GetApp Operations Management Blog

  • Published 6 February 2014 by Jonathan Garro
    WORKetc Review – A business app that can manage several different aspects of your business Compartmentalization is a dangerous pitfall that traps business of all shapes and sizes, often without its victim’s notice. Over time, different departments within a company have the tendency to separate themselves from each other, only communicating with each other when absolutely … Continue Reading
  • Published 28 January 2014 by Stephanie Faris
    GeoOp Review – making the entire process of dispatching and billing for jobs easier At one time, it was easy to manage paper-based processes. Administrative employees were headquartered in central office, with field staff forced to come into the office to take care of those processes. These trips took away from the time field workers spent … Continue Reading
  • Published 6 January 2014 by Stephanie Miles
    RazorSync Review – Field service software for offsite technicians For the five million+ U.S. workers in the field services industry — along with the staffing teams working behind the scenes to support those offsite technicians — productivity is everything. A company’s profitability is closely related to the number of jobs a technician can complete each … Continue Reading
  • Published 26 November 2013 by Jonathan Garro
    LeanKit Review – Team collaboration made easy Businesses have an abundance of moving parts that can be difficult to keep track of, and managing disparate teams working on several projects at once can be a logistical nightmare. Fortunately, there are several solutions available to help organize your teams in order to help them work more … Continue Reading
  • Published 19 November 2013 by Stephanie Faris
    Teambook review – Project sharing, scheduling and tracking for all Managing a team can be time-consuming and frustrating, especially for businesses that have multiple projects occurring simultaneously. Project management tools often tackle scheduling from a project perspective, rather than focusing on the people who will be performing the tasks associated with said projects, Teambook provides an … Continue Reading
  • Published 4 November 2013 by Stephanie Faris
    Ciiva Review – Automating bill of materials processes Transferring parts among different companies including designers, manufacturers or suppliers and organizing bill of materials across multiple users within a company can be a time-consuming process when done manually. Ciiva seeks to automate the process, allowing for better organization and always-updated information on parts that are in stock, … Continue Reading
  • Published 27 September 2013 by Stephanie Miles
    Mhelpdesk Review – Give service technicians the freedom to complete their work from inside or outside the office Businesses in the service and repair industries have special challenges when it comes to managing off-site technicians, on-site technicians, schedules, work orders, and even billing issues. Mhelpdesk is a tool that these companies can use to get a handle … Continue Reading
    Mhelpdesk Review – Ultimate Management Tools for Service Technicians
  • Published 26 September 2013 by Nathan Snelgrove
    iBE.net Review – End-to-end business management to get your work done  At this point, there’s no real reason that a business needs to be managed on a sole computer. Thanks to all our mobile devices and the way we work in corporations, we can take care of our business anywhere. iBE.net addresses the needs of … Continue Reading
  • Published 23 September 2013 by Rakesh Sharma
    Despite the variety of applications within the Google Apps ecosystem, one of the commonly required functionality is the ability to create workflows. This week, let’s take a look at KISSFLOW an application that does just that. In this KiSSFLOW review, we will look at its features, interface, and see how it can be of use … Continue Reading
  • Published 17 September 2013 by Stephanie Miles
    In today’s global economy, having access to accurate, real-time inventory data is critically important for all third-party logistics providers, public warehouses, and other warehouse operations. Warehouse companies seeking growth and scalability need to be able to track inventory and provide up-to-the-minute location information to supply chain business partners, like manufacturers, factories, and retailers. 3PL Central’s 3PL … Continue Reading