Technology for tradesmen and field service business

How do you keep up with the technology out there, there are printers, phones coming out every three months, tablets.  At the end of the day there are only a few problems you are trying to solve.

A few of them are obvious, you want to get more business, you want to do it faster. But these breakdown into a few parts you could optimise.

The time it takes from you getting a call from a customer to the time you can assign that job to a driver.

The big win is the time it takes from completing a job to sending out an invoice.

What are some of the technologies out there which could help.

  • Mobile printers.
  • Smartphones.
  • Tablets.
  • Efficient vans.
  • Invoicing and accounting solutions.
  • Scheduling software