2015 Information Session Tour

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simPRO Information Sessions

The 2015 simPRO Information Sessions are about to kick off. The tour will begin in Sydney June 16. We’ll then be travelling to Melbourne, Adelaide, Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch, Perth and ending in Brisbane.

As usual the Information Sessions will be hosted by the local simPRO Business Development Manager for each state.

Talks will be held by Andrew Crowe, Group Product Manager and Mark Alfred, ANZ General Manager.

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simTRAC, from Green to Blue

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Last night simTRAC users will have noticed some small changes to their login.

simTRAC was always partially owned by simPRO Software. In December 2013, simPRO bought the remaining shares. Now to align the ownership visually, simTRAC has gone from simTRAC green to simPRO blue.

New simTRAc header colour
New simTRAc header colour

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simPRO Software International Push Gets Major Boost

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The international expansion plans of Queensland-based simPRO Software have received a major boost after the company was accepted into a program designed to help Australian start-ups expand overseas.

elevate61 is a unique program designed to enable high performing Australian businesses to fast track their growth into the United States and beyond.

The program has been designed for post-seed funded, technology enabled, enterprise start-ups who are currently experiencing or preparing for rapid growth in Australia and are ready to expand to the US.

Participants will be given facilitated access to an established network of successful Australian and US-based entrepreneurs, investors, mentors and global corporations.

simPRO Software CEO Brad Couper said the program would be a valuable addition to the company’s existing international expansion plans.

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Maximise your profit capacity as your business grows

· · Posted in Business, Partnerships

Theory of constraints

How to use the Theory of Constraints to control and scale your business.
A guest blog post by Business Coach, Eric Gregory of Gregory Business Coaching.

The goal of every business and its’ owners is to create consistent, predictable and controllable profit, year in and year out. Sure, you might like to have some fun along the way and maybe feel a sense of satisfaction from what you do, yet, if your business doesn’t provide a return on investment above and beyond your wage, in the form of profit, what you’ve really done is built yourself a job as opposed to a company, which is probably not why you originally went into business in the first place.

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How one engineer banished spreadsheets with simPRO

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Network EPS

Network EPS is a family-owned electrical and mechanical engineering business based in Birmingham in the UK which installs and maintains a variety of systems including air-conditioning, commercial heating and plumbing.

With up to 10 sub-contractors on the road at a time, managing the business was getting to be overwhelming so director Jeff Scriven stepped up to the simPRO Enterprise job management system.

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Budgeting for 2015

· · Posted in Accounting, Partnerships

Budgeting 2015

A guest post contributed by Sue Hirst, Director at CFO On-Call.

A surprisingly large number of businesses don’t have an effective budget in place – if at all!

A budget can allow you to identify overspending in your business and let you take quick action to fix it. Budgets can be entered into most accounting software systems and a ‘Budget versus Actual’ Profit and Loss can be printed so that you can easily see any variances and manage them.

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Electrical installer using cloud to see the big picture

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WM Brown

Glasgow electrical control system installers Wm. Brown & Co recently moved to simPRO after becoming frustrated with their “random” management systems that didn’t talk to each other.

We caught up with them and discovered them revelling in a system that lets them work when and where they want and to really understand for the first time where they are making money.

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simPRO Service – We’re Live!

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Service is Live
This is about the most exciting news since … well, the dawn of simPRO.

Introducing, simPRO Service

For a while now we’ve heard from clients looking for a solution not quite as ‘full-blown’ as Enterprise. They’ve aspired to be running on the simPRO engine but haven’t required the larger features Enterprise is renowned for.

Since November last year we’ve had a few early adopters using simPRO Service BETA. When I say a few I mean, several hundred users have signed up to put it through it’s paces.

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