Questionnaire localization: A closer look at Resco Inspections’ brand-new feature

We introduced Resco Inspections’ new Questionnaire localization in our Autumn Update 2020.

The feature helps multilingual companies to operate at their peak efficiency by overcoming the language barriers that often arise in diverse environments. This can be achieved by translating questionnaires into the language of team members who will use it in the field.

By turning on Questionnaire localization in the app, a questionnaire template or report can be viewed and filled out in many different languages. Therefore, employees can access the questionnaires in their native languages or in a language they are the most comfortable with.

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Fitness for Human Habitation: A guide for landlords

Fitness for Human Habitation (FFHH) act guide for landlords

Making the properties safe, healthy, and comfortable for living should be the goal of every good landlord.

In the UK, the process is also covered legally by the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) act. It came into force in 2019, and besides giving more rights to tenants, it was also highly supported by landlords’ associations, too.

So, what criteria do landlords have to meet? What is defined as uninhabitable living conditions? What are the penalties if a property doesn’t comply? And how to effectively inspect flats and houses to make them ready for tenants?

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resco.next 2020: The virtual enterprise mobility event of the year is just around the corner

resco.next, our annual conference, is getting closer and with this year’s event, we’re dipping our toes into uncharted waters. 

As you may have already heard, this year’s resco.next is going to be a fully virtual experience and completely free. All you have to do to get on this fast-approaching train is to register through this link and join us on November 12, at 2PM CET 

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Expanded Home screen configuration, offline Docusign e-signatures, and new Timeline component enrich Resco MxDP’s Autumn Update

Autumn Update of Resco’s Multi-experience Development Platform arrives packed with powerful features. What are they? Let’s dive right in!

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Resco Inspections Autumn Update 2020: Multilingual questionnaire templates, enhanced Manager’s Experience, and more

Autumn update resco inspections

With the Autumn Update of Resco Inspections, questionnaire templates can be translated into different languages within the app, erasing the language barriers that might arise in an international environment. Furthermore, we continue to add to the experience of managers by providing them with brand-new configuration options for Manager’s Experience, so they  can tailor the app to fit their need for specific insights and data.

Let’s now have a closer look at key new additions to Resco Inspections in the Autumn Update 2020:

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Support your field technicians more flexibly as Houston is now available on new devices in Resco Autumn Update

Resco Houston visualization on desktop device

In the field of Innovations, Resco’s Autumn Update 2020 brings several improvements in the remote assistance tool Resco Houston. Now, guiding your field workers, remote collaboration of teams, or onboarding of new employees become even more accessible and flexible.

The latest Houston update extends support to different devices, increases accuracy, simplifies the set up in Woodford, and provides further options for collecting valuable data. So you can speed up the repair process by sharing the company knowledge effectively. Let’s look into these innovations in more detail

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Tips & tricks: How to open Dynamics entity records in your Resco app with one click

There might occur situations when you want to quickly check how a Microsoft Dynamics 365/CRM record looks in your Resco app.

For example, if a field worker doesn’t see the address of an account in his app and reports the issue, the system administrator can open that account instantly in Resco – directly from his Dynamics instance, to verify if he has the same issue. Continue reading

How to work with forms in Woodford [Guide]

To take full advantage of customization in Woodford, admins and project managers need to fully understand the possibilities of forms. This component creates a base for all other customization options and is often one of the most essential parts of the app.

Let’s have a closer look at how to work with forms in Resco’s customization tool Woodford. We will showcase an example on one of the Resco apps – City Smart Services – and provide you with practical tips and tricks on how to take full advantage of the form component.

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Leveraging drones for inspections in the oil & gas industry: What are the benefits?

While more and more industries are embracing digital technologies for conducting inspections, the oil and gas industry does not seem to be in a hurry to let go of their conventional pen and paper or Excel-based processes. Based on Deloitte’s digital maturity index, the oil and gas industry is significantly behind other industries when it comes to digitalization.

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What is 6S in manufacturing? The meaning, benefits, and recommendations

A manufacturer overview the process of 6S implementation in manufacturing factory

The 6S lean management originates from methodology created by Toyota Production System between the years of 1948 and 1975. This procedure enabled the Japanese company to produce higher quality products faster with less waste and inventory than the competitors.

While the fundamentals of 6S management were created decades ago, the benefits of the methodology persist even in today’s conditions. So, what are the core principles of the 6S in manufacturing?

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