ServiceM8

 What is ServiceM8?

ServiceM8 is a hosted application that allows you to manage all facets of a field service delivery business. It will guide you from job quoting (or job estimates) right through to invoicing on completion. You will have real-time information on what jobs are currently active, what quotes have been issued to clients, and where and when staff are at clients sites. ServiceM8 is designed to be used by everyone in your business, from each individual field staff member, to back office staff, through all levels of management. It is simple and effective, and best of all, it’s available anywhere, anytime. http://www.servicem8.com/faq

 

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From the Author’s Blog

ServiceM8™ today announced it has released a new app for small and micro businesses to the App Store™.

ServiceM8 is a feature-rich package of innovative technology and business framework, specifically designed to provide micro and small businesses with corporate style tools that simplify the connection between staff, customers and the processes of winning and completing work.

“ServiceM8 is dedicated to helping small and micro businesses increase productivity and maximise cashflow” said Kim Ford CEO of ServiceM8.   “In my 40 years of business I have never seen it harder for small business to operate than it is today.  ServiceM8 combines technology, tools and process so small business can leverage their strengths in what is a competitive and regulated business environment.”

ServiceM8 is an iPad™ app that also works on iPhone™ and the web.  The app helps manage the myriad of tasks, communications and documents associated with operating today’s small business.

The app includes innovative features designed to help cashflow like the ability to post an invoice to a street address direct from an iPad. The app makes communication and information transfer between staff and customers easy, passing relevant details about jobs and tasks in a few finger taps.  These communication features reduce time and missed communications within the business.  That saved time can then be deployed to productive use.The app makes extensive use of Amazon’s cloud technology to relieve operators of backup and recovery tasks and uses integrated voice, camera and scanner technologies to streamline and enhance productivity.

Our pricing model is tied to the number of jobs created by the business in a month, linking our success to that of our customer. We couldn’t think of a better way to show our commitment to improving small business and to help further the first 20 jobs every month are free.

With ServiceM8, it’s in our interest not only for our customers to succeed, but to grow – and with no ongoing contracts we re-win our customers loyalty on a monthly basis.

 

ServiceM8 and Roof Cleaning Contractors

As you have probably already seen or read in our FAQ, we are building a feature rich site for both Roof Cleaning customers and contractors. Many of today’s applications offer access to data via API calls to a database. We can snag that data and present it in multiple ways.

“The ServiceM8 API allows developers to access and integrate ServiceM8 functionality with other applications. Some example API methods include managing job information, managing contact information, retrieving what staff are on which jobs, and material information”

In the next few months we will be producing some interesting examples of how to use this feature.