How to Invest In Your Business Future

Posted by Gayle Smith

March 16, 2017 at 4:41 PM

 

Improve Your Day-to-Day Business Processes with the Right Tools.

If you've been contemplating a new ERP system for your industrial gas and welding business, you've come to the right place. You may have already searched online for some of the systems available to you, picked up information at a tradeshow or even printed bits and pieces of materials to study and seriously consider. Our Buyers Guide has all of the clear, concise answers you'll need to make an informed decision.

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Topics: Latest in TIMS Industrial, Business Intelligence, Business Management Tools, TIMS Assistant

Why Your Business Needs Imaging

Posted by Gayle Smith

January 19, 2017 at 8:25 AM

 

CPI—Continual Process Improvement. Looking at your processes and the time and energy it takes to accomplish them may lead you to discover that there is a better way.

Here's what TIMS Document Imaging can do for you...

  • Electronic Filing Cabinet–View unlimited documents; invoices, contracts, maintenance logs, MSDS, tax documents, credit applications, and even signed delivery tickets. Access any scanned document from any PC in your business network, retrieving one document or multiple documents at the same time.
  • Simple RetrievalOne person can quickly complete the action by getting the document from TIMS Imaging. They never have to leave their desk or search through mounds of filed (or yet-to-be-filed) paperwork to find it.
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Topics: eCommerce, Latest in TIMS Industrial, Imaging, Business Intelligence

3 Common Misconceptions About Industrial Software

Posted by Gayle Smith

January 13, 2017 at 5:00 AM

 

A new year brings new resolutions. You've probably made the resolution to be more productive, use the tools you have for training or best practices, or get better data reporting. But if your resolutions can't be accomplished with your existing software system, please read on. You'll find out how to make sure the system you purchase makes the most sense by achieving maximum long-term benefits for your business.

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Topics: eCommerce, Accounts Payable, Truck Distribution, Order Entry, BI Cubes, ACM

5 Ways to Make Your Industrial eCommerce Site Successful

Posted by Gayle Smith

January 5, 2017 at 5:00 AM

 

With online sales quickly approaching the one trillion dollar mark, it might be time for you to consider an ecommerce site for the benefit of your customers, your staff and your business. If you haven't jumped into this arena yet, here are some actionable items to get you started.

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Topics: eCommerce, Latest in TIMS Industrial, Business Intelligence

TIMS Latest Release December 2016

Posted by Gayle Smith

December 1, 2016 at 11:17 AM

 

 

The Latest Enhancements in TIMS   

 

Like Santa, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed. 'Tis the season, and oh the joyful  holiday to-do lists we've got. Here are some important advances to TIMS to give you a little more time to get those long lists done and make your season bright.

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Topics: eCommerce, Accounts Payable, Cylinder Management, Credit Card Processing, TIMS 7, Accounting & Office Manager

Visit Us At Fabtech

Posted by Gayle Smith

November 2, 2016 at 5:00 AM

As you explore Fabtech and Las Vegas, take the time to explore the software that will make your business perform at its best. Visit us at booth #N2625.

 

Cylinder Control – Eliminate the need to maintain cylinder tracking spreadsheets with TIMS built-in cylinder tracking system. 

Accounting & Financials – From A/R to A/P, G/L, and O/E—all one integrated system. Transactions are easily accessible and shared.

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TIMS Latest Release

Posted by Gayle Smith

October 11, 2016 at 10:00 AM

 

 

If You Missed Users Group Last Month, Read On  

 

                   Grow Your Bottom Line with the Latest TIMS Enhancements 

Along with all the Accounts Payable advances, valuable metrics have been added to eCommerce. You can now analyze the number of users logging in and review all purchases made by each user per month or over the last 12 months, whether the order is placed by a customer using eCommerce, or by Order Entry.

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Topics: eCommerce, Accounts Payable, Cylinder Management, Credit Card Processing, TIMS 7, Accounting & Office Manager

TIMS 7 Notes & Tasks with EIS+

Posted by Gayle Smith

August 30, 2016 at 10:51 AM

 

The Information You Need When You Need It and Where You Need It

With EIS+, Notes & Tasks in TIMS 7 work harder than ever with better efficiency to let you create your own note templates and custom screens. Join Megan Goldammer to find out how EIS+ with TIMS 7 will give you better job performance (and less headaches). 

Learn about:

  • Customer service follow-up calls/surveys

  • Customer refund requests

  • Collection dispute calls

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Topics: TIMS Industrial Users Group, EIS+ Customizable Screens, TIMS 7

Master BI Cube Reporting

Posted by Gayle Smith

August 26, 2016 at 6:00 AM

 

Business Intelligence Reporting—You Need This Data

With these BI Cubes classes, you'll learn how to easily generate reports for your business by branch or fill plant and produce quick ad hoc analysis for the data you need now.

