The GoCanvas Blog: Business Operations

By: Chip Phillips August 3, 2020

What Your Competitors Are Doing to Keep Employees and Customers Safe

GoCanvas surveyed its customer base, as well as other small business leaders, in June 2020 about their industry outlook as a result of the global pandemic. This blog post highlights our initial findings. Data from this GoCanvas Small Business Report is sourced from 270 small businesses within a varying spread of industries.  

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By: Chip Phillips July 28, 2020

How Icon Attractions Reopened Safely with Employee Health Screenings

Icon Attractions LLC (ICON) was founded in 2013 to develop and manage giant wheel attractions and retail entertainment experiences to select domestic and international markets. ICON currently operates The Capital Wheel & Carousel at National Harbor, a local staple for the Washington DC Metro area.

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By: Chip Phillips July 21, 2020

Three HVAC Maintenance Checklists that will Reduce Errors and Grow your Bottom Line

For HVAC technicians, so many errors within their daily tasks come from using outdated paper forms while completing a job. Using these HVAC inspection checklists will prevent issues before they happen, so your technicians can collect comprehensive and consistent data at every job. 

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By: Chip Phillips July 2, 2020

Top 5 HVAC Apps You NEED to Run Your Business

Managing a team of HVAC technicians is full of time consuming challenges. You have to maintain distribution of work assignments, monitor your operations, check up on staff, and ensure that customers are satisfied. Across all of these duties, you also have to make sure you get paid on time every time.

By: Chip Phillips June 15, 2020

Your Guide to Getting Physical Spaces Ready to Reopen

As you prepare your business to reopen for in-person interaction, it is important to stay up to date on local and state guidelines. This includes preparing your physical spaces to protect workers and reduce risk while serving customers.

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By: Chip Phillips June 10, 2020

6 Tools You Need to Keep Your Team and Customers Safe

As businesses around the world continue to adapt their processes and prepare to re-open to customers, you will need a combination of tools to keep employees and customers safe.

By: Chip Phillips May 22, 2020

4 Things You Need To Know About Collecting Employee Health Information

With new protocols being established across all businesses, there are questions about what sort of employee health information you can and should collect.

By: Chip Phillips May 19, 2020

3 Things You Can Do To Reduce Risk While Serving Customers

For many businesses, avoiding direct customer contact presents significant hurdles to completing your daily tasks. Fortunately, there are ways to adapt your processes to reduce risks to your staff and customers.

By: Chip Phillips May 8, 2020

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Launch Employee Health Screenings

Employee health screenings for coronavirus are vital for companies who are returning to the workplace. But it’s not enough to just screen as you see fit; following best practices for these screenings can greatly reduce exposure risks to your staff and customers.

By: Chip Phillips May 1, 2020

Simple Steps to Implement Safety Procedures and Reduce Employee Risk

Across businesses and communities everywhere, new guidelines and protocols are being recommended and implemented to keep people safe. Making sure your team follows them is critical to reducing employee risk.

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By: Sara Kaplow April 29, 2020

Things to Keep in Mind as You Get Ready to Reopen

As more states and businesses start planning for returning people to in-person workplaces, there are a lot of things business owners will need to do to prepare. Here are some things to think about when you start getting ready to reopen. Who’s Going Back – and When? The recommendations coming from the White House have […]

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By: Chip Phillips April 24, 2020

Employee Health Screening: What You Need to Know to Reduce Risk

With the current challenges facing businesses, the term “employee health screening” is being use a lot. But what exactly are employee health screenings and how should a business implement them?

By: Sara Kaplow April 20, 2020

4 Keys to Keeping Your Team (and Customers) Safe During the COVID-19 Pandemic

This is not an easy time to be a business owner. It can be overwhelming to stay focused and organized on what we can and should be doing for ourselves, our team, and our customers. This is a quick look at the big-picture actions you can do to stay proactive and protective while navigating working in the time of Coronavirus.

By: Kassidi Koronkowski March 19, 2019

How a Leading US Moving Company Increased Data Visibility & Compliance with Mobile Forms

Four years ago, TWO MEN AND A TRUCK locations across the US, replaced their outdated data collection process with GoCanvas mobile forms. Learn how they have increased productivity and customer experience scores by automating their paperwork!