The Tools You Need to Share Your Data Faster This Month [Live Webinar]

Since we have finally made it to May and it has stopped finally snowing(hopefully) for our subscribers in the Midwest, we can look forward to Spring cleaning!

Now, I'm not talking about the cleaning in which you spend hours complaining about how much stuff you have in your house, but the type of “cleaning” that actually SAVES YOU TIME. In the business world, “Spring cleaning” consists of re-evaluating internal processes and cleaning up those that are costing the company time and money.

By keith bateman on May 3, 2016

GoCanvas + Zapier: 5 Project Management Platforms to Connect with GoCanvas

At GoCanvas, we have built our platform around three core pillars: Collect, Share, Learn. Our goal is to give our subscribers the tools and support necessary to create a platform that allows their company to excel at each of those three pillars. Through Canvas' partnership with Zapier, the leading service in cross-app platform connection, we have enabled subscribers to connect and share their data with more places in just a push of a button. This will allow customers to create even more levels of automation within their business using GoCanvas.

By keith bateman on April 25, 2016

Earth Day Spotlight: 5 Companies Going Green & Making Green

This year on Earth Day, we wanted to highlight five companies who have taken the initiative to “Go Green” and become more efficient in the process! Many of these companies are household names or publicly traded, which shows that even large, highly profitable enterprises are taking a proactive approach to reducing their environmental footprint. 

By keith bateman on April 22, 2016

How a Fortune 100 Retailer Saves Over $1.7M Annually with GoCanvas (Updated)

This retailer, which is kept anonymous due to competitive advantage concerns, consistently ranks in the top 50 on the Fortune 500 and holds a market cap that exceeds $40 billion. This is a company that is consistently competing against some of the largest companies in the world and constantly looking for an edge in the market.  They approached GoCanvas about developing a mobile based tool that their Store Facility Technicians could use to inspect all aspects of their stores including merchandise displays, loading docks, HVAC units and parking lots.  

By keith bateman on April 20, 2016

7 Ways to Create Barcode Scanning Mobile Apps

In many industries that use GoCanvas, Barcode or QR scanning is a critical part of the overall process. The ability to scan a code can save the time it takes to manually input all the details of a specific item which can save hours over the course of a day. We will discuss some of the top use cases of barcode scanning with GoCanvas, and how easy it is to get setup!

By keith bateman on April 19, 2016

2 Easy Ways to Connect GoCanvas with Microsoft SQL Server

GoCanvas is always looking for ways to allow our subscribers to more easily connect their data with the databases that they already use! One of the most requested integrations is connecting GoCanvas with the powerful Microsoft SQL Server. 

By keith bateman on April 18, 2016

How Allied Air Conditioning & Heating Saves $32K a Year with One App from GoCanvas

Allied Air Conditioning & Heating used to have issues with paper clogging up their entire service and billing process, so they looked for a solution. They were able to get up and rolling with the GoCanvas App in under a couple of weeks and start organizing their data on the cloud! All in all, Allied Air was able to achieve a return of $32,000 in operational efficiency in just under 11 months. 

The Third Wave – Is your business with or against the tide?

In Steve Case's new book, “The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur’s View of the Future”, he discusses the impact of the internet on how we do business today. Steve maps out how the world has already advanced through the first Two Waves of the internet, and that we are currently progressing through the Third Wave which affects the largest sectors in our daily lives. 

By keith bateman on April 7, 2016

How to create your own Android or IOS app in 5 minutes

GoCanvas allows for you to easily create your own mobile app for Android or IOS.  Today, I wanted to walk through a quick and simple example of how to do this in 5 minutes. This app will allow you to capture a signature.  Read on to find out how! 

By keith bateman on April 6, 2016

Busted! OSHA Fines Wal-Mart for Violating Corporate-Wide Safety Agreement

In March, the Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration(OSHA) levied a penalty of $118,800 against Walmart for failing to adhere to the 2013 settlement of their workplace safety violations.

By keith bateman on April 4, 2016