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Karen Yetra

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The Best Things in Life are Free Consultations

We can’t give you “flowers in spring or robins that sing”, but we can give you some great advice!

There are at least 12 signs  you need a custom business application.  Most of our clients contact us because they have a problem:

  • Inefficient workflows hindering employees
  • Difficulties connecting their website to their database
  • Manual data entry wasting precious time and money
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Spreadsheet Alternative: Google App Maker

We all juggle many different tasks during our workday – emails, phone calls, meetings, reports – and that’s just the tip of the iceberg! There's barely any time to be productive when you have to process those emails, phone calls, meetings, reports, etc. and turn them into actionable – ideally profitable – work.

The constant pressure to do more with less demands focus on where we can find inefficiencies and turn them into improved productivity. One of the dark holes is the omnipresent spreadsheet. We all use them. It might be Excel or Google Sheets, but you have them sitting on your desktop and spitting out of your printer. We use them to track everything, but should we?

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How We Run Our Business with a FileMaker and HubSpot Integration

As you may know, The Support Group has been offering FileMaker consulting services for over 30 years. So when it came to finding the best software platform to run nearly every aspect of our business, where did we turn? To the FileMaker Platform, of course!

We needed a framework for tracking our sales leads and customers, managing our projects, invoicing our production plus layers and layers of reporting. Our Vice President of Technology, Vince Dolan, was given the herculean task of architecting and building the system we affectionately call, Harry.  The name was inspired by a dog from the animated television series, Stanley.

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FileMaker Developers Wanted: The Support Group is Hiring

If you love FileMaker, we’re a GREAT place to work!

The Support Group is one of the largest and most successful FileMaker consulting companies in the world, with offices in Boston, New York, Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area.  We’re looking for seasoned FileMaker developers in our Boston-area headquarters in Framingham, New York and San Mateo.

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FILEMAKER 13 IS HERE!

Take a tour of the new FileMaker 13 platform. Watch the demo.

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