Inventory Management Resources

New Year, New Goals: How to Make This Year’s Annual Inventory Better

2021-02-25T14:03:08-05:00Tags: , , , , , , |

Prepare for Annual Inventory: Annual inventory audits can seem to come around too soon. A little preparation goes a long way, though. Inventories don't have to feel rushed or planned at the last minute! Here are five tactics we’ve seen result in successful annual inventories:  1. Notify departments/agencies of upcoming inventory cycles Need help [...]

How COVID-19 Is Effecting Asset Management

2020-08-13T11:42:51-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

COVID-19 changed daily property, asset and surplus operations nearly overnight. Across state and local government, universities, K-12, defense and government contracting, asset managers and their teams have responded and adapted how they work. Sharing information and learning from one another is now more important than ever. To facilitate, AssetWorks conducted a brief poll to [...]

7 Things to Look for in an Inventory Management Software Solution

2019-12-27T10:07:08-05:00Tags: , , , , , |

by Sean Pugatch, AssetWorks Regional Account Manager, Appraisal Division Performing a physical inventory of your fixed assets can sometimes be a real adventure — a complex one of travel, pitfalls, forgotten treasures, missing artifacts and even a race against time. But the right inventory management software can do a lot to help you whip [...]

What to Look for in a Mobile Inventory Solution

2019-11-12T08:24:04-05:00Tags: , , , , , |

If you’re in inventory and asset management, you’re probably only too aware of how the “fixed” in “fixed assets” isn’t referring to the asset’s location. You know that day-in and day-out, your inventory is in perpetual flux. And not only can it shift in the blink of an eye, it can also have a [...]

7 Ways to Save Time by Automating Asset and Inventory Management

2019-11-11T10:29:51-05:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

Time... Whether it’s dust in the wind, saved in a bottle or ticking into the future, musicians have long-lamented time’s frustrating, fleeting nature. And if you’re in asset and inventory management, no doubt you can sing a mournful (though perhaps less radio-ready) song of lost hours, AWOL assets and endless to-do lists. For many [...]

Asset Tagging | The Right Tag for the Right Job

2019-10-07T09:57:11-04:00Tags: , , |

So you want to have greater control over your fixed asset inventory and you’re not sure which asset tags to use. With all the asset tagging options on the market, you may feel spoiled for choice — and also a little overwhelmed. But don’t worry, we’ll break it down for you here. And the [...]

Automating Asset Tracking & Inventory Processes | 5 Benefits

2020-07-27T10:45:47-04:00Tags: , , |

**Artwork from Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2019** **Special thanks to Sophia for contributing the below images** Fixed assets represent a significant investment for your organization. The professionals in charge of inventory management know that as our world grows more digital, the challenges and opportunities for tracking these assets expands. As [...]

Inventory Management | 3 Tips for a Successful Inventory Program

2019-04-25T15:47:00-04:00Tags: , |

3 Tips for a Successful Inventory Program **Artwork from Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day 2019** **Special thanks to Aimee and Ariana for contributing the below images** Inventory management is a broad term, and can hold different meanings to different organizations, depending on factor’s including the nature of an organization, the [...]

3 Ways a Mobile Inventory Solution Helps After Audit Season

2019-09-11T15:53:32-04:00Tags: , , , , , , |

From completing your inventory in less time to updating asset data efficiently, the benefits of an automated inventory system during audit season are clear. But if you’re making any software investment, it's wise to look for a system that will help your department thrive year-round. If that system is a mobile inventory solution, don’t [...]

10 Ways to Ensure the Success of your Next Inventory Project

2018-02-08T14:55:57-05:00Tags: , , |

10 Ways to Ensure the Success of your Next Inventory Project From generating up-to-date, compliant fixed asset records to saving time for your team, there are many advantages to working with a third party for professional inventory services. So, whether you already have a fixed asset inventory scheduled or are looking to have one [...]