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Stories from the Field: Tamika Fields

“My creativity is what allows me to traverse technology needs for different industries. Healthcare, government, retail, education, nonprofits, film festivals – they all have different needs that must be met, but my skill set lets me seamlessly drop into them and provide them with key services.”

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Addressing the labor shortage with on-demand labor

Service organizations that rely on skilled technicians are feeling the effects of the current labor crunch in uniquely painful ways. Getting to the roots of this technician shortage is a necessary first step in formulating a solution that can set service organizations up for lasting success in a changing labor landscape.

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Four telecom trends to watch in 2022

The pandemic put the telecom industry front and center as almost every human interaction moved online. In 2022, the industry will continue to be at the heart of digital disruption. But ongoing challenges will persist.

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Faces of Field Nation: Matt Benedict

Faces of Field Nation is designed to lend some insight into how we operate and what makes Field Nation tick. Meet our Director of Sales, Matt Benedict, who says it all comes down to “making an impact.”

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What’s new and what’s next in Q4 2021

Field Nation’s EVP of Product shares current field service industry effects, trends on the horizon, and what you can expect from Field Nation in 2022.

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Becoming a Buyer of Choice: Clarity Matters

The current labor shortage creates a focused sense of urgency around being a “Buyer of Choice” in the eyes of on-demand technicians. Technicians look for clear, concise descriptions of what a particular job entails, which means that clarity matters.

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Becoming a Buyer of Choice: Vet for What you Expect

The current labor shortage creates a focused sense of urgency around being a “Buyer of Choice” in the eyes of on-demand technicians. Putting a high degree of care into your independent contractor vetting helps ensure a good “fit” between your company and your on-demand workforce.

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Becoming a Buyer of Choice: Success Starts with Pay

The current labor shortage creates a focused sense of urgency around being a “Buyer of Choice” in the eyes of on-demand technicians. Making sure your pay rates are in line with market rates is a good place to start.

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Tax Q&A for self-employed technicians

As 2021 draws to a close, it’s a perfect time to start thinking about the upcoming tax season. To help self-employed technicians prepare, we’ve compiled some of the most common tax questions we hear from our technician community.

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