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How to Pay your Field Service Technicians: Hourly or Commission or Both

Over the years, Fred’s Appliance has tried several different compensation models including hourly and commission.  One could argue the best compensation for both the employee and the employer is 100% commission.  The technician is directly rewarded for productivity. Entry-level technicians are sometimes able to produce as much, if not more than the seasoned technicians, and are able to reap compensation …

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Earn more COD Appliance Repair Work by Focusing on the Little Details

When running a field service company in appliance repair, the challenges never stop.  You need to ensure that enough work is coming in for your field staff to stay busy but the work needs to be profitable.  It seems like that should be a given, but an appliance repair company deals with a variety of service call types that can …

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Using Tsheets to handle time tracking and scheduling

Tracking how many hours your employees are working can be a frustrating experience especially when conducting field service.  You need reliable software that works with various accounting software like Quickbooks. We recommend T-Sheets to help our clients accomplish this. Designed to simplify payroll and invoicing. Payroll’s biggest challenge is solved. Track time for hourly employees, eliminate manual time entry and …