The Seven Elements of Business

The Seven Elements of Business

Some great ideas from the book, “Making Money is Killing Your Business” by Chuck Blakeman I have been reading an absolutely fascinating book by Chuck Blakeman, as mentioned above. Our mission at HighPower Data Solutions is to help businesses succeed through software automation. There are so many cool things which we can do by combining […]

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upwork user

Freelance Software for Upwork Users

New Software makes it easier to run an Upwork agency I have been using Upwork for many years now to find FileMaker and web clients. It has been a useful tool, although not without its weaknesses. Since I am a FileMaker developer, I decided to write my own software for tracking my clients and projects. […]

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Why it is time to upgrade your website

Rebuilding websites

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HighPower Freelance Software: The TASK Module

Never Lose an Income Opportunity Again! I want to share with you an experience which I had this week using our HighPower Freelance software. This is focused on the Task module of the software. Just as a quick refresher HighPower Freelance has a structure like this: Clients have Projects, and Projects have Tasks. A Project […]

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The Rise of Citizen Developers

A whole new type of software is allowing business owners to DIY! It used to be that if you wanted software to run your business, you really only had two choices: buy something off the shelf, or hire an expensive developer to build your own. But with the emergence of what’s called “low-code software” many […]

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HighPower Freelance Software: the Worklog

Software for Freelancers Who Want to Grow their Business One part of HighPower Freelance Software which we use every single day is the Worklog. The worklog tracks every Task we do. It identifies what Project is being performed for which Client. It lists the Rate, the Hours worked, and the amount earned during that time. […]

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Who’s Running Your Business?

Did you think it was you? No, in many cases, it is your software that’s in charge. Somewhere in a boardroom somewhere, someone decided the best way to run YOUR business. They decided the terminology which you would have to use for your “customers” or “clients”, your “projects” or “work orders” or “tasks” or “jobs”, […]

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Your Hosting Plan Can Affect Your Business Success

We live in a digitally connected age where your company’s website can have an affect on your business success. I just read an interesting article today related to how your hosting plan can affect your SEO Rank for your business. I’ll give you the quick summary, and then provide a link if you want to […]

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Claris Engage Conference

A virtual conference for FileMaker developers and users This year the annual conference, like so many others impacted by the Covid19 crisis, has gone virtual. This conference used to be called FileMaker Devcon for some twenty plus years. Last year, to mark the name change of the parent company, from FileMaker to Claris, the name […]

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The Intelligent Investor

Classic work by Benjamin Graham Since I just wrote a blog last week about an investing book, I had recently read, I thought I would continue the trend by writing about another investment book which I recently finished. I didn’t read it exactly; it was an audible book which I listened to during my daily […]

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