Andrew Forest Articles

Weathering the Storm: Sanitation Management During the Pandemic
Sanitation companies tasked with cleaning contaminated areas are more essential than ever right now in the fight to slow the spread of COVID-19. However, with an increase in public health awareness comes an increase in workload for these kinds of businesses, which can be especially tough to manage if they don’t currently have a workforce […]
Weathering the Storm: Transportation Management During the Pandemic
While the current pandemic has created a drop-off in business for many companies, most that are considered ‘essential’ are working in overdrive right now. It’s been said that in many ways, the trucking industry is the backbone of the American economy, and with the goods that so many desperately need in high demand, companies that […]
The Many Different Types of Receivable Alerts with Encore
Among all of the benefits Actsoft solutions provide, one of the most powerful remains our products’ ability to help managers remain in better contact with their remote or mobile workforces. Besides just providing tools for messaging employees on the fly and making assignment changes, our Encore solution is even equipped with an Alerts feature to […]
Tips for Communicating Efficiently While Working Away From the Office
Communicating efficiently is a big part of what makes an office properly function, but what happens in a remote work setting, when face-to-face conversations aren’t always realistic? Barriers to communication shouldn’t be a reason for productivity to lag when employees are performing work away from the office. Here are four ways that you can make […]
Employee Accountability: How Are You Keeping Your Remote Workers Productive?
Any time you have a situation where employees are working remotely, there’s always the possibility for productivity to slip. Even if you have a great deal of trust in your staff, it can still be tough to regulate and manage assignments while they’re away from the office. Actsoft solutions are designed to help ensure productivity […]
Identifying Your Target Audience: Essential to Success in Business
Throughout the process of creating or selling a product, one common denominator remains when it comes to success: you need to have a clear understanding of whose problem you’re trying to solve. In a broader sense, this means to define your audience. Products or services targeted at specific groups will always do better than those […]
Ways to Save with Encore’s Wireless Forms Feature
Wireless Forms on Encore provides a variety of ways for your company to spend less. With a suite of tools built in to make data collection more dynamic, faster, and completely digital, enjoy the savings that Wireless Forms can provide to your team through benefits like these: Reduced paper costs Use Wireless Forms to reduce […]
The Importance of Networking for a Startup Business
Making connections via networking is a proven tactic for growing a business, especially when you’re just starting out. Whether it’s through an event such as a convention, or simply meeting other local entrepreneurs at a coworking space, networking can help accelerate the timeline of what you want your business to accomplish. Here are three key […]
Recap: Actsoft’s Visit to the 2020 Synapse Summit
Last week, a few of our staff members were treated to an incredible experience, gaining the opportunity to attend the 2020 Synapse Summit at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. As a convention for all things entrepreneurial and technological, the Synapse Summit gave our team the chance to take a couple of days to learn more […]
What Geofences Can Do for a Business’s Security Levels
With employees, vehicles, and assets in the field, running a secure operation away from the office can be difficult for a company to accomplish. However, Encore’s Geofences feature is able to enhance security by bringing extra accountability and transparency to mobile workforce management. Geofences helps safeguard equipment, fleets, and employee safety in three primary ways: […]