How the visitor types feature is streamlining business management

On any given day your business can receive a great number of different types of visitors. Some types of visitors will be universal across all businesses, but many others will be industry-specific, or even business-specific, unique to your own operation. More importantly their requirements, and yours, can differ significantly, depending on what their reason for entering your business is.  A visitor attending a meeting may only need to know the [...]

Get the birds eye view of your business traffic and make life easier.

English photographer David Bailey once said, 'the best advice I ever got was that knowledge is power and to keep reading'. We think there's a fair chance he was seeking advice about running his business at the time. When it comes to running a successful business, knowledge is absolutely key. The decisions you make for your future are largely dependent upon the knowledge you have of your past. In order [...]

It’s not you, it’s them. How to safely induct tenant-invited contractors in your building.

As a building owner, you are confident with the suite of processes and procedures you have in place to safeguard and protect your staff, guests, premises, and business. This includes any induction process applied to any contractor you employ who steps foot onto your property. But what happens when you have tenants co-occupying your space, who also need to allow workers and contractors onto your site? Legislation requirements are placed [...]

5 top tips for running a successful construction site

We know that running a successful construction site is a multi-faceted operation. Managing the site and the people coming to and from it, ensuring the safety of everyone present, and keeping on top of everything from equipment to worker accreditations are just a few of the things our exisiting clients have highlighted as key areas of consideration - all of which hold equal importance to the safe and successful running [...]

Why Geo-Fencing is the Key to Contractor Management

Contractors, one of the biggest sectors of employment world-wide and covering everything from the person who fixes your home utilities to an entire work-site of specialists coming together on one or multiple projects. In general contractors have little in common, they work for a company only over an agreed time, and they travel from location to location, sometimes within the same job. The role of managing them can therefore be [...]

Are you ready for the GDPR? 5 steps you need to take beforehand

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was passed by the European Union (EU) in 2016. When it comes into force May 25th, 2018, it will be the largest change in digital data privacy ever made. The GDPR has been designed to protect the private information of customers throughout the EU and has global implications; any business operating with EU data - regardless of where they are located - must comply. [...]

How smart buildings are removing the stress of check-in

We live in an era where the average office building is no longer average at all. Constrictions on area size have resulted in buildings that grow upward, rather than outward, and the not unusual habit of one building housing several large corporations. Larger size equals increased traffic, larger grid requirements and increased environmental impact, not to mention the effects seen inside the building, with security concerns, productivity, and internal office [...]

How big businesses are staying in control of their distribution centres

The technology driven experience of buyers in today's market differs vastly from those we experienced in the past. While brick and mortar stores selling goods are far from going extinct, there has been a definite increase in buyers choosing to make their purchases online. E-commerce is continuing to experience a faster growth rate than traditional retail sales. As a result distribution centres have been growing in size and, due to [...]

7 questions you’ve been asking about digital visitor management systems, answered

You've decided a digital visitor management system is worth looking into for your business or worksite, but now you've realised just how many different options there are out there in the marketplace. How are you supposed to know which one will be best for you? How do you know what they do or don't do? How do you know each different system will handle unusual situations? Google know a lot, [...]

New features in February | Feature Update

With 2018 now in full swing, Sine is releasing four new features; smart notifications, multiple selection, printed badge customisation and site list with integrations. Additionally, SAML SSO is now in beta for our enterprise clients.  Smart notifications are now available through the mobile app on both iOS and Android.  SinePoint Pro users are now able to check-in, check-out, dismiss, and even remove nearby notifications for sites they no longer visit, right [...]