Hands up if you love networking! No? Don't worry, even if you're good at it there's a fair chance you don't love it. Which could explain why many of us don't do it! Despite knowing that networking is a powerful way to get more business, find subcontractors or builders to work with and to raise
Today we tackle the age old question of on charging those merchant credit cards fees. This episode is proudly supported bridge app for tradies. New Bridge App feature - Accept payment via Credit Card without any fees! Payments up to $5000. No set up fees. For a limited time Bridge are covering all transaction
Apps. They've taken over the world (or at least our technology devices). With so many on the market how do you decide which is the right one for your business? And do we really need another app that's going to revolutionise our lives? Well, we're super excited to be partnering with the latest app
“You’ve got mail!” Remember when that was exciting? Hollywood even made a movie about it back when email was new, cool, exciting and fast! These days, mention the word ‘inbox’ and it’s enough to fill people with dread, drain the colour from their face and get their blood pressure spiking. There’s even a term for
Cowboys. They're everywhere. At least that's how it seems sometimes when you're running your business and seem to come up against lower priced, less experienced, inferior quality tradesmen. Problem is, the same is true for almost every other industry and the cloud technology sector is no exception. When it comes to getting cloud based software and systems
Sometimes when I'm alone...I Google myself. It's a bit of a joke but in reality, you should Google yourself (and your business) to see how you rank, what comes up AND whether your site really is mobile responsive. Google has been giving preference in rankings for mobile responsive sites for a while but they're about to tighten this up further in the coming months. This makes it even more important to ensure your website is truly mobile responsive (as opposed to having a dedicated mobile website). With a large percentage of searches being performed on mobile devices and tablets, do you really want to be missing out on enquiries because a prospective client couldn't be bothered 'pinching and panning' on their small-screen device? We thought not, so today we chat to Matt Jones from Tradie Web Guys and The Site Shed podcast about what you need to do to stay on top of these changes.
Here are the latest tech and software updates this month from our Technology partners Tradiepad. Mobile Payments A common request we receive is around "mobile payment systems". No longer do you need expensive EFTPOS equipment and fees, or pay ridiculous fees to a bank. Just like the job and project management tools we work