[UPDATE] Suggest Routes

Comments Off by MobileIQ on September 17, 2015

We’ve just released a new and improved version of Suggest Routes. The recommendations are better and it’s much easier to visualize suggestions on the map. If you’re already familiar with this feature, there are two major changes to know about:
1. Better Suggestions
Suggestions are made by considering nearby route day groups to find the best options. [...]

Google Maps 3 update

Comments Off by MobileIQ on November 18, 2013

The conversion to Google Maps 3 is almost complete. Testing uncovered some additional issues which have been scheduled for review this week. If you find any problems which are not on the list below, please use the Feedback tab.

Categories: Announcements, TOPICS

Alliant Systems releases improved Smart Sync for Headlight

Comments Off by MobileIQ on August 16, 2012

Alliant Systems recently added several new features that improve Smart Sync integration with Headlight.

Categories: Announcements

NEW FEATURE: Interactive Reporting

Comments Off by MobileIQ on June 23, 2012

Check out Headlight’s brand new Reports Tab. In addition to displaying lists of customers that meet different criteria, these reports are also interactive. Show the map location by clicking the account ID or use the Edit link to update the account information. You’ll also find examples of custom reports and MobileIQ’s route balancing project forms.

NEW FEATURE: Geocoding enhancements

Comments Off by MobileIQ on March 27, 2012

The latest Headlight release includes some major enhancement for getting customers pinned (aka geocoded) on the map correctly. It includes reporting tools for identifying mispinned accounts, ability to view individual route days and using Google Maps for all address lookups.

Rob Beck joins MobileIQ

Comments Off by MobileIQ on September 1, 2011

Rob Beck recently joined MobileIQ as a new Project Manager. He’ll be helping clients get up-to-speed with Headlight, implement route balancing projects and develop training programs. Rob has worked with local technology companies for over 20 years in various roles: tech support, business analyst, project manager, manager, account manager and recruiter. His background combined with hands-on experience in early stage companies will be a great asset to MobileIQ.

Categories: Announcements, TOPICS

NEW FEATURE: Smart Sync Enhancements

Comments Off by MobileIQ on July 28, 2011

The latest Headlight release includes some new features that will help you keep the route information up-to-date. Most of you already use Smart Sync to transfer information between the billing system and Headlight. Depending on the vendor, it may even be happening automatically behind the scenes each night.
The problem was users often forget to [...]

Rising oil prices translate directly to higher gas prices

Comments Off by MobileIQ on March 4, 2011

It’s pretty hard for most people to connect oil prices into something meaningful. After all, what does the difference between $70 and $90 per gallon actually mean to me?
I heard a simple way of understanding it this morning. Every ten dollar rise in the price per barrel costs an additional $.25 per gallon at [...]

Categories: Announcements, TOPICS

Small Business Jobs Act of 2010

Comments Off by MobileIQ on February 5, 2011

100% tax-free gains on small company investments (HR 5297)
The Small Business Jobs Act of 2010 (HR 5297) was signed into law on Sep. 27, 2010. Among many other provisions, this one really stood out to me. It basically says that stock purchased from a small company (less than $50M in assets) by the end of [...]

Categories: Announcements

Angel Capital Summit 2010

Comments Off by MobileIQ on November 24, 2010

MobileIQ has been invited to present at the 2010 Angel Capital Summit being held on Dec. 7, 2010. This is one of the largest investor events in the country and the screening committee is extremely selective.
We were one of only 40 companies chosen from several hundred applicants. The event is attended by hundreds of accredited [...]

Categories: Announcements

Event Calendar

Comments Off by MobileIQ on November 24, 2010

Upcoming MobileIQ webinars, workshops and other community events.

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Using Self Directed IRAs for investing

Comments Off by MobileIQ on September 15, 2010

More IRA Investment Options for Your Retirement Funds
Few people know that Individual Retirement Accounts (IRA) can include a wide range of investment options. It’s a common misconception among Americans that the only IRA investments allowed in a retirement account are stocks, CDs, and mutual funds. A self directed individual retirement account (SDIRA) is one in [...]

