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  • Take a Tour of Kickserv

    Take a Tour of Kickserv’s Business Management Software Features in the USA Business management software you can depend on Running a business isn’t for the faint of heart. There’s a lot to keep track of and keeping everything running smoothly and effectively requires a great investment of your time and resources. All of this behind-the-scenes… Read more

  • How Can Kickserv Help the Pool Industry?

    How Can Kickserv Help the Pool Industry in the USA? Streamline your day-to-day business operations When you run a business rooted in the pool, spa, and hot tub industry, it can be a challenge to balance the management of your day-to-day business operations while maintaining proper focus on customer satisfaction. You’ve got operational costs to… Read more

  • Service Business Scheduling: Solutions to Common Problems

    As a service business, you rely on customer appointments to earn revenue. Unfortunately, coordinating dates and times with everyone involved can be very time-consuming. Here’s a look at some of the most common scheduling problems you’re likely to face and how service business scheduling software can alleviate them. Problem: Everyone has separate paper calendars, which… Read more

  • How to Start a Window Cleaning Service

    Owning a service business can be very lucrative. However, you shouldn’t just dive right in. To increase your chances of success, you must take the time to research and prepare so your business comes across as professional from day one. If you’re interested in setting up a local window cleaning service, follow these tips to… Read more

  • Infrastructure Engineer Hiring

    Kickserv is growing and we’re looking for a top-notch infrastructure engineer to help. If you are interested in applying, go to our careers page: https://www.kickserv.com/careers/

  • How to Market Your Moving Company

    As the owner of a local moving company, you want to get the word out about the services you provide. If you hope to get noticed among the national companies you compete with, you must turn to digital marketing. Here are the vital steps any 21st-century moving company must take to remain competitive in this… Read more

  • How to Improve Your Company’s Profitability with Appliance Repair Software

    As the owner of an appliance repair company, you rely on your technicians’ aptitude for diagnosing and fixing problems out in the field. If you apply the same skills as your technicians when operating your business, you can expect to improve your bottom line. Here’s how to use appliance repair software to increase your company’s… Read more

  • FAQs About Kickserv’s Signature Capture

    When you’re in the service industry, it’s common to require signatures on estimates, invoices and work orders. Obtaining them the old-fashioned way – by scanning, printing, signing, and faxing or mailing – is a huge hassle. Fortunately, Kickserv offers signature capture to eliminate the inconvenience associated with collecting signatures. Here’s more information about using signature… Read more

  • 10 Tips for Managing Your Limousine Company Effectively

    Limo and shuttle service businesses can be quite lucrative for tenacious entrepreneurs. Of course, poor management can lead to the demise of even the most promising limousine company. The key is to manage your limousine company effectively with these ten tips. Recruit reliable drivers. As with any other service business, making your customers happy is… Read more

  • Avoid These Mistakes When Building Customer Loyalty

    Customer loyalty is one of the most valuable assets a business can have. For service-related fields, it’s even more important. Word-of-mouth recommendations drive service industries, so loyal customers means more customers. Although it may seem simple to create loyalty, there is more to it than simply providing good service, and many businesses make mistakes that… Read more

  • How to Use Data You Collect About Your Customers

    Using your business management software to collect data about your customers is a must for any small business. However, that information isn’t useful if it just sits in a database waiting for attention. When customers share data with you, it is a golden opportunity to get insight into your specific market segment and use the… Read more

  • FAQs About Overhauling Your Marketing Strategy

    Marketing strategies are at the core of connecting with customers. Your strategy shouldn’t be a stagnant thing but rather something that lives and breathes and is constantly evolving in response to changes in your industry and marketplace. New marketing capabilities through your business software, new trends in your business, and new responses from your customers… Read more

  • How to Set an Effective Cancellation Policy

    When your business depends on customer appointments, then whenever a cancellation happens, you lose money. Last-minute cancellations can be even more damaging, since they leave you little time to attempt to fill the empty appointment slot and recoup the loss. For these reasons, having a cancellation policy can help to protect your bottom line, but… Read more

  • Ask These Questions During Your Employees’ Exit Interviews

    Although exit interviews might not be part of your existing to-do list, they can provide a treasure trove of information that helps you understand your business a little better. Feedback from existing employees can help you discover some helpful changes you could make, from embracing new features in your business management software to adapting your… Read more

  • Tips for Collecting Useful Data from Your Customers

    How do you take customers who have tried your company for the first time and turn them into repeat business? Giving them the best service possible is an obvious step in generating repeat customers, but it may not be enough to keep them engaged. Collecting useful data from them that you can use to build… Read more

  • FAQs About Overhauling Your Marketing Strategy

    Marketing strategies are at the core of connecting with customers. Your strategy shouldn’t be a stagnant thing but rather something that lives and breathes and is constantly evolving in response to changes in your industry and marketplace. New marketing capabilities through your business software, new trends in your business, and new responses from your customers… Read more

  • How to Set an Effective Cancellation Policy

    When your business depends on customer appointments, then whenever a cancellation happens, you lose money. Last-minute cancellations can be even more damaging, since they leave you little time to attempt to fill the empty appointment slot and recoup the loss. For these reasons, having a cancellation policy can help to protect your bottom line, but… Read more

  • Cleaning Business Management Software | Kickserv

    To keep your cleaning company employees happy, time off is nearly important as the time your team spends working. However, in a service business, you have to meet the needs of your customers, or they will find another company that can. Managing time-off requests starts with having a reliable business management software program to use… Read more

  • Dealing with Productivity Issues in Your Business

    Low productivity can be like a virus in small businesses. When productivity dips, your employees won’t provide the kind of services your customers need, and you won’t be able to attract new business. Those circumstances translate into lower profits, which in turn makes all of the work your employees do more costly for your business.… Read more

  • FAQs About Resolving Employee Disputes

    It’s only natural for people who work closely together to have disagreements. Sometimes, these disputes resolve themselves naturally through collaboration and compromise. In other cases, they continue to grow and become a bigger issue for your team, and that is where you have to step in. As with most employee issues, it’s a good idea… Read more

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