Our friend Rodney Griffin is the Chromebook Coordinator for Neosho R-5 School District. It's his job to ensure the district's 1,400 students have a device in their hands when the bell rings. Here is a blog post that he wrote about his district’s experience upgrading from spreadsheets to an automated inventory management system in order to create a successful 1:1 initiative.Comments: 1 Read more
Staying up-to-date on every education code can be a hefty task—and staying compliant can be even more challenging. With that in mind, we’ll be interpreting important education codes that apply to your inventory management strategies and supplying the information you need to meet the requirements. This week, we’ll review California’s Education Code Section 35168.Comments: 0 Read more
Your software solution is only as effective as your internal implementation plan for your district to fully benefit from the technology. Setting the stage for success starts with ensuring new policies and procedures to achieve your future goals become a part of your district’s culture. One of the most important parts of this process is assigning roles and responsibilities to employees in your district who contribute to inventory control.Comments: 1 Read more
5 Inventory System Integration Trends You Need to Know About - Part Two: Systems Management Software
In part two of our five part series on inventory system integration trends, we will discuss ways your systems management and inventory management software can be valuable complements to each other by helping reduce manual data entry and increase information transparency of laptops, tablets, desktops, and smartphones.
Others systems we’ll be addressing in our series include purchasing, fixed asset, help desk, and cash management. Check back to our blog for future installments of the series.Comments: 0 Read more
To start the year off on the right foot, we recommend you take another look at your onboarding process. A comprehensive onboarding program for employees will ensure your inventory management procedures are understood and correctly carried out by those new to the role this year (or those who need a refresher!). Here are some ideas you might consider including that other textbook coordinators have successfully implemented in their districts.Comments: 0 Read more