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    Now You Can Track Theatre Props and Costumes Using QR Codes

    Whether you work in a school’s drama department or for a private theatrical group, your props and costumes are vital to entertaining the crowds. In some cases, props and costumes are donated, but in others, they’re made with plenty of hard work or even purchased directly from suppliers. Being able to keep track of props and costumes with QR codes saves your group money, and this means you’ll be able to put more toward what you do best – entertaining.What Do You Have?If yo...  Read More...

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    Lock-Up Law Enforcement Equipment Audits Using an App

    Whether you work in the law enforcement field or you’re an equipment supplier, the number of tools and equipment necessary to protect and serve is surprising. Because law enforcement relies primarily on tax dollars, equipment audits are frequent – and they can be quite frustrating, too. Fortunately, using a simple app that allows you to store and retrieve information using QR codes makes things easier.   Read More...

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    You’ve Got the Power! Track Renewable Energy Equipment Using QR Codes

    Renewable energy is important to the future of the planet. After all, fossil fuels are finite, and they won’t last forever. If you’re a provider of renewable energy equipment such as solar panels and wind turbines, or if you use that equipment yourself, you know that your investment is worth a pretty penny.   Read More...

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    Spring Break 2017 Is the Right Time for Schools to Implement Asset Tracking

    In today’s technological and digital age, schools often provide assets like tablets and computers to students; these make it easier for students to access, research, and complete assignments, and they also make it easier for teachers to share information with an entire classroom. If your school hasn’t incorporated asset tracking for these valuable items yet, Spring Break is a great opportunity. Here are some tips and tricks for implementing asset tracking in a one-week period.Benefit...  Read More...

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    The Dish on Asset Tracking for Catering Companies

    Catering companies rely on returnable and reusable assets to keep their businesses running. After all, with the thousands of pounds of food they deliver, they need containers, utensils, and more – and these can be quite expensive to replace. Fortunately, it’s possible to use a variety of asset tracking technologies to prevent loss and improve your bottom line.Keep Better InventoryCatering companies rely on a solid inventory of food and equipment.   Read More...

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    Coordinate and Track Equipment Maintenance and Inspections Using an App

    Regardless of the industry, chances are good that you rely on some sort of equipment to do your job. Maintaining and inspecting that equipment is vital to your success; after all, you can’t perform a service with equipment that doesn’t work as it should. These days, a simple smartphone app can help you coordinate and keep track of equipment maintenance and make your job a lot simpler.Coordination at its Best If you are responsible for a fleet of vans that all carry construction ...  Read More...

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    *** 2/28/17 *** GoCodes not impacted by ongoing Amazon AWS outage

    This update is to advise customers that GoCodes is not impacted by the ongoing Amazon/AWS  service outage (2/28/17), Amazon AWS is a cloud hosting service used by thousands of companies and organizations worldwide and many are effected.GoCodes is hosted with CenturyLink cloud which is an enterprise class cloud hosting service designed for business. Centurylink does not use Amazon/AWS.   Read More...

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    Pest Control Companies Exterminate Lost Tools Using QR Codes and Apps

    QR codes and smartphone apps can help pest control companies save thousands of dollars each year, and that’s especially true if they’re combined with GPS tracking. Here are some of the ways in which this asset tracking system can benefit your pest control business and save you money.Track Timely Service CallsWhen you install QR codes with GPS tracking onto your various pest control equipment, you can check the location of that equipment in real time, and there’s a lot you can d...  Read More...

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    Get Fired Up by Tracking Your Fire Extinguisher Maintenance Using QR Codes

    When you’re responsible for supplying and maintaining dozens of fire extinguishers, you likely know that the processes behind keeping them maintained can be arduous. Fortunately, QR codes can make this maintenance far simpler, which frees up more of your time to focus on other important matters.Current MethodsThe fire extinguishers in apartment buildings and places of employment must be inspected regularly to ensure they’re in proper working condition. Failing to have those extinguis...  Read More...

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    Start 2017 Off Right by Labeling Your Tools with QR Codes

    QR codes make excellent asset tags for your tools and equipment for a variety of reasons. They offer the ability to store more information than a traditional barcode, and because most smartphones can read those codes, it’s cheaper than purchasing or even renting barcode readers. Here are some of the reasons why you should consider labeling your tools with QR codes this year.Replace Fewer AssetsMany businesses across dozens of industries rely on tools to provide products and services to con...  Read More...

