is widely available. Cloud deployments increase business agility and deliver four times the return on investment (ROI) than on-premise deployments. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • How Cloud Technology Creates Value for the Finance Function – Whatever your industry, cloud technology allows you to chase accurate and up-to-the-minute data to innovate, compete and increase the profitability of your business. By maximizing your use of data, you can turn it into a valuable asset and leave your competition trailing in the dust. To lead with data, you want to chase growth and innovation. Click the image to get the complete story…

  • How to Break the Addiction of Using Spreadsheets to Manage Finances – One of the things we find when we first start speaking with companies is that they know they have a problem with using spreadsheets, such as Excel and Google Sheets, but don’t understand how bad the issue is. This isn’t surprising as often a spreadsheet addiction is one that creeps up on you and before you know it you are almost running your finances on them.Click the image to read the entire article…

  • The Small Business Survival Toolkit – The first two years of a business are never easy, so Sage created a practical guide to help small business owners start and survive this critical time period. This guide contains tools, resources, and information designed to help you build sales, generate cash, and improve your business operations. Click the attachment and download this very helpful resource to help avoid the pitfalls for a new business venture…

  • Top 6 Cloud Computing Trends for 2022 – Cloud computing was popular and well-established pre-pandemic as well but it has taken the spotlight as a move to remote working was thrust upon us. And it looks like it’s here to stay for a long time. Cloud technologies are moving away from a linear evolution to prepare for an exponential evolution. Now, as we look for recovery, the appetite for cloud solutions is still strong and ever growing. Click the image to read it all…

  • The ERP Selection Process: Generating The Short-List – Now that your ERP selection power team has identified your top-tier business drivers, what’s next? The good news is that you’re halfway to the finish line, and you’ve successfully set yourself up for the next step: generating and prioritizing the short list to help you select the best ERP system to meet your established goals. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned : Edition 74 – In Southern California, there is a well-known destination on the coast called “Muscle Beach”. It is place where massive weight lifters and body builders gather, train and demonstrate incredible feats of strength but sometimes things just do not go as planned. In a particular instance, a regular visitor to Muscle Beach finished his training and decided to shower afterwards but click the image to watch this hysterical video of what happens when he tries to clean up…

  • What Is a Statement of Work in Project Management – A Statement of Work outlines the scope of work to be performed and identifies the objectives, tasks, and schedule. Here’s what you need to know. Statement of Work documents are extremely detailed and binding contracts that specify all the details of a project, including hierarchies of reporting, timelines, budgets, deliverables, dependencies, resources, and other terms and conditions agreed upon by all stakeholders. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • Managing Field Services During the Pandemic and in the New Normal – It’s a safe bet that when 2020 strategies and key deliverables were being drafted, few if any field service professionals anticipated or planned to deal with a global pandemic. The question facing us all now is: How should you respond today and prepare for the “new normal?” In order to respond during a global pandemic, it’s more critical than ever to review processes and seek digital solutions that keep field technicians safe and asset performance optimal. Click the image to get the complete story…

  • How Forecasting Helps Improve the Bottom Line for Service Companies – Service companies are always looking for ways to set themselves apart from the competition. In order to succeed in today’s climate with fierce competition and razor thin margins, you need to be forward-thinking in your management style. Traditional approaches to business visibility (e.g. reporting, monitoring, and analyzing) are important and can help you gain insight into what already happened and what is happening. Click the image for entire story…

  • What You Need to Know About Software Financing – Since 2020, IT and office technology providers have been tasked with deploying their clients’ remote workforce at record pace. Many projects were put on hold, and IT providers worked around-the-clock to ensure their clients could continue doing business securely from home, staying busy with software migration, implementation, and upgrades – all of which could conveniently be done remotely. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • Sage Announces New Branding Campaign – Sage (FTSE: SGE), the leader in accounting and financial technology for small and mid-sized businesses will have a refreshed brand from today – a symbol of its evolution, and a reflection of the changing needs of small and mid-size businesses globally.

    SMBs say they need an easier way to keep all the balls in the air and Sage research shows 49% are looking for companies like Sage to simplify business processes and give them a greater sense of control. Click the image to get the entire story…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned : Edition 73 – By the time an athlete reaches the collegiate level, they have spent thousands of hours training, conducting drills and running through every game scenario in preparation for competition but sometimes things just do not go as planned. In a recent baseball game between University of Mississippi and Alcorn State University, fans witnessed something they will likely never happen again. Click the image to watch this incredible series of events…

  • TimeLinx Partners with Sage to Host a Webinar for All of Sage’s Africa and Middle East Business Partners – Join us for an in-depth look at TimeLinx PSM ( Project and Service Management) for Sage. This session will provide insight into one of the fastest growing segments in software publishing and demonstrate how TimeLinx extends the capabilities of a Sage Accounting solution for companies that have project and field service elements to their business. Click the image and register today…

  • TimeLinx PSM ( Project and Service Management for Infor) is Now Available through the Infor 3rd Party Marketplace – As of Monday March 21, 2022, TimeLinx Project and Service Management is now available on Infor’s 3rd Party Marketplace. For complete details about the partnership, click the images and redirect your web-browser to the new landing page…

  • 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…

Posted in: