TimeLinx Talk Weekly Project and Service Newsletter – Edition 257

As the month progresses, service organizations have to adjust their operations to address the inclement winter weather. This edition of TimeLinx Talk includes articles about seasonal best practices, maximizing field staff, the importance of CRM in field services as well as updates from Sage, Infor and much more. Enjoy the read and tell us what you think …

  • How to Manage a Field Service Team: Tips and Strategies for Optimizing Your Field Service Operations – If you’re like most business owners, field service is a critical part of your operations. You rely on field service workers to provide quality service and support to your customers. But field service can be challenging. Yes, we know how difficult it can be to manage a field team and optimize field service operations. In this blog post, we will discuss tips and strategies for managing your field service unit. Click the image to get all of the details…

  • 10 Advanced Project Management Best Practices You May Not Have Thought Of – In the early stages of a project manager’s career, it’s essential to understand key terms like dependencies, burn rate, and roadmaps and to be familiar with frameworks such as agilescrum, waterfall, and kanban. Junior PMs often work with experienced mentors who help them stay on track and make necessary corrections. Click the image to read this compelling article about best practices for managing complex projects…

  • How to Effectively Manage Field Service Technicians – The way you manage your field service technicians directly influences their performance, productivity, and daily interactions. Skilled and well-managed technicians are more likely to provide high-quality service, resulting in happier customers who are willing to recommend your business to others. Effective technician management also contributes to customer loyalty, reliability and more referrals and on-line customer reviews. Click the image to read the complete article…

  • CRM for Field Services : 5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs One – A reliable customer relationship management (CRM) system is essential for any business that offers field services. You can achieve unparalleled customer satisfaction through a CRM for field service by managing your organization’s operations and streamlining procedures. This can lead to higher efficiency in the workplace and, ultimately, more efficient business practices. Click the image to get all of the details…

  • The Benefits of Combining CRM with Project Management – Organizations worldwide aspire to deliver the best experience to their customers. They invest in efficient Customer Relationship Management (CRM) to maintain a centralized repository of customer information. A thorough analysis of customer interaction and information helps businesses drive customer experience and retention. However, do you think that investment in CRM alone can guarantee you success in managing customer expectations and needs? Click the image to get the answer to this question as well as others…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned : Edition 141 –  Millions of students are driven to school each day on a bus. The vehicles include modern safety equipment, the drivers are trained and certified and the routes and pick up locations are approved by the school district but sometimes things just do not go as planned. During this time of year, inclement weather can play havoc on motorists and in this instance the school bus came across some very icy roads. Click the image to watch this alarming video…

  • TimeLinx Wins the Winter 2024 Leader Award in Project and Service Management from SourceForge –TimeLinx , a leading publisher of project and service management software, today announced that it has been awarded a Winter 2024 Leader Award by SourceForge, the world’s largest software and services review and comparison website. This award recognizes exceptional companies and products with outstanding user reviews that puts them in the top fifth percentile of highly reviewed products on SourceForge.. Click the image to get all of the details…

  • Trends and Predictions : The Future of Field Service Management – People outside the industry hear the words “field service” and, if they’re even familiar with the term, probably just think about the cable guy who helps them connect to the WiFi. However, those on the inside know that this industry is booming with innovation at every turn. New technology like the cloud, Internet of Things (IoT), virtual reality (VR) and driverless cars all have a role to play in the next era of field service management software (FSM). Click the image to read the complete story…

  • 17 of the Highest Paying Field Engineer Jobs in 2024 – As a field engineer, your main responsibilities include the installation, operation, repair, and maintenance of equipment, machinery, or facilities in a number of industries. Field engineers can work in the construction, telecommunication, energy, oil and gas, and manufacturing industries, to name just a few. Your specific duties depend on the field in which you work, but you typically must travel to a work site to inspect it before they install a machine or piece of equipment.

  • 2024 Top 40 CRM Solutions – If you work for company in search of a new CRM system, who has the time to go to dozens of websites to do research, read reviews and analyze and compare which systems would be the best fit? The good news is the annual “Top 40 CRM Report” compiles the industry leaders in an intuitive side-by-side comparison format and does the work for you. TimeLinx has been proud to partner with Infor and Sage for over 20 years and both of their CRM solutions are part of the report.  Click the image to get all of the details…

  • Sometimes Things Just Do Not Go As Planned : Edition 140 – The most common form of transportation is by car but unfortunately it is the riskiest. Although vehicle manufacturers spend billions adding advanced technology and safety equipment to their products and transportation authorities continue to modernize roads and freeways driving remains dangerous. Despite all of these efforts, sometimes things just do not go as planned .Click the image to watch a video of this multi-car accident that looks like it belongs in a movie…

  • Explore the Complete Catalog of TimeLinx Project and Service Management Solutions – If your company provides services to clients and looking to increase efficiencies, decrease expenses, deliver better customer experiences and boost profitability, you should explore the complete catalog of TimeLinx Project and Service Management Solutions. The catalog includes end to end project and field service management including complete mobility, accounting integration, estimating, scheduling and dispatching and more. Click the image to explore…

  • TimeLinx Sales & Marketing Tool Kit – July 2023 – Looking to familiarize yourself with the TimeLinx Project and Service Management platform? If so, then look no farther. This webpage is a comprehensive tool kit that include product demonstration videos, success stories, press releases, buying guides, features pages and much more. Click the image to get  access to all of the information you can ever want related to TimeLinx PSM…

  • TimeLinx Explained Under 3 Minutes – If you are looking for a full featured project and service management solution including scheduling and dispatching, work order management, time and expense management, asset and inventory management, project management and complete mobility that integrates to your ERP system you will want to watch this 3 minute video about TimeLinx PSM. Click the image to watch the brief video…

  • Follow TimeLinx on YouTube – Just last week TimeLinx announced the re-launch of our YouTube channel and the response has been great. The team continues to add new content to the site on a weekly basis in hopes that more of our clients and partners will follow us and stay up to date with all that we have to offer. If you have not done so, please click the image, navigate the site, add a “like”, leave a comment or even share some of the content you think others may be interested in…

  • TimeLinx Project and Service Management for Infor 3 Minute Video Overview – Are you an Infor customer with a services business? Do you wish you had better control of the scheduling and dispatching of your field service teams, work order management, time and expense management, asset and inventory management, project management, reporting, alerts and notifications and complete mobility? If you said yes, you will want to watch this 3 minute video about the TimeLinx Project and Service solution for Infor. Click the image to view…

  • Let’s Meet for a Virtual Cup of Coffee – Do you enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning to get your work day started? Is your company in the service industry and you wish you could improve efficiencies, maximize profits, minimize mistakes and provide better customer experiences? If you answered “yes” to both of those questions, let’s schedule a 30 minute  “Virtual Cup of Coffee Meeting” with a member of our team to discuss how the  TimeLinx Project and Service Management Platform can help. Click the image for the details…

  • The Power of a Partnership – The TimeLinx Partner Advantage Program – The project and service management industry is experiencing record growth and now is the time for technology consulting firms to take advantage of the opportunity.  With over 20 years of delivering award winning project and service management solutions for mid-market companies around the world, TimeLinx would welcome the  prospect of partnering with any CRM, ERP or business process solutions providers. Click the image for the details…

  • Comprehensive Product Demonstration of TimeLinx SmartMobile Version 3– The new TimeLinx disconnected SmartMobile  application offers service organizations a new way to arm mobile workforces with the power of complete Field Service Management. Increase customer experiences by equipping field personnel with an industry leading mobile solution. The app was designed to work in both offline and online modes. Click the image to watch a comprehensive product demonstration and see if SmartMobile is for your service organization…

  • TimeLinx Project and Field Service Management Product Overview and Demonstration – If you operate a services organization and looking for a full featured project and field service management solution including scheduling and dispatching, work order management, time and expense management, asset and inventory management, project management, service management, reporting and complete mobility you will want to click the image to watch this comprehensive product overview and demonstration of the platform …

  • TimeLinx Project and Field Service Management Product Demonstration -If you operate a services organization and looking for a full featured project and field service management solution including scheduling and dispatching, work order management, time and expense management, asset and inventory management, project management, service management, reporting, alerts and notifications and complete mobility you will want to click the image to watch this brief product demonstration of the platform..

  • Infor’s “Come Back Clean” Reinstatement Program – Have you been a long-time Infor customer but let your maintenance & support programs lapse only to realize the reinstatement fees are simply too expensive to justify? Well, we have an answer for you! From now until the end of the year, you can literally save tens of thousands while protecting your software investment by taking advantage of the “Come Back Clean Program”. Click the image to get all of the details about the program…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • TimeLinx is Able to Offer Financing for All Purchases Across North and South America – TimeLinx 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 all of the tax and business benefits of technology financing…

  • Like, Share and Follow – TimeLinx 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 hundreds of newsletters, thousands of blog posts, more than 1,000 industry related stories, a million clicks and readership asking for a complete archive and an easy way to reference all of the great content published in the last 48 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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