The GoCanvas Blog: Paperless Business News

By: keith bateman February 22, 2017

How Paper is Costing Your Business Real Money [Infographic]

Every day another company chooses to ditch their paperwork for mobile forms, but many companies still believe going paperless is too expensive. We built this infographic to show you the true cost of using paper forms and why you should consider going mobile to improve your company's bottom line. 

By: keith bateman January 3, 2017

Read the Report: Top 4 Reasons Companies Choose to Leave Paper for GoCanvas [SlideShare]

Ever wondered why so many companies are making the transition to cloud-based and paperless solutions? We asked this exact question and more to our current subscribers and compiled their responses into a report to help those companies that might be debating the same transition. 

Read the results and make the decision for yourself!

By: keith bateman December 20, 2016

Why Mobile Makes Sense – 2016 Customer Survey Results [Infographic]

Take a look at highlights from our 2016 customer survey. Review the benefits of going mobile based on industry, the most popular types of forms, and what the top 3 reasons are that customers choose to go paperless with GoCanvas. 

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By: Michael Benedict August 2, 2016

Upcoming Overtime Regulations Impact All Businesses: Are You Automated?

New overtime regulations go into effect Dec. 1 for many salaried workers who formerly didn’t have to track hours. Find out how it affects your business. 

By: keith bateman May 18, 2016

[Live Webinar] Register to Learn How Two HVAC Companies Saved $500K By Going Paperless

Reserve a spot this Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday at 1:30 PM EST to learn how companies in the HVAC industry are automating their workflow processes and increasing profitability by eliminating paper. In under 30 minutes, you will learn how simple and easy it is to take your paper-intensive data collection process and streamline it with a mobile-based platform like GoCanvas. 

By: Jason Peck May 4, 2015

How Businesses are Using Mobile Apps – 2015 GoCanvas Survey Results

We're psyched to share some of the findings from our annual subscriber survey. Take a look here!

By: Jason Peck September 10, 2014

20 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Go Paperless

GoCanvas is a great solution for eliminating paperwork and streamlining business processes. But you just might not be ready for this…

By: Jason Peck July 22, 2014

Why Paperless is Better: 7 Big Reasons to Eliminate Paperwork

Paperwork comes with so many annoyances that add up to massive headaches and productivity losses. Learn the big reasons why going paperless is better. 

By: katie simpson June 27, 2014

Want a Paperless Office? You Need These 6 Solutions

Discover the six solutions that can help you go paperless and become more productive. 

By: katie simpson June 9, 2014

A Breakup Letter to Paper

Dear Paper,

Hey, we need to talk. We’ve tried to make it work, but we’ve both known this day was coming…

By: katie simpson May 23, 2014

The History of the Paperless Office

Creating paperless offices is a popular idea in business today. But how old is this idea? Read on to find out. 

By: Jason Peck May 8, 2014

What Are Businesses Using Mobile Apps For? Infographic + Survey Results

Interested in how other businesses are using mobile apps? Not interested in just reading a ton of text? We've got you covered with this infographic. 

By: keith bateman April 29, 2014

The Selling Points of GoCanvas: What Makes Us Your Perfect Paperless Alternative

Every day as I am sitting behind my desk valiantly creating apps and occupying the GoCanvas phone lines here in Virginia, I always find myself approached with the same question.

“Why Should I use GoCanvas with my company?” 

By: katie simpson February 28, 2014

Why the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a Great Phone for Business

After all the hubbub, it seems the Samsung Galaxy S5 is not a radical change from the recent S4 that some hoped for. Still the S5 has a few important differences. Read on to see how these could benefit your business. 

By: Lynn Nguyen February 25, 2014

The Surprising Cost of Paper—Infographic

What’s the cost of paper to the environment and your office? Read on to find out!

By: Jason Peck February 4, 2014

Paperless Office Tips: 26 Resources to Help You Achieve A Paperless Office

All over the world, many businesses are realizing that using paper for data collection and other business uses is inefficient and expensive. These businesses are transforming their office environment from being heavily reliant on paper to becoming paperless offices. Read on for some great tips and resources to help you understand the whys and hows of taking your office paperless. 

By: Jason Ganz January 4, 2014

Quit Burning Money: Construction Companies Continue to Lose Money on Data Collection

You want to cut costs in your construction business. Sure, there are a few culprits that come up: you find sources for cheaper materials or incentivize faster, more efficient work. Yet, one hidden cost still remains and could be costing your company tens of thousands of dollars a year.

Read on to find out how you could save! 

By: Jason Ganz December 18, 2013

Top Mobile Business Trends for 2014

Mobile technology has gone through three distinct periods-during which a single cost element has been the largest part of the price that enterprises pay for in mobile. For many years, the primary way businesses used mobile devices was voice communication. In the next wave, email & electronic messaging led. Executives found a significant business advantage in being able to be in touch when they were out of the office. As smartphones become the standard for businesses, data has increasingly become the primary cost driver. Read on to see what is coming in 2014.

By: Jason Peck September 21, 2013

INFOGRAPHIC: Why Organizations Should Go Paperless

You've heard about organizations that are going paperless but do you understand why they're doing it? Here's a short infographic we put together about why organizations should go paperless. We hope it convinces you to escape the paper chase and utilize mobile apps to take your data collection to the next level. 

By: christina croll April 15, 2013

GoCanvas Launches Personal Cloud Service for Consumers and Businesses to Access Their Data History

MyCanvas enables service providers to send real-time digital copy of invoices and other data captured to an individual’s MyCanvas Cloud.