Andrew Forest Articles

Encore’s Dispatching Scheduler: The Solution to Work Order Inefficiencies
In one of last week’s blog posts, we discussed some of the difficulties a field service company faced without having a tool to plan out their mobile employees’ work orders in advance. In addition to productivity and brand reputation suffering due to confusions in scheduling, the company was also spending too much money on paper […]
How Workforce Productivity Can Suffer Without a Solution for Scheduling
For companies with a mobile workforce, coordination and efficient dispatching are key. However, a business’s productivity and finances can both suffer if work orders aren’t scheduled in advance. For example, a field service company experienced multiple issues with their dispatching process, as they didn’t have a way to effectively plan out customer visits by their […]
Ways to Optimize Your Company’s Communication
Communication is essential to good business, and if it’s a skill that’s suffering at your workplace, there are undoubtedly hidden costs that come into play. Poor communication can result in lowered morale at best, and incredibly costly mistakes at worst. In fact, according to The Holmes Report, the total cost of ineffective communication for 400 […]
Season’s Greetings From Actsoft and Our New Corporate Vision
The prosperity of our customers and business partners remains our highest priority here at Actsoft. This holiday season, we’d like to take a moment to thank each and every business we’ve had the chance to work with over the course of the past year, as well as restate our commitment to their successes both now […]
Actsoft’s Strategic Partnerships
At Actsoft, we take pride in the strategic partnerships we’ve forged with many other industry leaders over the years. They’ve allowed us to construct better avenues to support our dedicated customers, establishing a variety of solutions options that can fulfill the needs of virtually any workforce. We partner with makers of hardware and additional software […]
Keep Parcels More Secure During Holiday Deliveries with Asset Tracking
As mentioned in a previous post, the number of parcels being delivered this holiday season is likely to increase from years past. With companies like Amazon making online ordering and residential delivery even more popular, it’s clear that accessibility and convenience are currently as important as ever to the average consumer during their shopping experience. […]
The Benefits of a Company Newsletter
Keeping everyone in your organization on the same page is essential to success, and one tried and true method of doing so is through a recurring newsletter that’s sent internally to your employees. As a dynamic piece of content, your newsletter should effectively blend both graphics and text to convey your messaging. And while not […]
Using Actsoft Solutions to Sustain Your Business
Reliability is a big part of what we develop our applications for at Actsoft. We place a heavy emphasis on making our solutions ultra-dependable in order to help your business ingrain every feature of them into routine operations for consistent, sustained support that continues to elevate the power of your workforce. Versatility is another philosophy […]
Shipping During the Holiday Season and Actsoft Solutions
In 2017, UPS estimated that they’d be shipping nearly 750 million packages during the course of the entire holiday season. This year, that number isn’t likely to drop. With a steadily increasing number of gifts being given around Christmastime, companies that are in charge of package transportation must use technology and precision to ensure that […]
What Makes Encore’s Wireless Forms Feature Dynamic?
Encore’s Wireless Forms feature offers a much more robust experience to companies than what traditional paperwork offers. By allowing your mobile employees to document and submit form data from a smartphone or tablet, the feature is able to harness all the capabilities of mobile technology to increase efficiency and detail with every form submission. Here […]