The Risks of Using Excel for Data Management, and How to Avoid Them

Nearly 16,000 COVID-19 cases went unreported recently in England, delaying efforts to trace those who tested positive to the coronavirus and potentially endangering numerous lives. How did this happen? It all came down to a limitation of Microsoft Excel and it...

Custom CRM Tips: Improve Your Customer Relationships With These Best Practices

The key to surviving disruption is a dedicated customer base, and that’s something you build with constant and personalized communication.  A custom CRM will surely help — if you use it the right way. Follow these best practices when using CRM softwar...

COVID-19 Response: 8 Low-Code Apps Your Government Agency Needs Right Now

Cloud apps play a significant role in the fight against the pandemic. A United Nations survey found that 167 countries have provided vital COVID-19 information through their government portals. Verified information, including outbreak statistics, travel restri...

Why Custom Applications Are Critical in Your Digital Transformation Strategy

Digital transformation used to be optional. Not anymore. Cookie-cutter business applications used to be acceptable. That’s no longer the case. The coronavirus pandemic is forcing many organizations to digitally transform fast, not just as a strategy for grow...

Ease the Transition Back to the Workplace With These 5 Cloud Apps

It’s easy to feel overwhelmed when you’re part of the admin team. When lockdowns started due to the pandemic, you suddenly had to manage contracts, compliance and resources from home. Now that businesses are starting to re-open, you’re entrusted with ens...

20 Online Business Dashboards You Can’t Live Without, And That You Can Build Right Now

Have you ever tried driving at night with busted headlights? It’s not only difficult, but also dangerous. In the same way, running a business without clear visibility into crucial company metrics is risky. In fact, an overwhelming 84% of business executives ...

5 HR Management Apps You Can Build to Reduce Manual Tasks

HR professionals work hard. You handle a variety of functions, from recruitment and onboarding to admin and policy management. You interact with all types of employees, from rank-and-files to C-level executives. You’re expected to perform your duties amid an...

How an Energy Procurement Company Uses Low-Code to Help Consumers Save on Utilities

Energy costs have surged over the past decade. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), residential electricity rates have climbed nationally from 10.49 cents per kWh in 2010 to 12.79 cents per kWh in 2020. That represents a 22% increase....