No words can send a chill down the spine of a construction business owner faster than, “IRS tax audit.” Other than maybe, “embezzlement.”
It’s easy to know when you’ve outgrown your current software and tracking processes.
Construction businesses are powered by more than tools and muscle. Planning, operational analysis, job reports and ideas for improvements are all vital to the construction process.
Everyone makes a mistake now and again. Business owners expect it. However, using a variety of off-the-shelf software products, spreadsheets and programs like Excel—which do not allow for cross-departmental communication—ups the chances for costly errors throughout your organization.
When everyone is on the same software, everything goes more smoothly, and that means maximized productivity. Teams that work from an array of spreadsheets, older programs and off-the-shelf software can’t communicate via the cloud. Version compatibility is yet another issue.