Succession Planning

None of us ever want to think of what will happen to our business or employees after we are gone. “Succession planning is kind of managerial task that company owners and general managers roll their eyes at, shuffle off to the side, and ignore to go work on something more urgent or exciting.” Lee Distad, rAVe Columnist (follow […]

3rd Video-Manage Tab

For this entry, I’d like to show you our third video that covers some of the basics of using the TRXio system. The first showed how the enter brands, locations and other information; while the second showed how to enter your inventory into your account. This third video explains the next basic step: how to […]

2nd Video- Add Inventory Tutorial

In the previous video, we showed the first of many videos explaining how to use the TRXio system. That video covered the basics of setting up things like brands, sources, and internal locations. Once you’ve completed that step, you’re ready to start entering your inventory. Each step adds more information to your account and opens […]

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Simply Reliable and TRXio Webinar

Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in a webinar with Tom Coffin and Chris Jaffe of Simply Reliable. It’s great to team up with Simply Reliable because our two companies soul goal is to help small businesses run their day-to-day operations efficiently. They do a great job of handling the proposal planning and management […]

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Why We Make Software and Not Videos…

Well CEDIA 2015 was a huge success for TRXio.  We won some awards for our inventory tracking software, reconnected with some great friends and made some key alliances.  In the coming months we will be making the our inventory management software platform connect to even more software solutions you already use.  We are not only making […]

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Excite 2015 Award winning software

Technology Integrator is honored to present its annual EXC!TE Awards to the best products available to the industry this year. Each year, Technology Integrator invites nominations of products that stand out for being innovative, high-performing and solutions-oriented for the custom installation professional. TRXio stood out as particularly impressive, considering the unique challenges custom installers face every […]

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Learning from giants; Following Amazon is not a bad thing.

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon isn’t the only company that is using data on employees to improve productivity. A New York Times article over the weekend portrayed Amazon’s work culture as “bruising” and “Darwinian” in part because of the way it uses data to manage its staff. The article depicted a work culture where staffers […]

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Big Data

Big data. There’s much wisdom in that saying, which has been attributed to both W. Edwards Deming and Peter Drucker, and it explains why the recent explosion of digital data is so important. Simply put, because of big data, managers can measure, and hence know, radically more about their businesses, and directly translate that knowledge […]

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Best Business Practices for Small Businesses

To run your small business, must take care of even the smallest of details. This applies to every aspect, from hiring the right candidates and retaining employees to focusing on customer service and utilizing technology to manage projects better. The goal is to stay disciplined when making business decisions. As most business experts say, it’s […]

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Inventory Management Helps with the Decline Stage

Whether due to spoilage, shifting marketplace trends, or advancements in technology, there comes a time in every product’s life when it hits the decline stage. In a product’s life cycle, the decline stage is defined as the period when sales or demand starts to level off or decrease. When a product has reached its shelf-life, […]

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Choosing A Data Driven Business = Profitability

Data sets, both big and small, are vital for answering critical questions and developing business strategies. Data offers the insights which help organizations analyze the market, and their position within it, to form better and more informed strategies and run profitably. For many small businesses, turning a blind eye to the details is much easier […]

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Tracking Your Progress to Profitability

Do you believe that revenue is the most important metric on a company’s financial statements? If so, you aren’t alone. For most companies, that belief is so strong that all of their focus is placed on increasing revenue. They believe that revenue can fix all business problems. Unfortunately, many businesses also struggle with problems that […]

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Who are these guys? Magicians!

Not unlike a magic show…but we don’t pull rabbits from a hat!   Our “magicians or code-masters” love managing cloud-based platforms and infrastructures. Their approach is always fun and lighthearted with plenty energy. PLUS…they are wicked smart! Their magic is in helping businesses identify losses, improve operational efficiencies, and enable cost saving benefits for increasing […]

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Why Customers Stick with Their Software Provider

100% customer retention – it seems like a lofty goal, and you may be wondering if it is even possible to achieve in today’s competitive business world. This past year, PTI Print has had the privilege of retaining all of their customers for their produce label tracking and printing software, proving that the elusive 100% […]

The Details in the Data and What You Cannot See

Among many project managers and executives, the feeling of having things under control is common: they are well aware of all the moving parts and pieces and they can keep a track of the deadlines. That is, until something gets missed. It happens all the time. Especially for small businesses that rely somewhat heavily on […]