There’s a lot to be said for doing things “the old-fashioned way.” Many times, the phrase hearkens back to a time when quality, craftsmanship, and taking care of customers were the highest priorities.
In a lot of ways, companies that continue to do things the old-fashioned way are rewarded with loyal customers and a booming business. There are times, however, when doing things the old-fashioned way really just means doing things the expensive way.
If you’re still managing your operation with pen and paper or even standard programs like Excel, you’re losing money that could be put to much better use.
Here are three examples of how the “new ways” offered by a mobile resource management solution (like OneView) can lower costs and increase profits:
Manual Reporting Vs. Automated Reporting
Reporting is time-consuming. One of our customers was spending as much as 80 hours every single month on IFTA reporting! Think of how much more could get done if these tasks could be automated.
But rather than stick with the way things had always been done in the past, they implemented OneView to help automate reporting. Through the use of automated IFTA reports, they were able to reduce their monthly reporting time from 80 hours down to 2.