Category: Software

In the construction biz? There’s an app for that

Let’s face it, smartphones, iPads and tablets are everywhere. We’re checking our email, getting the scores from last night’s games and listening to music on these devices. With the growth of cloud computing technology we’re also able to access our...

/ January 20, 2012

Why project management software could save your business.

An important factor in managing projects is having a tool that helps keep track of the project details and at the same time passes real-time information to accounting in order to keep tabs on the profitability of each project.  As...

/ January 10, 2012

Why we moved from making to integrating construction estimating software

Years ago Viewpoint Construction Software was called Bidtek and made estimating software for construction firms alongside construction accounting software. But along the way, we discovered that there were many, many ways to skin the cat. In fact we had multiple...

/ January 6, 2012

iPads in Construction – A New Reality?

Technology on the go is now a key part of every business. Yes, every business. Even your weekly sanitation worker is checking his email and making sure his direct deposit went through on a smart phone.  Ever glance around an...

/ December 16, 2011

The numbers can lie

You certainly didn’t become an electrical contractor to hone your accounting skills, but if you don’t have a clear picture into your business accounting, there’s a lot you’re missing. For example, you may think you’re profitable because you’ve got invoices...

/ December 12, 2011