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CrewTraka

As a long time ‘tradie-wife’ and being the person that deals with most of the admin, I was all for hubby developing the CrewTraka app as it not only helps him manage his work crew but would also make my job a whole lot easier.

When looking for something initially, we found that many of the systems we looked at were just too complicated, took too long to learn, lacked support, were overly expensive or just didn’t do exactly what I needed them to do.

The idea behind CrewTraka was to create something that was easy to setup, that would monitor projects and crew while also making it easier for me to manage everyday tasks such as keeping track of crew hours, overtime, signing their safety docs (SWMS and JSAs), even managing leave requests or making project claims… and that how CrewTraka was born.

CrewTraka has a simple to use central dashboard that you can access from your PC, laptop or iPad and uses the CrewTraka app that every crew member is connected to. We run a crew of around 25, however it works just as well with a crew of 5 or 55.

Every business gets their own app connected to their business that displays their company logo and details and connects the business to their crew.  The platform has the highest security going around so you can rest assured your data is safe and your privacy is protected.

Something that was important to us with the release of CrewTraka was, no matter what package you are on… you get everything, no hidden costs, no add-ons, no expensive training cost and most importantly free support where you can pick up a phone and talk to someone local which I think gives people real piece of mind.

These days more and more companies are using technology to streamline out dated processes and if you’re like me… also looking for ways to reduce our impact on the environment. If you want to take back some of your valuable time and spend it doing other, more fulfilling things… CrewTraka is definitely worth a look and I am always more than happy to answer any questions or help in any way I can.

If, like me, you run a trades based business in Australia and need help replacing out-dated systems and taking back more of your time, grab a free trial of the Crewtraka App by heading to www.crewtraka.com

Appreciate your time,

Sally.

Geo Workforce Solutions

Geo helps trades and service businesses get rid of annoying paperwork through its award-winning job management software and customer service team. Admin tasks are a necessary part of business but are incredibly time-consuming, and Geo helps reduce that by 14 hours a week. How? By not just giving you the right tools but also the skills to use them effectively. Every Geo user gains access to tools such as job scheduling, timesheets, GPS tracking and invoices, as well as free training and onboarding with their very own Geo trainer. Bringing job management software into a business can be challenging which is why no two training sessions are the same. Each trainer takes the time to listen and understand the business so they can find out how to make Geo fit within your business, not around it. And if you ever get stuck, help is never too far away with Geo’s 24/7 customer service.

Starting in a small town in New Zealand, Geo has grown into a Amazon-partnered software provider without forgetting its beginnings. It’s still a small business run by a passionate team of individuals who strive to make life easier for other small businesses.

MyTradie

MyTradie is a booking platform that is designed for Property Managers and customers to have works completed at their properties by local, licensed, insured and verified trades. MyTradie has been designed by a tradie for tradies and does not cost the tradie anything to use its services.

MyTradie endeavours to deliver trades that are of high quality at pre-negotiated hourly rates allowing their customers to have peace of mind that they are not going to get overcharged and the transparency of knowing exactly what the hourly rate is prior to commencing any works. All quotes are completely broken down in time and materials for our customers.

MyTradie is founded by a Licensed Plumber who has also taken influence from those who have worked in Property Management and Maintenance to design an app that benefits both the Trades, customers and Property Managers alike.

Having worked for various plumbing companies prior to starting his own company, it was clear that there needs to be a drastic change in the industry. Too many customers are being charged exorbitant amounts of money for unsatisfactory work.

In light of this MyTradie was born and over the years fine-tuned in to the service we have developed today. There are no charges to access the app. No memberships and no subscriptions.

Website link: www.mytradie.online

Facebook link: facebook.com/MyTradie

Quote Up

QuoteUp is an easy to use tool, taking the frustration and stress out of daily quoting and invoicing. QuoteUp helps you focus on servicing your customer’s needs, by saving time and money for all parties involved in the trade supply chain.

Created and tested in Australia by qualified trades people, QuoteUp is a multifunctional tool designed to help you manage your jobs, customers and team using your phone or tablet.

Download and use QuoteUp free in minutes!

QuoteUp features include:

  • Send quotes to clients using any messaging app or service including SMS, email, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp
  • Receive feedback instantly from clients for successful jobs
  • Create, manage and track jobs across EVERY trade
  • Mark-up images or add files to help with quotes
  • Memory Recall remembers your previous jobs to help with quoting
  • Request quotes from trusted contractors
  • Generate professional part-payment quotes
  • Easily export P&L statements for accounting purposes

 

Website: www.quoteup.com.au

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/quoteupapp/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/quoteupapp/

App Store: https://apps.apple.com/au/app/quoteup/id1443990376

Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.devinealliance.quoteup

TradiePad

TradiePad is a technology training organisation built by tradies, for tradies. We help business owners understand how the right mobile devices and apps can transform their operations and deliver life-changing business efficiency and personal freedom.

We work with multiple leading software solutions and focus on making sure our clients have the right “tool for the job”.  Anyone that’s started to explore the range of options knows that it can be a real minefield out there. We solve this by working with you one on one to assess your business needs, advise you on the best devices, apps and accounting software to suit your operations, then set everything up and train you and your staff on how to use these powerful new tools of the trade.

Most importantly, TradiePad is fiercely independent of all of the software partners we work with, ensuring we only provide genuine, unbiased, expert advice. We take the pain and fear out of making the move to technology.

We provide full support and ongoing education for our clients so you’ll always have someone to call when you’re ready to throw your phone out the window! We will keep you up to date with the constantly changing world of technology. Think of us as your outsourced IT department or “nerds on call”.

About Us:

TradiePad was started by two plumbers who were working long hours, drowning in admin and paperwork and weren’t even sure whether they were making money on their jobs or not! They started looking for a way to make life better, simplify and streamline the way they worked, and get more stuff done during the day, rather than after hours when they just wanted to spend time with the family.

The idea was “There has to be a better way”, and when the first iPad was released in 2010, they saw an opportunity to shake up the industry and the way that all tradies work.

TradiePad is now Australia’s leading technology training organisation for the construction industry, recognised and supported by Apple, Xero, Quickbooks Online, Telstra and a swag of major software companies. We work closely with ServiceM8, Tradify, WorkflowMax, Ascora, AroFlo, simPRO, BuilderTrend, BuildXact and many others. We’ve now proudly helped thousands of tradies worldwide embrace technology and “the cloud” to run their operations.

Keen to learn more?

Book in an obligation free 15-minute call

Visit our website: www.tradiepad.com.au

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