Category : Blog

29 Jul, 2015
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TradiePad have reviewed Report Monster to Get Your Message Across! APP NAME Report Monster DESCRIPTION Similar to a recent app we featured called Skitch that allows you to take photos and add text, arrows, measurements and drawing annotations, but Report Monster takes it a step furt...
26 Jun, 2015
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Yet another App Review from our friends at TradiePad. APP NAME Skitch MINI HEADLINE/CATEGORY Photo editing/annotation DESCRIPTION "They say a picture tells a thousand words but when you combine it with drawing, text and mark up/annotation capability it can tell an entire story. Skitch allow...
26 Jun, 2015
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A lot of tradie business owners come to me frustrated that they are constantly missing out on jobs based on price. They ask how can they stop competing solely on price. They are sick and tired of working hard for no money (profit) for people who do not appreciate the quality of service they delive...
1 Jun, 2015
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As the 2014-15 financial year draws to a close, it’s important to make sure your business affairs are in order and you are positioned for even more success in the coming 12 months. You need more than New Year Financial Resolutions - you need a plan! We have put together a list of the Top 10 things...
1 Jun, 2015
Posted in App Review , Blog
Would you like to be alerted when rain might affect your job? Here is another review from our friends at TradiePad for 'RAIN ALARM'. BE 'ALERTED' NOT 'ALARMED'!! "Nearly everyone I work with already has a weather app on their device, but this app takes it to another level. It identifies your curre...
29 May, 2015
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What the new budget measures ACTUALLY mean to you as a trade business owner With the new budget measures that came into effect on the 12 of May 2015, there’s a real opportunity for tradies to reassess their positioning in the market and consider investing in equipment likely to generate more busin...
5 May, 2015
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Hi, Matt here. You might be wondering what a Rubik's Cube has to do with business? You may or may not know that I have conducted hundreds of business workshops and assisted thousands of trade business owners over the last 8 years to become more ‘business minded’ in order to profitably grow the...
25 Mar, 2015
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We had a client say the other day “We are so glad we found your online coaching.  We knew we needed help but did not know where to go for assistance. We asked our accountant and he referred me to a financial advisor”. So, like our client, you have decided that you need some assistance in get...
6 Mar, 2015
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Forms and audits are not exciting are they? Well when you look at the time you spend on gathering data, having a fully customisable online system that will save you money, time and stress IS exciting! Our friends at TradiePad have put together a review of iAuditor. DESCRIPTION  iAuditor allows you...
27 Feb, 2015
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Why Growing Your Business Can Kill Your Business In the quiet times/holidays it is important to chase outstanding invoices, finalise and send out invoices for completed works (if you do not have automated systems), follow up clients to confirm projects are going ahead and calculate if you have enoug...