Actsoft Articles

Construction Season: How to Avoid Theft and Damage
With construction season underway, it’s not uncommon to see heavy machinery, trailers, and sundry other tools left unattended on construction sites. And while signs like “No Trespassing” and the like may deter mischievous teenagers, it’s not going to do anything to stop thieves who want to cash in on the opportunity you left them. According […]
How Small Business Is Helping the Environment
It’s easier than ever for entrepreneurs to start a business. With the low cost of setting up an LLC, creating websites, and other tools needed to market and do business, there are virtually no barriers to a new enterprise. The one thing many of these businesspeople are doing right is cutting expenses and overhead in […]
Top Reasons to Go Paper-Free
Saving money by going paper-free can mean saving the environment. Most companies with any kind of foot in today’s world — even if it’s a dial-up foot wearing a 10-year-old computer — knows that paper is no longer necessary. Or, at least, not as necessary as it once was. In fact, if you look at […]
Can Eliminating Clutter Make Your Workforce Better?
According to scientists at Princeton University, the answer is a resounding, “Yes.” Results of a study conducted by researchers at Princeton University Neuroscience Institute published in The Journal of Neuroscience concluded that clutter may restrict one’s attention, the ability to process information and the ability to focus on a task. The report reads: “Multiple stimuli […]
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 […]
The Benefits of Spring Cleaning
If cleanliness is next to godliness, then the changeover from winter to spring is a very important time of year. Spring cleaning gives us all a chance for a fresh start. Organizing your home or office can give you a blissful feeling. Not only does organization free up space and create a good feeling; being […]