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Discover TruQC’s issue tracking

TruQC’s issue tracking optimizes the way your business manages, tracks and reviews issues that arise during any project. Available to all TruQC users, issue tracking is highly configurable to ensure efficiency for your company. Overview From identification through resolution, users can track an issue with relevant information. Each issue is labeled and noted with a… Read more

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Managing employee resistance to new technology

Change can be difficult. We all have the tendency to fall into a routine, so when we are asked to adapt to a new process we can sometimes be opposed to it. Opposition to change can be especially challenging in the workplace. This blog will identify some of the reasons workers resist change and will… Read more

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I just signed up with TruQC. Now what?

Signing up for TruQC can be an exciting, also slightly overwhelming process. Making the switch from paper reporting to a QC software system is something that doesn’t happen overnight. After the initial TruQC training, the wheels in many of our users’ heads begin spinning. After all, TruQC does SO much. How does one utilize everything?… Read more

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Managing projects on the iPad

We’ve gone from convincing people that the iPad has a place on the job site to competing in a marketplace where there’s an app for every task. The App Store is chock full of tech solutions and workarounds for measuring, leveling, photo documenting, storing documents and annotating blueprints. Tablets are now full-time employees in workplaces… Read more

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Asset management: Failure analysis

On a daily basis, facility owners face the daunting task of making sure all the materials, machinery and manpower in their facilities are functioning like they should. It’s a difficult job, and the reality is, things have a way of falling through the cracks. In a series of three posts we’ll discuss three crucial aspects… Read more

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Asset management: Budgeting

On a daily basis, facility owners face the daunting task of making sure all the materials, machinery and manpower in their facilities are functioning like they should. It’s a difficult job, and the reality is, things have a way of falling through the cracks. In a series of three posts we’ll discuss three crucial aspects… Read more

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Asset management: Assessing risk

On a daily basis, facility owners face the daunting task of making sure all the materials, machinery and manpower in their facilities are functioning like they should. It’s a difficult job, and the reality is, things have a way of falling through the cracks. In a series of three posts we’ll discuss three crucial aspects… Read more

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How do you handle asset tracking?

Maybe a better question would be: Are you tracking your assets at all? For the great majority of facility owners and managers, the answer will undoubtedly be yes. To some degree. But tracking an asset means more than just knowing where to find it when you need it. Real asset tracking means being able to… Read more

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More than just a timesheet report: Getting the full story from your data

TruQC’s Summaries function has a tendency to be an underused feature for some of our users. Unfortunately, summaries are often run on user data only after something has gone wrong. This is too bad. After all, faithful users of TruQC tend to pour a lot of data into the software, and that data could be… Read more

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Does TruQC work for smaller companies?

How big does a company need to be for TruQC to be effective? It’s a question we get a lot. Owners want to know if they’re wasting their time and money by adopting quality management software at this stage in their company’s life. Sometimes, they’re worried about not having the staff on hand to handle… Read more