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Create a Contractor Facebook Page That Gets You Customers

Facebook is the largest, most active, most popular social media network on the web. With a userbase of 1.13 billion daily users and diverse demographics, 50 million small businesses turn to it as their go-to advertising and outreach platform. But with the changes made in 2016 to Facebook’s business pages, most advertising guides are out...

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Why You Need Business Management Software For Your Service Contracting Business

Running a service business is hard, but for many business owners it’s harder than it has to be. One in five small businesses still rely on pen and paper to manage their operations, and two-thirds of small business owners find new business technology to be overwhelming. Without the right technology in place, however, business management...

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How To Get The Most Out Of Yelp For Your Service Contractor Business

Is your service business on Yelp? Thousands of consumers use Yelp every day to find well rated businesses and technicians. For service industry professionals, Yelp presents a great opportunity for easy reputation management and advertising at low (or no) cost. Yelp promises less competition and more engagement than traditional advertising channels. If you haven’t set...

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10 Tricks to Get Invoices Paid On Time

You landed the new client, you put in the work, you sent the invoice. Now you just sit back, pat yourself on the back, and wait to get paid, right? Wrong. The money never comes. You hear nothing from the client. Unfortunately, this happens all too often in business. Sometimes they legitimately forget, and sometimes...

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Schedule Jobs On the Go with Mobile Scheduling Software

Calls from customers for new jobs can arrive anywhere, anytime, so don’t be caught unprepared to schedule jobs wherever you are. Your service business goes wherever you go so make sure you have the tools to run your business from anywhere with mobile scheduling. FieldPulse service business scheduling software has full featured mobile apps that...

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Growing Your Service Business with Customer Referrals

The Weight of Customer Referrals Unsurprisingly, business statistics and polls indicate time and time again what many of us assume to be true. People are more likely to trust the recommendation of a friend or personal contact over anonymous reviews, advertisements, and other sources. Sources show that personal, customer referrals are up to 4 times...

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Mobile Invoicing Software – Get Paid Faster

How often has this scenario happened to you? You show up on time, bring all the right equipment, do a fantastic job for your customer, and are out of there on time. Smiles all around and you move on to your next appointment of the day. No worries. Except you didn’t get paid for your...

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What Software Should Small Service Businesses Utilize?

It’s 1995 and you’re blown away by Microsoft’s Windows 95. The five minutes to boot up the computer seems like merely a couple minutes to you. Fast forward to 2016 and you have a computer that takes 15 seconds to start up; and fits in the palm of your hand. Technology has transformed almost every...

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How to Simplify the Management of Your Field Service Workers

Put down the clipboards. Ditch the unnecessary paperwork. Stop playing phone tag with employees currently out in the field. All these time-wasting sides to your service business can be simplified. The right mobile service business workforce management software makes it all easier than you’d think. After all, who doesn’t have a smartphone these days? It’s...