Category: Construction Software

Driving Digital Adoption: What the Construction Industry Can Learn from Other Industries

Driving Digital Adoption: What the Construction Industry Can Learn from Other Industries Digital Adoption

The construction industry has benefited less from the digital transformation than any other industry over the last two decades. In fact, as an industry, it has seen only a one percent annual rate of labor productivity improvement compared to an average of 2.8 percent across all other industries in that time.  That means the construction […]

Hiring the Best Team for Lean Construction Management

Hiring the Best Team for Lean Construction Management Lean Construction Management

Hiring for lean construction management. Despite being a more than trillion-dollar industry, construction suffers from skill shortages at all levels. Whether you’re a general contractor or a subcontractor, these days no one is immune to the problem. There just aren’t the number of trained workers coming out to fill field or back-office needs.  This year, […]

Episode 31: Rich Digilio Electrical Contracting Solutions

Episode 31: Rich Digilio Electrical Contracting Solutions Electrical Contracting Solutions

As companies emerge from the pandemic, culture is key to resilience. What part does construction technology play? Join Power to the Trades host Greg Fry and our guest Rich Digilio as they discuss his experiences during, before, and after the pandemic, and how it all comes down to the people, and their ability to collaborate. Greg and Rich look at how flexible software aids in that collaboration while helping subcontractors better […]

Benefits of Construction Project Manager Software

Benefits of Construction Project Manager Software benefits of project management software

Construction project manager software is a tool used by professionals to simplify construction management processes. It is used to streamline day to day tasks to improve the delivery of projects, which ultimately impact the bottom line of construction companies. Listed below are the benefits of construction project manager software: Management of Documents The main way […]

Episode 30: Queen of Safety Rachael Costly

Episode 30: Queen of Safety Rachael Costly Queen of Safety

Construction technology needs to be simple and adapted to the needs of a trade contractor. As workloads grow and economic challenges such as labor shortages rise, how do you implement software that’s straightforward and helpful for employees with different roles, backgrounds, and education levels? Power to the Trades host Greg Fry recently sat down with […]

5 Financial Traps that Contractors Must Face Head-On

5 Financial Traps that Contractors Must Face Head-On Construction Financial Management

Many transactions and agreements are made on the fly in the construction industry, sometimes even departing from what’s contractually agreed upon. This fact makes construction financial management in construction extra challenging. Handshake deals are not unusual, and ensuring that each financial decision is in line with business strategy can be difficult. However, if a construction […]

eSUB and Followup CRM Partner to Improve Profitability for Trade Contractors

eSUB and Followup CRM Partner to Improve Profitability for Trade Contractors Followup CRM

Companies partner to bring best-of-breed solutions to trade contractors to improve sales and project performance. eSUB and Followup CRM Partner to Improve Profitability for Trade Contractors eSUB Construction Software, a leading provider of cloud-based construction project and field management software, and Followup CRM, a leading provider of customer relationship management software for trade contractors, announced […]

eSUB Construction Software Announces the Launch of eSUB Cloud 2.0

eSUB Construction Software Announces the Launch of eSUB Cloud 2.0 Construction Project Management Software

San Diego, CA, April 26, 2022: eSUB Construction Software is proud to announce the newest iteration of its innovative construction software. Designed to help trade contractors increase both productivity and profitability, eSUB Cloud 2.0 will maximize efficiencies, strengthen communication between the field and office, and provide a modern user experience that is intuitive and easy. […]

15 Ways Subcontractors Can Keep Their Cash Flow Healthy with Subcontractor Software

15 Ways Subcontractors Can Keep Their Cash Flow Healthy with Subcontractor Software Subcontractor Software

Steady construction cash flow is vital for subcontractors due to the nature of their work. The majority not only start projects on spec, but also tend to be paid after the work has been completed—running out of cash could mean a halt in production, missed payroll, a drop in profitability, or even financial ruin. To […]

Managing All Your Risks: How Subcontractors Can Manage Data Securely

Managing All Your Risks: How Subcontractors Can Manage Data Securely

Modern construction projects involve a lot of sensitive data—from documentation to employees’ personal information, and more. Unfortunately, cybercrime is on the rise—and that data is at risk now more than ever. If you think it can’t happen to you, think again: data breaches hit organizations big and small—from the likes of Facebook, right down to […]

Introducing eSUB Academy: Built to Enhance Your Customer Success 

Introducing eSUB Academy: Built to Enhance Your Customer Success 

eSUB Construction Software is known for its dedicated hands-on training and customer care. To further enhance that experience, we’ve re-introduced eSUB Academy, a fully on-demand training platform accessible to any active eSUB user account. eSUB Academy training platform is available 24/7 and training can be watched as your schedule allows.eSUB’s dedicated customer service team has […]

Why Subcontractors Need Their Own Contractor Documentation System

Why Subcontractors Need Their Own Contractor Documentation System Subcontractor Documentation Software

These days, technology is making it much easier for the construction industry to operate more efficiently. But some gaps still require filling, and a contractor documentation system will help fill those gaps. Often, subcontractors will use the general contractor’s project management software to go ahead with their tasks. This might seem like a good idea, […]

8 Ways Subcontractors Can Manage Construction Labor Shortages

8 Ways Subcontractors Can Manage Construction Labor Shortages

Construction labor shortages are making it difficult for subcontractors to find workers—especially those who are well-trained and in-demand. According to the Home Builder Institute Construction Labor Market Report, the construction industry needs over 2 million more workers over the next three years to keep up with the booming demand for new houses amid construction labor […]

How Subcontractor Database Software Makes Your Life Easier

How Subcontractor Database Software Makes Your Life Easier How Subcontractor Database Software Makes Your Life Easier

What is database software and can it help your subcontracting business? Database software provides file creation, data entry, updating, viewing/searching, and reporting functions. It’s the technical term for management software. Many subcontractors are adding software to their business because of all the functions it can handle. Managing projects, documents, and your business is easier with […]

Reduce Your Insurance Costs with a Construction Risk Management Solution

Reduce Your Insurance Costs with a Construction Risk Management Solution

Construction and building companies are some of the most high-risk and expensive businesses to insure—paying more than most. Contractors can mitigate this risk with a construction risk management solution. Construction companies must ensure their operations are safe, healthy, efficient, and protected. Since the risk of accidents is higher due to workers using heavy machinery, hazardous […]