Author Archives: Forrest

Deactivate Users for Better Record Keeping

One of the big advantages of managing your business with software is long-term information storage. Seeing how many times you performed a particular task in 2012, or total number of hours worked can dramatically improve your business decisions. Being able …

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Tips & Tricks: Pricing Popups

Hey everyone! Today I wanted to quickly show you a really cool feature in Jobber. Not only will it save you time, but it can earn you more money by helping to ensure that you’re pricing your services appropriately. It’s …

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Just So You Know, Jobber is Super Secure

The security of your data is very important to us. That’s why all the sensitive areas of Jobber (passwords, payment information, API credentials, etc) have always been protected by bank grade SSL encryption, and your credit card information is stored …

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The Past Month in Review

We’ve fallen a little behind in our “Week in Review” series, and we’re sorry for the gap — rest assured we’ve been hard at work improving Jobber and introducing new features. Here are just a few of the things we’ve …

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Performance, Performance, Performance

Two months ago we added auto-scheduling to Recurring Contract Jobs in Jobber. Since then, we have been blown away by how popular this feature is. New users would add hundreds of year long contracts in a single night, creating many …

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Why Should You Care About Cloud Computing?

Jobber is a web app that runs in the “cloud”. You may have heard the term before, but why should you care? What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is a term used by a lot of companies that provide software …

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Welcome Iain Walker!

We are very excited to welcome Iain Walker to the Jobber (Octopus) Team. Iain will be helping us build our sales, marketing and support team. Iain has recently graduated from the University of Alberta with a major in History and a …

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Product Updates: Discounts and Blank Quotes

Greetings! I wanted to let you know about two small yet incredibly useful new features to our Jobber (Octopus) Business Management Software: Discounts on Quotes and Invoices, and Blank Quote Templates.  

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