Guide to Mobile Inspection Forms for the Trucking Industry

Trucks are the backbone of the global supply chain. According to the American Trucking Association, about 70 percent of all freight and cargo in the United States moves by truck. Without these vehicles, the U.S. economy would grind to a halt within a week.  However, keeping that workforce moving comes with significant risks. Five million […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 20, 2021
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Best Apps for Painting Contractors

  Contractors are leveraging digital technologies to improve their workflows both in the office and in the field. For painting contractors,  mobile apps and forms can be used to improve how information is collected, shared, and stored. Going digital provides an opportunity for painting contractors to improve the customer experience and streamline their operations. Continue […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 15, 2021
Tags: Construction
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Home Inspection Checklists – Examples and Templates

  Going Digital With Home Inspection Checklists Inspection companies are moving toward digital apps rather than using traditional paper forms. By going digital, inspections can be completed from a mobile device or tablet, so information is instantly available in a PDF report. For home inspections, going digital allows you to have all of the necessary […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 10, 2021
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What is the best app for construction daily reports?

  Daily reports serve to keep all project stakeholders updated on the progress of construction work. In the digital era, construction sites have embraced more mobile and digital technologies to capture important information from the field. Construction daily report apps are now available for project and site managers to record updates using a mobile device […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 5, 2021
Tags: Construction
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Improving Your Operations with Field Service Management Software

Whether you have two or 200 employees, your business’ success depends on their hard work. Passionate, motivated team players are the difference between surviving and thriving. But in field service, your employees are often far from the office. So how do you know which employees are carrying their weight?  Time cards and field reports can […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 3, 2021
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Going Digital With Timesheets and Timecards

  Though paper processes are still prevalent in many small businesses, studies show that employees don’t like or trust those paper-based time-tracking systems. In fact, 37 percent of employees are worried that inaccurate record keeping will mean they won’t get their full pay. Inaccurate processes also cost employers time and money — time because dealing […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 2, 2021
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Top 4 Workplace Safety Apps

There are many great reasons to invest in workplace safety apps. Digital technology for safety can help modernize your operations and provide greater insight into safety issues and patterns.  A digital workplace safety management program will lead to better overall outcomes for your business. Apps help to keep workers safe and productive, ultimately lowering risk […]

By The GoCanvas Team on November 1, 2021
Tags: Safety
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How Safety Meeting Apps Can Help Lower Costs

Digital apps for construction safety can help your employees access toolbox talks on their mobile devices and tablets. Many companies have found that regular toolbox talks can help to decrease the number of accidents on site, when employees are more informed about potential safety risks. Investing in apps for construction safety is good for your […]

By The GoCanvas Team on October 30, 2021
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Timesheet Forms: Why Going Digital is Better than Paper

Timesheet forms are commonly built out using simple tools like Microsoft Word or PDF files that are printed out on paper for employees to record their hours worked. While this may seem like a simple solution for timekeeping, there are several key drawbacks that make paper timesheet forms less desirable for business operations. Continue reading […]

By The GoCanvas Team on October 17, 2021
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What is the Best Software to Create Forms?

  There are many software solutions available to help your business create forms. Forms are used to capture data for a specific business purpose. Deciding on the best software for your business will require you to examine what features and functionality you need to accomplish your desired outcome. Software for creating forms should be both […]

By The GoCanvas Team on October 15, 2021