Latest simPRO Update: Better business data with Report Builder

Madeline Reynolds   13 December, 2018

Our next update, rolling out on 16 December, 2018, offers up a new reporting tool to our Enterprise customers that allows for greater access to, and visibility of, data. The Report Builder gives owners and operators using simPRO the opportunity to take an even closer look at their business data, and...

Rules of engagement - How to attract and retain staff

Ruth Campbell   28 November, 2018

The concept of skill shortages is no foreign entity to the UK’s trades industries - as years have gone by, the number of available and skilled contractors and engineers has seemingly found a familiar pattern through which it ebbs and flows.

Latest simPRO Update: Reduce costs and increase savings with the new VoIP integration!

Madeline Reynolds   23 November, 2018

Our next update, rolling out from 25 November, 2018, introduces the VoIP integration to our simPRO Enterprise and Service users! This integration allows our customers to make and receive phone calls in simPRO and is another exciting feature dedicated to improving workflows and bettering functionalit...

Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity

Rupa Datta   20 November, 2018

Since I joined simPRO 12 months ago, I’ve been working with trade businesses with a view to help them improve their business operations with software. So when I recently needed to call on the services of a plumber to fix my boiler at home, I was disappointed that the service I received didn’t meet the standard I expected.

Using SMS to communicate with your customers

Richard Pratley   20 November, 2018

Text Request is a website perhaps most well known for their article ‘How Many Texts Do People Send Every Day’, at least, that’s according to their own stats in the report that say the page has been one of the best performing for the site.

Latest simPRO Enterprise Update: Better access to your to-dos and managing the Quote and Sales module

Madeline Reynolds   9 November, 2018

Our next update, rolling out from 11 November, 2018, introduces project tasks to the Activity Timeline for our Enterprise users and gives them more control over use of the Quote and Sales module in simPRO Mobile. Additionally, we’ve also gotten out the insect repellent, eliminated a few bugs, and introduced some operational improvements in Enterprise.

Tackling Tool Theft

Simon Tushingham Jones   8 November, 2018

Research released from the Federation of Master Builders (FMB)* in mid-October revealed some disappointing data: numbers showed that more than half of UK builders have at some point fallen victim to tool theft.

simPRO Partner Network - The Digital Practice: Getting value from apps

Ian Phillips   25 October, 2018

Xero Partner Team Manager, Ian Phillips, highlights the essential apps that Xero Partner Firms should embrace to improve efficiency, but also ones that work seamlessly with Xero to provide clients with an end to end cloud solution.

Xerocon London 2018 - where accountants and technology join forces

Mathew Wray   25 October, 2018

Next month the cloud accounting powerhouse, Xero, opens the doors to its annual conference - Xerocon London 2018.

simPRO Mobile Update: Hello, Quote and Sales module for iOS!

Madeline Reynolds   12 October, 2018

Our first simPRO Mobile release, the Quote and Sales module, was an exciting and engaging addition to simPRO. Previously only available on Android, it’s reach now includes iOS!