Brad Vinson

Brad Vinson

Product Marketing Manager at Wasp Barcode Technologies
Brad Vinson is a Product Marketing Manager at Wasp, responsible for development and execution of the MobileAsset solutions.
Brad Vinson
Brad Vinson

What To Look For In Asset Management Software


If it’s valuable to your business, you better know where it is and how it’s doing. Asset management software is designed to help organizations efficiently track and maintain the resources and property they own and compiles data on items’ value, physical location, use history and more. While … [Read more...]

Look For These 7 User-Friendly Features In Asset Management Software


Asset management practices and tools have evolved as technology has evolved. Years ago, people had only Excel or some other spreadsheet to track their assets, but the information was always outdated and ran a pretty high risk of data entry, formula and sorting errors. Accounting software tried … [Read more...]

6 Inventory Management Best Practices


As a small business owner, you naturally have a lot of capital invested in inventory. While your products are the primary source of sales and revenue, they can also tie up a lot of cash if your business isn't using a proper inventory management system.  Inventory takes up warehouse space, requires … [Read more...]

How Ghost Assets Impact our Bottom Line


What are ghost assets and what do they cost businesses?  If you don’t use a type of tracking software to audit your fixed assets, your company is likely haunted by ghost assets. Unfortunately, chances are high that you’re not quite sure what ghost assets are, or how they affect your revenue, … [Read more...]

Why You Must Use Barcodes to Avoid Disaster


Barcode Technology Needed To Prevent Inventory and Asset Management Disasters Inventory shrink resulted in over $44 billion in losses for retailers in 2014, over 50% of it the result of internal theft, administrative errors, and unknown causes. The city of Houston and its public agencies, which … [Read more...]

The Changing Landscape of Asset Management


 It’s not just about counting computers anymore Technology has changed dramatically in the past decade.  Think back to 2005.  Nobody had WiFi.  Laptops were virtually unheard of. Only 45% of the population had a cell phone, the “old fashioned” kind. Now businesses are practically thriving … [Read more...]

The Cardinals Score With Effective Asset Management


 The NFL’s Cardinals Implement a Sophisticated Asset Tracking System When the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals gear up for a match there is a lot of preparation, and not just by the team. Putting on a major sporting event involves a lot of moving pieces and a huge array of departments, from food to security … [Read more...]

This Is How The U.S. Army Keeps Track Of Its Assets


How One Of The Largest U.S. Army Posts Successfully Tracks Base Assets The U.S. Army has to keep track of a lot of assets. There are big ticket items like planes and missiles, firearms, basic IT equipment and computers. It isn't always easy. In 2014, it was reported that, the Department of … [Read more...]

Extinguishing Asset Management Emergencies for Volunteer Firefighters


One of the biggest challenges facing any volunteer organization is recruiting and retaining volunteers. Volunteer fire departments are no exception. 69% of the fire services in the U.S. are made up of volunteer fire departments and for the first time in 28 years, the majority of the firefighters are … [Read more...]

Good Data Helps Minimize Life Cycle Costs


Most small business owners and managers have purchased equipment solely because of decreased cost.  Unfortunately, what looked like a great deal may have cost more to maintain than the pricier alternative. This is why forward-thinking professionals use Life Cycle Costing (LCC) when evaluating items … [Read more...]