<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none;" alt="" src="https://dc.ads.linkedin.com/collect/?pid=184105&amp;fmt=gif">

Connections

The Latest News, Events and Product Resources for End Users

In Today’s Economy, Only Shortsighted Companies Use Automation to Replace Employees

In a shaky economy, automation can be incredibly appealing to business executives, but threatening to employees. Automating manual processes not only boosts efficiencies, it cuts down on costly manual errors — and that’s especially beneficial in the realm of payroll. Complex manual calculations are not only time consuming, they’re also risky to your bottom line.

Read More

Make Your Virtual Conference the #1 Event of the Year

Virtual conferences have arrived, and they probably won’t be going away after the pandemic. They’re cheaper to run, less expensive for attendees, and more convenient to attend. But there are also downsides to virtual conferences: networking doesn’t come easily, you can’t walk up to the presenters afterwards, and the sense of isolation doesn’t go away. There’s also something more meaningful and impactful about in-person experiences that virtual just can’t match.

Read More

Is On-demand Pay Good for Your Company?

It’s old news that the economy has been hard on organizations, but you might be surprised how much it has affected your employees. Seventy-eight percent of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck and are financially unprepared for unexpected expenses. That means nearly eight out of ten of your employees go to bed every night worrying about how they’ll pay for their housing and groceries.

Read More

Meet the Payroll Software That Saves Contractors a Full Day of Work

A growing number of contractors are starting to outsource their payroll while also keeping their ERP. It’s a trend that we expect to gain momentum over the next several years. Outsourcing can be a smart move, but it opens up new issues: HCM systems aren’t designed to handle the payroll complexities that contractors deal with on a weekly basis. And they don’t integrate nicely with ERP systems.

Read More

How to Grow Your Business During Challenging Times

The pandemic has not been kind to businesses, and it has left many owners looking for reliable models to help them get through the crisis in one piece. IDI has been fortunate to not only remain stable during the pandemic, but to continue growing. In 2020, we:

  • Grew our staff by 25 percent
  • Increased our annual revenue
  • Developed a new product for release
  • More than doubled our customer loyalty (NPS) score
Read More

Caution: You Might Enjoy Running Payroll with Contractor Central 2.0

IDI’s Contractor Central has quickly become the solution of choice for construction companies that want to outsource payroll and HR without abandoning their ERP systems. Contractor Central lets employers seamlessly integrate their payroll and ERP data for the first time.

Read More

7 Business Decisions Your Company Will Need to Make to Thrive in 2021

2020 took every business by surprise and sent us all reeling before the end of the first quarter. The rest of the year was marked by quick responses, workaround solutions, and unplanned shifts in the way we work and do business.

Read More

How One Contractor Outsourced Payroll and Kept Their ERP — with No Regrets

More construction companies are outsourcing their payroll while also keeping their ERP solution. It can be a strategic move for contractors, but it comes with challenges of its own. Vermont Mechanical was caught in the middle of those challenges.

Read More

Why 2020 Hasn’t Stolen Our Gratitude

IDI has many reasons to be thankful this year, and our clients and partners are at the top of the list. Here’s why 2020 hasn’t stolen our gratitude.

This year has been one for the record books, and yet it isn’t difficult to feel thankful for what has come our way. In the midst of a pandemic and economic crisis — or maybe because of it — we at IDI see even more clearly the things to truly be grateful for.

Read More

Take the Mystery Out of Implementing Contractor Central

Everybody loves a good mystery — unless they’re kicking off a major company-wide software implementation. If you’re getting ready to purchase IDI’s Contractor Central, you’re embarking on a major undertaking for your company, and you need to know that it’s going to go smoothly.

Read More