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Training Day: 9 Tips For Educating Workers About New Apps

March 14, 2014: As companies prepare to launch mobile workforce management solutions, their employees are the key to whether the deployment delivers the desired benefits or misses the overall goal of the implementation. In my first article, I looked at…

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Geo-tracking: a Cheektowaga Story


March 14, 2014: With a 70-person department responsible for the maintenance of 400 roads, the highway managers of Cheektowaga, N.Y., needed a way to ensure departmental efficiency and optimal workload and workforce management. They decided the best solution to be a wireless GPS device that can track employee vehicles’ locations and analyze driver routes, stops and drive time…

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A Road Map For Mobilizing Your Workforce


March 7, 2014: Mobile workforce management solutions can deliver a host of benefits to businesses of all types, thanks to advances in mobile device technology. Mobile apps in these solutions, which run on smartphones and tablets, enable managers and field workers to be more productive when not slowed down by…

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ClickSoftware Completes Acquisition of Xora, Inc.


March 3, 2014: ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. (NasdaqGS: CKSW), the leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and optimization solutions for the service industry, today announced it has successfully completed its acquisition of Xora Inc., a cloud-based market leader in mobile workforce management. ClickSoftware acquired Xora for

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Android, Tablet-Based Workforce Management Replaces Paper


February 21, 2014: Telecom contractor Tucker Communications has eliminated thousands of dollars in paperwork expenses with a mobile solution. Using manual, paper-based processes in the field doesn’t just dampen productivity and efficiency. There are real hard-dollar costs generated by printing, filing, and…

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Fleet Management Tools Improve Landscape Companies’ Outlook


February 20, 2014: Fleet-based businesses have long counted on technology – think CB radios – to improve their efficiency and increase their profits. This continues today with tracking technologies that can, among other things, save companies time, reduce fuel costs, cut excessive mileage and provide customers with proof-of-visits, as these three…

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ClickSoftware Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Xora, Inc.


February 18, 2014: ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. (NasdaqGS: CKSW), the leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and optimization solutions for the service industry, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Xora Inc…

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Rockstar Energy Auditions US Sales Stars with Apple iPhone App


February 13, 2014: Rockstar Energy increased its number of US customer sales visits by 33% after it began using special software designed for the Apple iPhone, which it says helps it keep its ‘A-players’ on the team…

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New Technology Tracks GDOT Crews During Storm


February 12, 2014: With the arrival of Atlanta’s newest winter storm, the Georgia Department of Transportation is deploying new technology that allows the agency to see where road maintenance crews are located in real time…

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Industry Perspective: Five Ways GPS Helps Cut Costs and Improve Service

February 7, 2014: The Global Positioning System (GPS) is made up of 24 satellites orbiting the earth at speeds around 7,000 mph. At this speed, you could travel across the entire United States in about 30 minutes. Did you know that GPS is used on golf courses to measure the distance between golfers and the pin? Farmers also rely on GPS systems

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