Cylinder Forecasting & Replenishment---

This class will provide examples of mining and analyzing ACM data using RDL reports and Excel cubes to mazimize cylinder utilization rates and determine optimal stocking levels based on cylinder supply and demand.

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Topics: Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, Business Management Tools, BI Cubes

Step Up Your Game with TIMS Mobile Computing

Posted by Gayle Smith

August 10, 2016 at 8:46 AM

So, you know what cloud computing does, but you need to know what it

can do for your business.

At this year's Users Group, find out what it takes to get up to speed with cloud computing and why it's the right direction for your business to grow. In the past several years of Users Group, we've discussed cloud computing in a classroom setting. Although there aren't specific sessions this year, some of you have moved to cloud computing and can share your experiences with it. 

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Are You Using TIMS to Your Full Advantage?

Posted by Gayle Smith

August 1, 2016 at 8:59 AM

Increase knowledge to increase profits. Set your course with TIMS to stay on track with the basics and much more.


You already know TIMS to be a very robust productivity tool. As it continues to expand with functionality, Computers Unlimited wants you to take full advantage of what TIMS has to offer. This year's Users Group Conference is specifically designed to elevate product knowledge and the use of TIMS to it's fullest potential.

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Topics: Latest in TIMS Industrial, TIMS Industrial Users Group, TIMS Training

Come for the Conference—Stay for the Fun

Posted by Gayle Smith

July 19, 2016 at 7:07 PM

Combine Work with Play in Big Sky Country

 

 

If you've never been to Montana, now's the time to take advantage of some of the great things our state has to offer. Beautiful scenery, hiking trails, award-winning microbreweries, fishing, rafting, sightseeing plus unique shopping are all within driving distance from Billings. 

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Topics: Latest in TIMS Industrial, TIMS Users Group

Need a hand? Ask our experts at the 30th Industrial Users Group Conference

Posted by Gayle Smith

July 15, 2016 at 5:00 AM

Hands-On Room Schedule

Hands-On Room – TIMS specialists will be available at dedicated times in the Hands-On Room to discuss any quick questions you may have. You are welcome to use the workstations at your leisure throughout the conference.

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Topics: TIMS Industrial Users Group

Users Group Conference 2016 – You've Got Questions, CU Has Answers

Posted by Gayle Smith

June 30, 2016 at 5:30 AM

Users Group One-On-One Sessions

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Topics: Collections, Business Analytics, Imaging, General Ledger, Order Entry, Mobile Delivery

Get Your Cylinder Count Under Control For Good

Posted by Gayle Smith

May 31, 2016 at 1:25 PM

If you're still counting cylinders by hand, here's your solution.

Cylinder inventory counting is something that we all agree must be done, much like a check-up at the dentist's office. But cylinder counting, at least, doesn't have to hurt as much as it used to. New technology takes the time and headache out of this chore and makes it simple and accurate. It also does much more than count cylinders.

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Topics: Latest in TIMS Industrial, Truck Distribution, Mobile Delivery

What Your Business Doesn't Know Can Hurt You

Posted by Gayle Smith

May 25, 2016 at 12:08 PM

 

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Topics: Latest in TIMS Industrial, Business Intelligence, Asset Management, Inventory Management

Going Paperless with TIMS Mobile Computing

Posted by Gayle Smith

May 11, 2016 at 5:30 AM

There are many predictions out there. Some come true, some don't. One prediction, though, 'going paperless' is fully attainable in certain areas of your business with TIMS Mobile Delivery. Management practices are simplified and paperless using TIMS software capabilities not only for tracking cylinder assets, but for sharing that information with your TIMS software system.

TIMS Mobile Delivery completely eliminates the need for paper delivery tickets with just one click.

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TIMS Latest Release 25

Posted by Gayle Smith

April 25, 2016 at 3:30 PM

Welcome to our CU laboratory! We've been cooking up some great     new features to enhance your TIMS Software experience.

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Topics: eCommerce, Latest in TIMS Industrial, Business Intelligence

10 Must-Ask Questions About Gas & Welding Software

Posted by Gayle Smith

April 19, 2016 at 4:00 AM

Is Your Business Ready for a Change in Software?

Whether your system is old and outdated, or simply isn't pulling its weight, your staff is wasting valuable time and energy and this, in turn, means lost revenue for your business. Maybe it's time to take a look at a software system that streamlines your daily processes, is completely integrated, and was built exclusively for your industry.

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Topics: eCommerce, Latest in TIMS Industrial, Business Intelligence

Indiana Oxygen Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Posted by Gayle Smith

April 8, 2016 at 8:33 AM

Computers Unlimited Software User Turns 100! 

Indiana Oxygen Company, Indianapolis, Indiana—In April of 1915, Walter and John Brant, brothers and Indiana natives, combined their engineering and sales talents to form the first gas production plant in the state of Indiana. They recently celebrated their 100th year anniversary in 2015.

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Topics: Latest in TIMS Industrial, Business Intelligence, Asset Management, Inventory Management

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