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…

Tips for sales managers: 3 ways to sell more this year

Tips for sales managers: 3 ways to sell more this year

If you work in sales management for your company, then you’re probably under a lot of pressure to constantly reinvent your approach to sales to fit with the most recent trends. It can be hard for even experienced professionals to know what to do to make your business stand out, and what not to do to avoid making a bad impression. So, here are three tips to upping your sales game this year.

Workplace Hacks: Use recurring tasks to simplify the way you work

Workplace Hacks: Use recurring tasks to simplify the way you work

Do you or any of your team members struggle with ALL THE DETAILS that need to be kept up with and assigning tasks to the right team members? How about making sure that all team members consistently know what they should be doing and when? With so much going in an organization, it’s easy for anyone to let a few balls drop. But we have a way to help prevent that: Bento’s task management feature.

New Release: Bento application updates 3.1 & 3.2

New Release: Bento application updates 3.1 & 3.2

In October we made a big 3.0 release to the Bento application and largely changed the visual look and improved much of the functionality of the software program. Overall the feedback has been positive. That being said, we continue to update the application by improving features, adding new ones and fixing any bugs that have…