Meetings Done Right

Meetings Done Right

The one thing most people hate about their work week are unnecessary meetings. We are a remote team, so meetings are how we connect as a team and get things done. We have a few tips up our sleeve on how we make meetings easy to plan, fun, but also impactful. First, we don’t schedule…

One Place for ALL Your Data

One Place for ALL Your Data

We have worked with a lot of different business types over the years. While there are many differences, there are also many similarities in how businesses should operate by teams regardless off the industry you are in.  We tend to work with teams that are growing and are very workflow based. This means there are…

11 Benefits of a Cloud Operating System

11 Benefits of a Cloud Operating System

Doing business in the cloud is not new. People all over the world use different pieces of software that live “in the cloud” to work through business processes everyday. But how is that different from a cloud-based operating system? All of your company’s data is stored in a single place; Different teams within an organization…

Why do we think Every Company is a Software Company?

Why do we think Every Company is a Software Company?

We have some great discussions as a team that vary between software, business & life talks. In a recent chat, we discussed how every company is actually a software company. What does that mean? No matter what business type you are, you need to be investing in your technology and software in order to compete. The alternative is you stay the same and get left behind. We discuss some great examples of companies in different business classes and how they have invested in technology and software to make themselves better. As a result, they are standing out in the crowd. See how you can apply this to your business:

Workplace Hacks: Efficiency For The Win

Workplace Hacks: Efficiency For The Win

At a certain point, closing more business can actually do more harm than good. We’ve seen this happen most often when businesses are trying to grow past the $2-$5 Million in revenue mark. You can hustle to $1-$2 Million in revenue, but sustainable growth beyond that point requires new behavior.

Bento team: Why is there so much Japanese culture in the Bento brand?

Bento team: Why is there so much Japanese culture in the Bento brand?

Konichiwa! Arigatou! These are two greetings & salutations you may see as you use Bento Systems. What do those words even mean? What is their specific purpose? Konichiwa and arigatou mean “hello” and “thank you” in Japanese. The Bento brand name itself is Japanese. Bento was built on a custom back-end framework called Pagoda. The…

What is Bento Systems?

Bento Systems is enterprise-class business management software, at a price that any business can afford. So what does that really mean? Enterprise-class? Not too long ago, we used to build custom software to solve specific problems. At least what we thought were specific problems. As it turns out, most of the problems a single business…

Push your projects to the next level

Push your projects to the next level

Are you intimidated by due dates and deadlines? Has your organization struggled with things slipping through the cracks because of lapses in your processes? Thankfully, project management software systems like Bento has intuitive and easy-to-use project management feature to keep your projects on track, on time and bring your project management to the next level!