Actsoft Articles

How Construction Companies Can Step Up Their Game
From contractors to field employees to the office staff, there are so many moving parts in building new homes, keeping everything straight — especially important paperwork and documents — can be a grueling and expensive task. We’ve all been around that colleague who’s mired in stacks of papers and can never seem to find the […]
The Superheroes of the Workplace
The working day is not the same as it used to be. Long gone are the days of working a “9-to-5” job. For many, the work day is more like “7-to-6” and changes each day. It can seem like you need to be a superhero and put forth a Herculean effort just to make it […]
How Asset Tracking Can Help Recover Stolen Goods
It’s unfortunate, but with the number of products that are moved by trucks daily, fleets have become targets for thieves. Especially for trucks that have highly valuable cargo, it’s essential to have protection against situations similar to what happened to Transvalue, Inc. on I-95 in North Carolina back in 2015. Armed robbers took more than […]
The Cost of Idling
We all know that idling is very costly, but is there an actual dollar amount attached to letting a car sit with the engine on for extended periods of time? We found out in a recent case study that idling can cost up to $20,000 per year in fuel for companies with a fleet of […]
Can Natural Gas Fleets Save Money?
Managers of any business that owns a fleet of vehicles are always on the search for options that will save money. It’s crucial to always be on the cutting edge of technology. Especially with fuel prices steadily climbing, finding thrifty fuel alternatives is a must. Perhaps a company could save some green by converting their […]
Tips for Doing More With Less
Efficiency is key. It’s a message we’ve preached for years at Actsoft. Getting the job done with the most effective use of manpower in a timely manner will save money. Plain and simple. Efficiency is important to all companies and businesses, but as time progresses, it will become an even more important part of the […]
The Importance of Driver Safety
The weather is warmer, school is coming to a close for the kids, and vacation season is nearly upon us. It’s a happy time of year with the snow just about all melted away. It only means one thing: more activity on the roadways. Anyone who drives on a regular basis, whether it’s to and […]
April Fools’ Day
Hopefully, no one got you too good this year. The unofficial holiday of pranksters passed with the shift of the calendar from March to April. Sometimes pranks are fun, like in this list Forbes put together to celebrate the day. Other times — not so much. As fun as the spaghetti incident from that Forbes […]
The Importance of Efficiency
Running a business these days is tough. With employees in and out of the office and resources to keep track of, there are a lot of moving parts in any industry. It’s important to stay on top of what’s going on inside and outside the office. Being off by just a few facts here or […]
Daylight Savings Time
For most of us, our clocks jumped ahead an hour this past weekend. For anyone who may have been awake in the extremely early hours Sunday morning, they entered the Twilight Zone that comes about when the (digital) clock jumps from 1:59 to 3:00 a second later. Technically we all lost an hour from our […]