Categories: Announcements

Jeff Revious joins MobileIQ

Comments Off by MobileIQ on September 15, 2010

Jeff Revious recently accepted a position of Director of Sales for MobileIQ. His strong sales background combined with hands-on experience in early stage companies will be a great asset. Before joining MobileIQ, Jeff co-founded Denver-based GoFast Sports which now generates millions of dollars in revenues. His primary responsibility is implementing MobileIQ’s sales strategy and building [...]

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Gary Held joins MobileIQ board

Comments Off by MobileIQ on August 8, 2010

Gary Held recently joined the MobileIQ board. His lengthy resume of working with early stage companies and local investors will be invaluable to the company. Gary is currently the Chairman of First Look Partners, an early stage investment fund.

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Michael Bissonnette joins MobileIQ board

Comments Off by MobileIQ on August 2, 2010

Michael Bissonnette recently joined the MobileIQ board. He is the CEO & Founder of Bissonnette Funding Solutions and provides mentoring and coaching for early stage companies in raising investment capital. Michael is well-known for his particular expertise in Direct Public Offerings and creating a step-by-step approach to private fundraising used successfully by his coaching students.
Over [...]

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James Hahm joins MobileIQ board

Comments Off by MobileIQ on April 20, 2010

James Hahm recently joined the MobileIQ board. He is currently the VP Sales & Marketing with Optical Distributor Group. His past successes in building and managing an affiliate sales network fits well with MobileIQ’s future sales strategy.

Categories: Announcements, TOPICS

NEW FEATURE: Quick Route

1 comment by MobileIQ on February 11, 2010

Need to quickly plan a route? These 25 orders were routed in less than thirty seconds!!!

The driving mileage also dropped by 85 miles and saved 2 1/2 hours of route time. Just click on any ETA link in the left sidebar to show orders for a single route day. Use the Quick Route dialog to optimize and get driving directions in seconds. When everything’s ready, just print from your browser and hand it to the driver.

NEW FEATURE: Print Driving Directions

Comments Off by MobileIQ on November 9, 2009

Headlight lets you print maps, driving directions and delivery instructions for any route day. It’s a great help for the drivers, especially when making deliveries or service calls to a new area.

NEW FEATURE: Route Paths

Comments Off by MobileIQ on October 16, 2009

Headlight now lets you show route paths. Just click on any ETA link in the left sidebar. Headlight will instantly filter the view to only show deliveries on the same route and date (i.e. one route day). The matching route path shows every stop in sequence. It’s a great way to quickly see how a route is being driven.

Tony Romersa joins MobileIQ board

Comments Off by MobileIQ on October 1, 2009

AJ (call him “Tony”) Romersa recently joined the MobileIQ board. His strong background in private acquisitions (from both sides of the fence) will be a tremendous benefit in positioning MobileIQ for both developing strategic partnerships and a possible future acquisition.

Categories: Announcements, TOPICS

Introducing MobileIQ’s easy-to-get-started Help area

Comments Off by MobileIQ on September 13, 2009

There’s a lot of Headlight information scattered around the website. Tutorials, blog posts, articles, case studies and many other support resources. What’s been missing is a single place that pulls everything together. And a means to search the available information. And most important, a simple guide to getting started with step-by-step lessons. The new Help area address all of these problems.

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Headlight Release 2009.08.24

Comments Off by MobileIQ on August 21, 2009

The big news is Headlight’s slick new Import Data Wizard.

Categories: Announcements

NEW FEATURE: Unpinned Customer Filter

Comments Off by MobileIQ on July 24, 2009

Quickly identify contacts that aren’t pinned to street address and correct them.

NEW FEATURE: Reorganized Setup Menu

Comments Off by MobileIQ on July 24, 2009

My Info and Setup have been merged into a single item called “Setup”. All account information is quickly accessible from the four main tabs: My Info, Settings, Import/Export and Billing. It’s much easier to navigate.

NEW FEATURE: Import Data Wizard

Comments Off by MobileIQ on July 24, 2009

Importing has been completely overhauled to make importing files quick and easy. After you select a file, Headlight automatically matches fields and flags records that can’t be imported. Smaller jobs are geocoded in real-time, so map symbols appear instantly.