Tracking Your Stuff: Which Methods Work – Part Three

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Methods for tracking your stuff Successful businesses have been tracking their stuff for centuries and over time the tracking tools have improved. While this may be hard to believe, there are still plenty of companies that use paper and pencil to track their stuff. They may use daily physical counts and clip boards to track … Read moreTracking Your Stuff: Which Methods Work – Part Three

An Introduction to Tracking Your Stuff: Part One

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We are surrounded by stuff and keeping track of it is a business necessity. After all, if you do not know what you have, how much you have or where it is located, how can you use it, sell it, rent it or consume it? How do you know when you need to replenish your … Read moreAn Introduction to Tracking Your Stuff: Part One

Don’t Be Intimidated by Small Business Logistics

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Logistics can be difficult for small businesses to get right. With all the scheduling, paperwork and uncontrollable variables involved, it is easy to feel overwhelmed, but by focusing on a few specific areas, you can get this crucial aspect of business just right. First, don’t be afraid to enlist the help of logistics software. There … Read moreDon’t Be Intimidated by Small Business Logistics

Small Businesses Need to Stay on Top of Last-Mile Delivery

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Small businesses face an uphill battle when competing against retail giants like Amazon on the shipping front, and one make-or-break area is last-mile delivery. This is the last leg of a package’s journey up until the point it reaches your customer’s door, and if something goes wrong here, it can damage your reputation irreparably. Here’s … Read moreSmall Businesses Need to Stay on Top of Last-Mile Delivery