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Newlogiq Scheduling & Dispatch Services

Scheduling and Dispatch for Service-Oriented Businesses is Often a Frustrating Experience​

In today’s fast-paced world, managing scheduling and dispatch processes can often feel like navigating a labyrinth without a map for many service providers. Service providers across all industries rely heavily on efficient scheduling and dispatch to deliver timely and satisfactory services to their customers. However, many business leaders find themselves grappling with a myriad of frustrations that hinder their operations and impact their bottom line. Scheduling & dispatch frustrations include:

1. Inefficient Resource Allocation – One of the primary challenges for service-oriented businesses is ensuring that the right resources are allocated to the right jobs at the right time. 

2. Lack of Visibility and Communication – Many businesses still rely on manual methods, such as phone calls or spreadsheets, which can lead to miscommunication and delays. 

3. Complex Scheduling Requirements – Service-oriented businesses often face complex scheduling requirements due to factors such as service time variability, skill requirements, and customer preferences. 

4. Ineffective Routing and Navigation – Efficient routing and navigation are essential for optimizing travel times and reducing fuel costs for field workers.

5. Difficulty in Managing the Workforce – Without automated tools for workforce management, business owners may find it difficult to track the whereabouts and activities of their field workers, leading to inefficiencies and compliance issues.

How Do We Help?

Our Scheduling & Dispatch Solutions

With more than 25 years of experience running and or supporting service organizations, Newlogiq staff understands first hand how to mitigate an organizations scheduling challenges.  To do so, we help organizations:

1. Choose & Implement Scheduling Software – There are dozens, if not hundreds of scheduling solutions on the market, each with their own strengths & weaknesses, as well as industry focus.  We help our clients sift through the noise of scheduling tools to identify and select the best tool for their business. 

2. Better Leverage Existing Tools – Over the last decade or so, many organizations have implemented scheduling solutions, but unfortunately are not seeing the benefits imagined.  We audit your use of existing tools and develop plans for you to preserve your investment, while realizing higher returns. 

3. Assess & Define Scheduling Rules to Automate Scheduling – Scheduling tools, when properly implemented, should result in a dispatcher to technician ratio of 1:45-50.  Unfortunately many organizations fail to achieve this benchmark because they have not taken the time to define and implement the automation rules most scheduling engines can support.  Our team will work to understand your current processes and then define and implement the automation rules required to realize optimal dispatcher to tech ratios.