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What is a Work Order?

Work orders are tools that are commonly used in many industries to request the performance of a task or job. A work order is typically going to be generated by a customer’s request, but it can also be generated within an organization for an internal request. These requests are usually to perform a specific task, […]

By Brian Sugarman on March 2, 2021

What is Modular Construction and How Will it Change How We Build?

According to the Modular Building Institute (the MBI), modular construction is “a process in which a building is constructed off-site, under controlled plant conditions, using the same materials and designing to the same codes and standards as conventionally built facilities – but in about half the time. Buildings are produced in modules that, when put […]

By Nick Mirisis on February 27, 2021
Tags: Construction

Safely Returning to Work After COVID-19 Vaccinations

Now that the rollout and administration of various COVID-19 vaccines are underway throughout the country, employees are slowly becoming able to return to work as governments lift the stricter lockdowns and people, communities, and businesses try to get back to some semblance of normal. As companies can secure employee vaccinations, different policies and procedures are […]

By Hayden Clinard on February 25, 2021

​​​Construction Companies Need Disruption More Than Ever

Industry disruption entered the global lexicon in 1995 and shaped the way we think about innovation in various industries. Startups, new technologies, digitization, and other digital disruption are incredible agents of change for many business models. In the construction industry, disruption comes in many forms, some of the most impactful may not be a reinvention […]

By Nick Mirisis on February 24, 2021
Tags: Construction

Job Safety – A Key Focus for the Construction Industry in 2021

The construction industry relies heavily on key safety measures to protect workers and to achieve compliance. Common safety measures include the use of PPE (e.g. hard hats, respirators, etc.) on construction sites, lockout tagout controls before equipment maintenance, and fall-arrest systems to protect against fall hazards. These are all key ways construction companies can mitigate […]

By Nick Mirisis on February 19, 2021

Construction Innovation: 4 Tools To Help You Succeed

Construction projects and the construction industry stand to benefit from access to various innovative technology tools.  Construction companies that integrate real-time data and analytics can leverage automation to improve safety, decision-making, and knowledge management. This intelligence is critical for the protection and optimization of human resources and building materials allocation. In a traditional model, construction […]

By Nick Mirisis on February 18, 2021
Tags: Construction

8 Ways GoCanvas Can Help Your Small Business

How GoCanvas Can Help Your Small Business GoCanvas is designed to increase productivity, reduce the time needed to complete complicated data collection processes, and save your small business money. Learn more here about how GoCanvas can help you optimize your small business. Convert Your Paper Forms To Digital Versions GoCanvas makes it easier to capture, […]

By Nick Mirisis on January 27, 2021

Apps to Help You Organize Your Office Workflow

6 Ways to Organize Office Workflow Using GoCanvas Achieving a balanced, healthy workflow is a key threshold for all successful businesses. The organization of your office workflow can affect your company’s productivity, employee performance, office dynamics, and customer satisfaction. Thankfully, programs like GoCanvas can now help you streamline your workflow to optimize business performance. Here […]

By Nick Mirisis on January 27, 2021

How Lumen Saved $1M Their First Year with GoCanvas

Industry: Information Technology & Services HQ Location: Monroe, Louisiana Website: Visit Here Background Lumen is an enterprise technology platform that enables companies to capitalize on emerging applications. They integrate network assets, cloud connectivity, security solutions, and collaboration tools into one platform that enables businesses to leverage their data and adopt next-generation technologies. Within Lumen, their […]

By Catherine Baumann on January 13, 2021

Three Key Benefits of Near Miss Reporting

When a worker discovers a potentially dangerous situation, completing a near miss report means the risk can be resolved before it causes harm to their teammates.

By Chip Phillips on November 13, 2020