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18Jun '18

New Gmail is Coming For Everyone. What You Need to Know.

The new Gmail redesign will be every Gmail user’s only reality within the next four months. Prepare your business for the future by getting familiar with these five useful new Gmail features.

By Daniel Barnett | 18-06-2018

1Jun '18

One Small Change. 22 Extra Days Per Year.

By Daniel Barnett | 01-06-2018

Home improvement company owner Sam Goodwin knew he needed the right tools to efficiently manage 125 projects per month. He reveals how WORKetc helped him do that—and gain an extra 22 workdays per year in the process.

31May '18

How WORKetc is Helping This Small Business Help Other Businesses Grow

By Daniel Barnett | 31-05-2018

Taking their cue from the Fibonacci sequence of numbers that form the basis of designs such as the staircase above, this database master and financial expert combo is melding math (finance) and nature (data architecture) to help multimillion-dollar businesses grow. Here’s how they’re doing it with the help of WORKetc.

27Apr '18

How To Handle 4X the Support Calls with One Simple Change

By Daniel Barnett | 27-04-2018

With one switch, this IT firm managed to cut down their support ticket handling time to a mere quarter of what it used to be, letting them help up to four times the number of clients in the same time it used to take them to help eight.

3Apr '18

The Secret Way One Small Change Can Save Your Staff 6 Hours/Day

By Daniel Barnett | 03-04-2018

Healthcare company Wound Care Advantage managed to save over 1,400 man-hours per employee and help up to four times the number of clients for a grand total of up to $1.4M in extra annual revenues. How? Read on.

27Mar '18

No Budget, No Problem: 10 Free Sites That Will Improve Your Small Business Marketing Material

By Daniel Barnett | 27-03-2018

Just because you don’t have a massive budget doesn’t mean you can’t market your content effectively. Add some extra oomph to your marketing efforts at no cost with these free image resources.

22Mar '18

This Firm Increased Revenue by up to $56K/Tech. Their Secret?

By Daniel Barnett | 22-03-2018

With just a few simple process changes, Eco Communications found up to $56,000 in extra annual revenue per employee. Find out how they did it below.

27Feb '18

Exactly How Does A CRM Make Flying Safer?

By Karl Bautista | 27-02-2018

Every day, the engineers at Accident Reconstruction Analysis use their unique mix of CSI and MythBuster skills to get to the truth behind everything from industrial accidents to car and plane crashes. Helping them run the company smoothly is WORKetc.

30Jan '18

Could Your Business Manage 100+ Projects a Day 35% More Efficiently? This Company Did.

By Karl Bautista | 30-01-2018 | 1 comment

Tracking, managing, and updating 100 active projects a day, each with two very different customer types, was too much for home repair firm HOCOA San Diego's old CRM. Company owner Sam Goodwin tells us how he did it all while increasing efficiency by 35% with WORKetc.

12Jan '18

4 Quick Hacks for Maximum Gmail Efficiency and Productivity

By Daniel Barnett | 12-01-2018 | 9 comments

It's easy to drown in the torrent of emails that flood your inbox everyday. Fortunately for Gmail users, Gmail Labs has a few features that, coupled with the WORKetc Gmail gadget, not only make your inbox more efficient but make you more productive as well.

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New Gmail is Coming For Everyone. What You Need to Know.

Google’s new Gmail redesign packs plenty of productivity-focused features. If I were to describe Gmail’s new design in one word, it would be “divisive”. Some users have praised the clean new interface, while others have condemned the exact same thing for wasting too much screen space. Part of the pushback comes down to a simple […]

One Small Change. 22 Extra Days Per Year.

HOCOA San Diego reclaimed up to a month’s worth of extra work days with WORKetc CRM. Any project manager worth his or her salt knows that communication is key to a successful project. And in today’s world, “communication” usually means email. HOCOA San Diego has built a name for itself as something of a concierge […]

How WORKetc is Helping This Small Business Help Other Businesses Grow

Staircase based on the number sequence introduced by the man Filius Bonacci is named for. Hiring a consultant used to be prohibitively expensive. Unless you were running a multi-million-dollar company yourself, chances are you wouldn’t have pockets deep enough to engage the services of a then-typical consulting firm. But with technology helping small businesses grow […]

4 Tips for Maximum Timetracking Efficiency with WORKetc

Ditch the hourglass; maximize your timetracking efficiency with WORKetc CRM. Timetracking used to be a pretty painful affair, and I admit: I used to hate doing it. I remember this really old timetracker that I used well over a decade ago. All it could do was create a text file of everything I entered into […]

The Secret to Keeping Remote Workers Connected Using One App

From time tracking to collaborations, here’s how WORKetc helps you manage your remote teams. According to the latest State of the Remote Job Marketplace report by remote jobs search site Flexjobs, one thing is clear: The traditional office is dying; the future of business is remote. The report found that 43% of U.S. workers now […]

How To Handle 4X the Support Calls with One Simple Change

IT firm tekRESCUE keeps IT support at “a manageable level of insanity” with WORKetc. IT can be a messy business. Just ask Randy Bryan, the founder of San Marcos, Texas-based IT firm tekRESCUE. “There are a lot of emergencies; always a lot of unknowns,” he told us last year, “A lot of messiness comes out […]