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Field Nation Adds New WorkSmart Workflow Features to Its Web Platform

Field Nation, a leading provider of independent field service technicians to the information technology (IT) industry, today announced several new enhancements to its web portal, www.FieldNation.com.

“WorkSmart Workflow addresses the reasons why projects often fail and provides a seamless, integrated solution to common project management problems,” said Mynul Khan, CEO of Field Nation. “Now buyers in the Field Nation marketplace can quickly define and assign projects to skilled service providers located anywhere in North America and Europe. Our new WorkSmart Workflow features enable users to get real-time business intelligence for each project entered in the platform and be assured that work orders are completed on time and within the determined budget.”

The company’s new WorkSmart Workflow technology allows buyers to engage with skilled professionals and track projects through to completion from one web-based platform. Features of WorkSmart Workflow include:

  • Detailed tasks on work orders – allowing users to plan and define the scope of work that needs to be completed and obtain real-time visibility into the project until it is finished.
  • Status and progress bars – help providers and buyers who use the system stay on time and on budget. Automatic alerts notify stakeholders when a change is made to a work order, prompting more communication and improved working relationships.
  • Required deliverables – enhance the timeliness and efficiency with which a work order is completed and guarantees each step is fulfilled before a work order is closed.
  • Real-time business intelligence – provides buyers with critical information upon the completion of each project, enabling them to further streamline project management processes.

Khan adds that WorkSmart Workflow helps users manage work and create long-term relationships with top service professionals to get work done.

“With these new features, we solve the most common project management problems and provide an innovative solution that uses business intelligence to help our users create, control and complete their projects.”

WorkSmart Workflow is live and available to all users in the Field Nation marketplace. For more information visit: blog.fieldnation.com/2014/04/worksmartworkflow.html

About Field Nation

Field Nation (www.fieldnation.com) is the leading online work platform for connecting businesses and workers. Global enterprises to small local companies use Field Nation’s self-service web portal to find, manage and pay contractors for any specific job. The platform enables workers to spend more time working and enables businesses to manage the right talent anywhere in the world, on demand. Field Nation has more than 40,000 service providers in its network and serves businesses globally.

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