VIP Lighting Gains Business Efficiencies with GoCanvas

  Background Company: VIP Lighting HQ Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Website:    The Case for GoCanvas VIP Lighting is a retail lighting and electrical maintenance company that services retail chains across Australia and New Zealand.  The business has been operating for 25 years and now services 10,000 retail sites across both countries.   Prior to […]

By Catherine Baumann on April 8, 2021
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9 Ways Companies are Utilizing Reference Data

The apps built using GoCanvas have access to a powerful tool that allows businesses to pull information from dynamic and static data sources to populate fields and information in apps automatically – this tool is called Reference Data. App developers can include reference data in apps by uploading a CSV file into GoCanvas and referencing […]

By Hayden Clinard on April 7, 2021
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How to Increase Productivity with Apps for Contractors 

  Your business can’t afford to lose productivity on paper-based processes or inefficient workflows. That’s why more contractors are starting to rely on mobile apps that help them efficiently complete tasks.  The construction industry is using apps built for contractors that help with paperwork, employee management, and everything else in between. Instead of keeping track […]

By Brian Sugarman on April 6, 2021
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7 Examples of Creating Forms & How to Craft Your Own

Creating forms to capture data is one of the most important components of business today. When you design a great form, your business is collecting data that then becomes an asset you can use for reports and analysis.  But if you’ve ever experienced creating a form, you already know that how you structure the form […]

By Brian Sugarman on April 4, 2021
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A Beginner’s Guide to Checklist Apps

  Checklists are essential for keeping your team or yourself organized. They are most often used for task management, project management, or workflow optimization. If jobs at your workplace rely on checklists for the completion of tasks, investing in checklist apps can be a game-changer for increasing your productivity. At a very high level, this […]

By Brian Sugarman on April 2, 2021
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How Digital Construction Inspections Improve Safety

Why are construction inspections required? Construction inspections are performed during all phases of a project to ensure that health and safety standards are being met. Employee health and safety is a top priority for construction companies and there are regulations in place set by OSHA to ensure compliance. In addition to the inspections that companies […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 31, 2021
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16 Construction Safety Stats to Know in 2021

Why is construction safety important? The construction industry tops the list when it comes to workplace injuries and fatalities, even with tightened safety regulations over the years. It’s important for companies to prioritize construction safety to minimize these risks and keep employees safe. When employees are safe, it strengthens your company’s reputation, and it leads […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 29, 2021
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Home Inspection Checklists – What You Should Know

  When you are buying a new or previously owned home, one of the final steps in the home buying process is to have a qualified home inspector perform a home inspection. These inspections are designed to help potential buyers identify any problems that they would consider to be a deal-breaker. If there’s an inspection […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 26, 2021
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What are the Main Stages and Processes of Incident Reporting?

Incident reports are effective tools to promote safety in the workplace. You want to do everything in your power to fill out your incident reports as professionally and effectively as possible. We have compiled a thorough list of the main incident reporting stages so you can ensure you’re taking every step to foster a culture […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 24, 2021
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Incident Report Examples & Templates

Knowing how to effectively file incident reports is a critical component for companies that want to cultivate their culture of safety at work. Incident reports are designed to document the important details surrounding an accident, incident, or near miss that happens in the workplace.  These reports are incredibly useful for informing companies on the real […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 22, 2021