The Cost of Unplanned Downtime

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Unplanned Downtime. Most companies experience it, as much as 82 percent of companies have experienced unplanned downtime over the past three years. Unplanned downtime can cost a company as much as $260,000 an hour. According to a recent Vanson Bourne study, 82% of companies have experienced at least one unplanned downtime outage over the past three years, and two on … Read More

Benefits of Integrating Quickbooks with your Field Service Management

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Quickbooks is an accounting and customer relationship management software widely used by small to medium-sized businesses. It is often used as a first CRM by small businesses due to the ability to store contact information and buying history. In contrast, field service management software is something that a lot of small businesses have not considered implementing in their organization. This … Read More

Improve Your First-Time Fix Rate

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Arriving on-site without the proper tools, skills, or inventory can be detrimental to your field service business’s quality of customer service and is a waste of technicians and the customer’s time, costs associated with transportation, and other resources.  Even though some unexpected issues cannot be planned for, FSM technology has enabled organizations to improve their First-time fix rate, overall increasing … Read More

How to improve your customer service and retention using Field Service Management Software

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Customer service should be every field service companies #1 priority. Offering reactive communication isn’t enough, it must be proactive. When having a technician in the field on a work order, it is imperative that the process in this touchpoint is as smooth as possible. With Field Service Management, you are provided with the tools to provide the utmost quality of … Read More