The old adage goes, “The customer is always right.” We at Knowify like to take it a step further by believing that the customer should always be delighted. After all, your business relies on the… Read More »How to delight your customers and win all-important referrals
Regardless of the industry you work in, you’ve likely been hearing the term “cloud” for a few years now. Many industries have fully embraced cloud-based software, but others, especially ones with long-standing traditions like the… Read More »Demystifying cloud software for contractors
We’ve put together a list of six reasons why digitizing your contracting business could be one of the most important things you do in 2020. We’ll look at standard operational efficiency points, but also consider… Read More »6 reasons to digitize your contracting business
Have you ever signed up for an app just to have it not work? It’s probably one of the most frustrating, yet easily avoidable, things we tech-savvy people can do. But, generally, it isn’t a… Read More »Why an app is only as good as its setup
Maybe you’ve already decided to move forward with a business management package like Knowify. Maybe you’re just starting to think about it. In either case, you should be aware that implementing powerful, fully-integrated software packages… Read More »Implementation: How to get started with Knowify… and succeed!
Business people who work consistently on fixed-priced contracts learn early on that the profitability of their business depends on two things: the quality of their job costing analyses and their project management/execution. Surely Microsoft helped… Read More »Project costing and tracking – Two things that belong together!
The office side of the business is frequently unloved in construction. We like to joke that nobody ever got into construction so they could sit at a desk working on spreadsheets all day. Because construction… Read More »Estimates and invoices, POs and bills: How a little extra effort can pay off
This question (in its many flavors) is one we encounter quite frequently at Knowify. We know from experience that accountants can have pretty strong opinions about this question, but we’re also not afraid to share… Read More »Should I include overhead in my job cost?