Smartphones are tailor-made for the task of field service management and tracking. The dawn of iPhone apps for field service management has opened up new possibilities for tracking field workers and make it easier to manage teams from the office.
Field technicians obviously need to be mobile in order to do their job but managing teams outside of the workplace can still be tricky. Managers need to be careful to not cross the line between smothering them and giving them the freedom to get their jobs done effectively for your company.
There are a growing number of Field Service Management apps for iPhone that service and repair-based businesses can use to enhance the efficiency and reliability of their offsite technicians. Most offer a lot more too such as CRM features, invoicing, and integration with accounting apps such as QuickBooks.
Businesses that use field service management apps for iPhone are able to achieve better on-time records, deliver better services and most importantly, get more word of mouth referrals and positive reviews from satisfied customers.
So we’ve hand-picked some of the best iPhone apps for field service management to help you manage your mobile workforce. All of them are free to download but require a subscription to the field service management SaaS service in order to actually use them.
Thankfully nowadays, businesses can issue and track invoices on at home, on the bus, or even in a field – thanks to the magic of cloud-based billing and invoicing software. What’s more many of these solutions come with robust and attractive iPhone apps for invoicing and billing.
Most good invoicing software has a native mobile app although you may find that some of them don’t give you the kind of features and access you get in the web version. All of them will help the pain out of billing clients without the need for a big finance department though. We’ve picked 7 of the best apps for iPhone which are free to download and install. Most require a monthly subscription, although free trials and “freemium” versions are available.
So here’s our rundown of some of the best billing software for iPhone. Happy invoicing!
Zoho Books is an accounting application for iPhone which allows you to manage your business accounts anywhere. Zoho Books allows you to handle transactions and access your financial information 24/7.
If you ever need to send estimates or invoices in the move, Zoho Books allows you to do so, as well as helping you monitor all the income and outgoings of your business. The Zoho Books mobile app is a supplement to the web-based application and includes lots of the major features. Zoho Books is free to download and there are no limitations on the number of transactions for 14 days but after that, you need to purchase a subscription to unlock all of the features.
You may have seen MiniBooks ads here on AppStorm and have wondered what the company is all about. Though we aren’t obligated review the apps of our sponsors, this one is good enough that we wanted to share it with you.
MiniBooks is an iOS compatible app created by Groovy Squared. In this article, we’ll review MiniBooks, highlight the pros and cons of the app and discuss how this 3rd party FreshBooks add-on can unchain your small or medium business from your desk.
Billings Touch allows you to easily track time and manage invoices on your iPhone. It’s perfect for freelancers and small businesses, and comes in two different versions: free and a paid in-app purchase ($14.99). The latter unlocks the ability to sync your data back to your Billings desktop application and to send invoices directly from your iPhone.
Today we’ll be taking an in-depth look at Billings Touch, analysing the features on offer (both in the free and paid versions), and generally showcasing the app!
easyTasker is a business and project management web application. Normally that last part would put it firmly within the baileywick of our sister site Web.Appstorm, but easyTasker has gone one better and offers an iPhone-tuned mobile version. According to easyTasker, this iPhone version was selected as a staff pick on Apple’s web app site.
For fourteen dollars a month, easyTasker provides a number of business management features that are equally accessible on an iPhone or any computer running a modern browser (easyTasker suggests Safari or Firefox). Among these features are project and time tracking, a to do list, invoice creation and expense management, and messaging. These features are aimed at small and medium businesses.