Point of Sale software news, updates, and insights

Tips and Tricks for Using Social Media Effectively for Your Business

Tips and Tricks for Using Social Media Effectively for Your Business

Oct 20, 2017

Social media has become so hard to avoid. Many billions of people use social media monthly for good reason, it’s an easy and convenient way for people to stay in contact with their friends and family. But social media has also given ample opportunity to businesses so that they can talk and advertise directly to their customers. Below are some tips on how to use social media and social media marketing effectively for your business.

...

Read More
BPA Database Error

BPA Database Error

Oct 13, 2017

The latest Windows 10 updates may have set password protection on your network. This setting will cause client computers using BPA to give the following error:

If password protected sharing is on, only people who have your user account and password can access your shared files, folders and printers.

...

Read More
5 Ways to Manage Millennials in the Workplace

5 Ways to Manage Millennials in the Workplace

Oct 06, 2017

Millennials, the largest living generation in America, often hated for their entitlement and their unique—and often controversial views on the workplace and how it should be. Born between 1980 and 2000, millennials have developed a reputation for being unrelenting and lead diverse lives. Millennials are already dominating the workplace, in the next 10 years they will make up 75% of the worlds working population. We know a lot about Millennials, but they’ve been traditionally hard to deal with in the workplace. So to help you we have created five guidelines to help you run your businesses more efficiently with this finicky generation.

...

Read More
7 Podcasts All Entrepreneurs Should Listen To

7 Podcasts All Entrepreneurs Should Listen To

Sep 22, 2017

Improving your business is the goal of every entrepreneur, and one of the easiest ways to do so is by listening to the right podcast. From getting the most up-to-date advice on hot topics to avoiding common business mistakes, the possibilities with podcasts are endless. Unfortunately, there are so many podcasts out there that it is hard to discern good podcasts from bad for busy entrepreneurs. Let's take a glance at the 7 best podcasts for entrepreneurs in 2017:

...

Read More
Fix for Windows Update breaking Payware PC

Fix for Windows Update breaking Payware PC

May 13, 2016

Many of our customers have reported that Payware PC has stopped working for them. As you may already know, Verifone has ended support for Payware PC and will not provide support for the product. They offer an online processing gateway called Payware Connect that moves the processing software off your computer to their gateway.

...

Read More
Should I Be Using A Mobile Tablet as Part of My Restaurant POS System?

Should I Be Using A Mobile Tablet as Part of My Restaurant POS System?

Jul 29, 2015

As a restaurant owner, you understand how important it is for your staff members to be productive throughout their shifts. Their ability to work quickly and to provide your customers with a high level of service at the same time will play a critical role in how successful your restaurant is and in how satisfied your customers are. You may not realize it, but the POS system that you are using will heavily impact...

...

Read More
3 Ways You Can Build Brand Loyalty for Your Restaurant

3 Ways You Can Build Brand Loyalty for Your Restaurant

Jun 22, 2015

Whether it’s grabbing a quick bite when we’re on the run, enjoying a casual meal with friends, or a fancy night on the town, Americans love to eat out. In fact, consumer spending in the restaurant sector is projected to reach over $700 billion in 2015.* For a restaurant owner, there is a lot of appeal in gaining a steady slice of that pie. As a restaurant owner, you probably understand the need for a quality Restaurant POS System, but attaining a steady, loyal customer base may seem much more nebulous and mysterious. That’s why we wanted to give you three tips on how you can build brand loyalty for your restaurant.

...

Read More
3 Long Term Effects of Restaurant Coupons | Business Software Solutions

3 Long Term Effects of Restaurant Coupons | Business Software Solutions

May 13, 2015

In our blog post Should You Be Running Coupons for Your Restaurant?, we discussed some of the pros and cons of running coupons for your restaurant. In that post, we mentioned that restaurants are particularly susceptible to the negative outcomes of coupons. Modern computer systems for restaurants can make it easier than ever to run coupons or discounts, but that doesn’t mean that they are the right way to go for every restaurant. Today, we wanted to delve a little deeper into three of the long term effects that can result from running coupons and discounts in your restaurant.

...

Read More
Should You Be Running Coupons for Your Restaurant?

Should You Be Running Coupons for Your Restaurant?

May 05, 2015

If you’re running your own restaurant, you’ve probably wondered about running coupons as a way to attract new business. However, the decision of whether or not to run coupons is not a simple one, and many factors should be taken into account before making your final decision. While Restaurant POS Systems can make honoring coupons easier, we’ve put together a list of pros and cons that should be weighed before deciding if offering coupons is a good idea for your restaurant.

...

Read More