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    SOLD! Using QR Codes to Track Realtor For Sale Signs

    Real estate signs are important to the industry. They let people know a home is on the market, which can drive inquiries. However, they can also be used to provide alternate information in a few very clever ways.   Read More...

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    Best Way to Tackle Sports Equipment Management Using an App

    Managing a successful sports team is about more than simply coaching and training. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes, particularly when it comes to managing equipment. If you’re still using antiquated processes to keep track of your sports equipment, it’s time to consider moving into the digital age with a state-of-the-art system.How It Works Sports teams require a lot of equipment to be successful.   Read More...

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    Breeze Through Year-End Inventory Checks Using QR Codes

    Whether you work in a retail industry or your company provides a service, inventory is an important part of your company’s success. You’ll need a detailed inventory check before you file taxes for the year, and this often means hours of counting, recounting, and keeping records. Fortunately, QR codes make the process simpler and more efficient.QR Codes vs.   Read More...

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    Update Time Zone, Additional Columns in the Asset Grid View & Android App Enhancements!

    We are delighted to unveil a series of powerful New Year enhancements to our GoCodes' software. These new features will allow you to view and manage your assets with greater flexibility than ever before.Our latest release provides the following enhancements that will allow you to:Update your time zone so that your data will reflect your local-time (This is in the customization area)Increase the choice of columns available in the asset grid viewStreamline the check in/out process using the &n...  Read More...

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    5 Benefits to Managing Your Fleet of Vehicles with GPS Tracking

    If you own a fleet of vehicles, whether for making deliveries or hauling goods cross-country, GPS tracking can save you time and money. Here are five of the biggest and best benefits associated with utilizing GPS tracking in your fleet management practices.#1 – You’ll Save Money on FuelThere are two things that lead to excessive fuel consumption – driving too fast and taking too many detours. GPS tracking can help you alleviate both.   Read More...

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    What Is the Internet of Things (IoT) and Why Should I Care?

    The “Internet of Things”, which is commonly abbreviated to IoT, is a notion or concept that all everyday objects are connected via a network so they can send and receive data. You should care about the IoT because it has the potential to change not only how you work, but also how you live your life on a day-to-day basis.The Concept Those who are responsible for helping to develop the Internet of Things often have a vision that they can simply put a button on nearly anything that will allow it to...  Read More...

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    The Best Marketing Hacks for Business Growth in 2017

    The growth of your company relies quite a bit on two very important things – technology and marketing. Oftentimes, the two go hand in hand. Here, you can learn about some of the best marketing hacks to help you grow your business through 2017 and beyond.#1 – Marketing Automation Marketing takes up a huge chunk of just about every company’s time and money, but in 2017, you’ll find plenty of automation tools to make things simpler.   Read More...

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    Organic Farmers Grow Their Businesses and Increase Efficiency with Asset Tracking

    Whether you raise organic vegetables or organic grass-fed beef, being able to meticulously track your assets can save you time and money – and a lot of it. Here are some of the reasons why asset tracking, including inventory management and GPS tracking, can benefit farmers.#1 – Equipment Theft Is a Problem Equipment theft is a huge problem in both construction and agriculture, particularly among those businesses that employ seasonal employees for planting or harvesting. In fact, the Nationa...  Read More...

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    Vets Track Equipment to Provide “Purrfect” Customer Service

    Running a veterinary office is about much more than simply scheduling appointments and seeing patients. It’s also about keeping enough equipment and inventory on hand to provide the best possible care. Fortunately, when it comes to providing such care, there is some technology that can make things simpler.Things You Should TrackBeing successful as a veterinarian is about providing great quality care to your patients and their owners.   Read More...

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    7 Most Boring Business Gift Ideas to Avoid This Season

    Whether you’re an employee who is considering a gift idea for your boss, or you’re the boss trying to decide what to give your employees, there are some ideas that are very, very good – and others that are just plain boring. Here are seven of the absolute worst, most boring gifts to give in either case.#1 – CandlesCandles seem like the one gift that people give when they absolutely can’t think of anything else. Although there is certainly a time and a place for a scented candle, the office isn’t...  Read More...

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