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Tips on Managing the Impact of COVID-19 on the Construction Industry

Posted by Guest Post on May 12, 2020 1:30:10 PM

There is no denying how much the global COVID-19 pandemic is affecting all industries, the construction sector included.

With governments issuing stay-at-home orders and shutting down countless businesses, the disease brought about by the newest strain of the coronavirus continues to have a massive impact on economic activity on a worldwide scale.

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Topics: Construction, Compliance, Safety

The Ultimate Commercial Kitchen Maintenance Checklist

Posted by Brett Long on Apr 29, 2020 12:46:38 PM

There are over one million restaurants in the United States, ranging from small mom-and-pop bakeries to fast-food chains, fine dining establishments, neighborhood family diners, hotel restaurants, and more. Each is equipped with a commercial-grade kitchen that must meet strict requirements to promote consumer health and safety.

If you run a restaurant, you can’t afford to take shortcuts when it comes to the upkeep and maintenance of your commercial kitchen. Restaurant owners, managers, and head chefs who want to protect their consumers and be prepared for those unexpected restaurant inspection visits should use a commercial kitchen maintenance checklist to stay organized and up to standard. Here’s a quick template you can use to help ensure your kitchen is properly maintained.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, Facilities Management, Compliance, Safety

Drag and Drop Form Builder: Create Mobile Forms in Minutes

Posted by Brett Long on Apr 27, 2020 3:21:15 PM

We live in a world where we are used to having information and solutions at our fingertips. We are busy and constantly looking for ways to streamline processes, save time, and do things more efficiently, especially when it comes to the paperwork required to run our businesses.

Reports, checklists, surveys, and other documentation help keep businesses running smoothly. These documents should be easy to create and modify, reflect your branding, and be accessible even when offline. The drag and drop form builder from Device Magic makes it easy to do all of these things and more.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, Mobile Technology

How to Manage a Remote Team Effectively

Posted by Brett Long on Apr 20, 2020 3:02:27 PM

If you are a manager or business leader, you may not have been prepared for this sudden and unexpected shift to managing remote teams. Procedures and practices that work when you are in close proximity to your team may not be as effective or productive when your team is spread out. Consistency, communication, and organization are key elements in helping your team shift to this new way of working. To help, here’s a guide on how to manage a remote team effectively.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, Going Paperless, Mobile Technology

Heavy Equipment Inspection App

Posted by Brett Long on Apr 17, 2020 11:57:44 AM

If you work in an industry that relies on heavy, specialized, and expensive equipment to get your job done, you know how financially devastating it can be when this kind of equipment malfunctions or breaks down. The inability to use heavy machinery can lead to missed deadlines, unfinished projects, missed opportunities and unhappy customers.

To avoid this, most businesses that use heavy equipment create a custom heavy equipment inspection checklist to help them catch small issues before they become big problems. Adhering to this kind of checklist also helps prevent accidents and is designed to keep workers safe.

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Topics: Mobile Forms, Mobile Technology, Compliance, Safety