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Why Go Digital with Inspection Checklists?

Inspection checklists are an essential task for many industries and workplaces. This could be a safety inspection to spot potential hazards, equipment inspections and preventative maintenance, property or residential inspections, and much more. For all types of inspections, the checklist is a useful tool because it provides a clear list for inspectors to follow and […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 20, 2021
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What is Field Service Management Software?

  Field service management is a category of software solutions that are designed to simplify the field operations for businesses that have a distributed workforce. There are many types of companies that have a field service component to their business model, including residential services, construction, utilities, and similar types of organizations with field operations. The […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 17, 2021
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6 Things to Look for in a Time Card App

Time card apps are growing in popularity to replace the traditional form of punching in and punching out. A digital time card allows employees to record their hours worked by using a mobile app on a phone, tablet, or computer. Time card apps are helpful for a company’s payroll systems. By recording hours worked through […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 13, 2021
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What to Look for in a Mobile Form Builder

Finding the right form builder for your business is an important decision. Today’s form builders are offered as cloud-based solutions, where you can login to the platform online and start building forms to be deployed on a mobile app or web browser. There are limitless ways companies can use forms for their business.  Most often […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 10, 2021
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How Digital Work Orders Impact Your Key Business Outcomes

Is your company still using paper sheets to manage work orders? The drawbacks of using paper forms are often hidden, making it difficult to understand the true impact of paper forms on a business. Typically, as your business grows, the paper problem becomes more difficult to manage. Here are some of the top concerns: Rising […]

By The GoCanvas Team on August 7, 2021
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How Timesheet Forms Work for Management [+Templates]

  Timesheet forms are an excellent way for businesses to manage time for their employees. Companies can use different timesheet forms, such as a weekly timesheet, a monthly timesheet, a biweekly timesheet, or even a daily timesheet. All of these tools are useful for time tracking of work hours.  There are many simple resources available […]

By The GoCanvas Team on July 19, 2021
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15 of the Best Inspection Apps in 2021

  What is a mobile inspection? The term mobile inspection refers to the process of using a mobile device or tablet to perform an inspection in the field. Companies are eliminating paper forms and instead relying on mobile technology in today’s digital era to perform job functions like inspections on a mobile device.  The mobile […]

By The GoCanvas Team on July 15, 2021
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15 Free Work Order Form Templates

  Work orders are widely used in many industries to request the performance of a task or job. The work order is most commonly generated to fulfill a customer request, but it can also be used internally within a company as part of a larger project. The work order includes the details of the job […]

By The GoCanvas Team on July 15, 2021
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10 Free Checklist Apps for Business

  Checklist apps are widely used by businesses to simplify the collection of data in the field or on a job site. The simple checklist that was once completed on a paper form, is now available to businesses as a digital app with forms that can be checked off using a mobile device. GoCanvas is […]

By The GoCanvas Team on July 10, 2021

5 Benefits of Time Card Apps for Construction [+ Free Templates]

Construction companies need an accurate record of their employees’ working hours. Punch cards were historically used to track time, but they are now being replaced by time card apps that digitize the process for logging clock-ins and clock-outs. Apps are designed to manage employees’ work times through mobile data collection and the information is stored […]

By The GoCanvas Team on June 21, 2021