Application Software

Equipment Data Can Help Reduce the Volatility in Your Profit Margin

Equipment Data Can Help Reduce the Volatility in Your Profit Margin

Projecting and monitoring job costs are critical functions for any construction company bidding on contracts. The accurate collection of historical data and its use in cost estimating on new jobs greatly increases the odds that you deliver on time and within budget and, most importantly, make a profit. Materials and labor might be easier to estimate because of documented vendor pricing and historical job timesheets. But for vehicles and equipment, the data is often not readily available.

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Application SoftwareConstruction

How to Raise the Visibility of Your Equipment Rental Fleet

How to Raise the Visibility of Your Equipment Rental Fleet

There are many benefits to raising your fleet’s visibility within your own organization. The sales team may know what equipment is available and the service crew knows the condition of the equipment. However, what do other parts of your company know about your fleet and why is it important?

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Application Software

How Your Fleet Can Overcome Bad Weather

How Your Fleet Can Overcome Bad Weather

Bad weather can be a nemesis to your productivity, keeping your vehicles and equipment parked in the lot. Winter can be especially trying in the colder states with the snow and ice. Yet, even the West Coast has experienced strong storms that have closed roads and disrupted traffic. While not all conditions can be overcome, there are ways to keep your fleet on schedule using your telematics solution.

Fleet Forecast

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Application SoftwareConstructionField Service/Delivery

Telematics Can Secure Your Motorcycle Financing Too

Telematics Can Secure Your Motorcycle Financing Too

The used vehicle finance industry is typically focused on cars and trucks; however, if a dealer is looking to expand her portfolio, motorcycles might be a good choice. Manufacturers are designing and producing lighter bikes for city use in order to appeal to a younger demographic, per Autos CheatSheet®. And this is where the opportunity lies for vehicle finance. Yet, perhaps you are hesitant about adding this mode of transportation to your portfolio because motorcycles don’t typically have telematics options – until now.

U.S. Motorcycle Market

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Application SoftwareVehicle Finance

How Can Your Dealership Win More Tax Refund Sales?

How Can Your Dealership Win More Tax Refund Sales?

With January coming to a close, HR and accounting are sending out the W-2s, 1099s and other tax documents to staff and contributors. According to the IRS, the federal agency issued almost 117 million individual refunds for fiscal year 2015. Not surprisingly, the top five states for population had money returned. They were California, Texas, Florida, New York and Illinois.

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Application SoftwareVehicle Finance

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