GetApp Operations Management Blog

  • Published 4 January 2017 by Rhiân Davies
    How many times have you made the trip to a specific store for a specific item – having purposefully checked the availability online in said specific store – only to be told, “We’re out of stock, have you checked online?”? In my case, it’s too many times. Sometimes, I’ve also then encountered the added bonus … Continue Reading
    Keeping Track of Inventory: 5 Apps That Can Help Organize Your Stock
  • Published 21 December 2016 by Rhiân Davies
    One order needs to be sent to Canada, by Tuesday, before 6pm, with a discount for repeat purchase. You can’t figure out how to calculate the cost of custom duties. Another order needs to be sent by the end of the day, this time to Milwaukee, but the order’s been edited, and you can’t see … Continue Reading
    The Best Order Management Software for Small Businesses
  • Published 20 December 2016 by Rhiân Davies
    Picture the scene: you’ve been offered a new job, and now you’re standing in line at the copy and print shop waiting to scan over 50 pages, each one signed, each one initialled, ready to scan again, and then send via email. We’ve all been there, and we all find it tedious. Electronic signature software … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Electronic Signature Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 30 November 2016 by Rhiân Davies
    There comes a time when small business owners, having deployed a myriad of software to manage their business – from CRMs, to HR apps and inventory management tools – can grow tired of monitoring and operating on multiple platforms. Enter enterprise resource planning (ERP), the software solution that integrates multiple business applications with the intention … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Enterprise Resource Planning Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 24 November 2016 by Gitanjali Maria
    Telecom billing is a potential deathtrap for your business. Seriously. Whether you’re a telecommunications startup or a large provider if you get your billing wrong you’ll face the wrath of your customers – be that inundating you with complaint calls or, worse still, flooding your social media pages with nasty comments. A legacy billing system … Continue Reading
    A Beginner’s Guide to Choosing Telecom Billing Software
  • Published 11 November 2016 by Deeksha Malik
    Standing in the middle of Times Square staring at those larger-than-life billboards and neon signs can be a pretty awe-inspiring experience. From augmented reality billboards to facial recognition that puts you on the big screen with your favorite rock band, digital signage is attention-grabbing, engaging and informative. It looks exciting, but behind all the hype … Continue Reading
    How to Choose Digital Signage Software to Better Engage Your Customers
  • Published 5 October 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    It’s Wednesday, and you know what that means: it’s business time! To make the most of your business (and time), you should consider using a business management solution. We’ve put together a helpful checklist to help you figure out what features you need, and what you should expect from a business management solution. Right-click the … Continue Reading
    What to Look for in a Business Management Solution: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 8 June 2016 by Matt Mullarkey-Toner
    If you’re looking for a field service management solution for your company but need some help starting your search, we’ve got you covered: here’s a useful checklist that shows you what to look for in field service management software before making a purchase. Scroll below the image to download a copy of the checklist, and use … Continue Reading
    What to Look for in Field Service Management Software: A Handy Checklist
  • Published 14 December 2015 by Suzie Blaszkiewicz
    Do you know what your field technician is doing right now, or why he’s been late to his past three scheduled appointments? Managing off-site employees is notoriously difficult, especially for service companies that rely on customer referrals to generate new business. Field service management apps are a great way for service and repair-based businesses to … Continue Reading
    The Best Field Service Management Apps to Improve Offsite Operations
  • Published 23 November 2015 by Mike McGee
    Are you too busy to take a vacation this holiday season? Or, is work likely to intrude by cutting it short or interrupting your family time with phone calls and emails? If you normally spend the season of goodwill chained to your desk or superglued to your cell phone, this is a warning sign that … Continue Reading
    Taking a Holiday These Holidays? Why the Answer Says a Lot About Your Business.