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The Power of Paperless

The Power of Paperless Over the past decade, the restoration industry has seen a tremendously positive transformation away from paper-driven processes through the adoption of restoration management software. These changes have brought with them an immense number of benefits to contractor workflows. Restoration management software solutions, such as Xcelerate, help contractors to take full advantage

The Importance of Standard Work

Most Restoration companies are too busy putting out fires to focus on company strategy. Whether dealing with an upset customer, walking a job that went sideways, or negotiating a settlement on a claim, a variety of scenarios suck up resources for Restorers each and every day. Everyone would love to grow and scale, but most

Using Vision To Look Ahead

My daughter just turned old enough to get her driver’s permit.  This is a whole new world for me, mostly one of abject terror and serious consternation about why they let babies drive cars.  But that is a debate for another day. As we have been practicing her driving skills, I find myself constantly reminding

Run Smarter

When I was in high school, I ran on the cross-country team. I know for most people, running cross-country is just a way to experience lots of unnecessary pain really early in the morning, but I loved it.

Time for a Change

I’ve always been taught that time is a finite resource. There is only as much of it as there is. You can’t make more of it. You can’t wish it away and have less of it. It is finite. Except, apparently, two days out of the year. When suddenly, through the questionable “magic” of Daylight

What’s the Score?

This past weekend the NFL Combine was held, which is the last big showcase for new NFL recruits before the draft in April. Scouts from every football team are there to assess the incoming players. Over the course of three or four days, they try to measure and appraise the attributes and abilities of every

Aiming for Excellence

This is the final week of competition at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea. My family and I have watched the broadcasts and enthusiastically cheered on the athletes every night. Regardless of the sport. Regardless of who is competing. Regardless of the nationality of the athletes. This week as we were watching the men’s

The Beauty of Technology

I was recently at an industry event where the main, and almost only, topic of conversation was how technology is radically transforming our industry. To be honest, I couldn’t be more thrilled about this prospect. I am someone who loves the ease and convenience that technology adds to my life. I was an Amazon shopper