Something Evil This Way Comes: Inflation

Something Evil This Way Comes: Inflation The January edition of our newsletter was among the first in the nation to raise an alarm about the potential for inflation caused by wild spending and quantitative easing by the Federal Reserve. Now, several trillions of dollars too late, others are pointing out triple-digit price increases in commodities,…

When 71% equals 344%

. Our customers report that creating finished documents using our software takes 71% less time. What does that mean in practical terms? Productivity. Given that the average office spends 60% of its total labor expense on document creation, it means a huge opportunity to re-deploy resources more productively. It’s enlightening to run the math: multiply…

How to Speed Up Any Form

Today’s programs from TheFormTool operate almost 100 times faster than they did just a few years ago. Even so, there are a few tricks to squeeze seconds or minutes from Forms’ runtimes. The biggest drag on speed are Conditions, where the program slows down to “think through” the interplay between the Logical Rules and the…

The Importance of Words

According to the Human Engineering Laboratory and Johnson O’Connor Research Foundation, an extensive knowledge of the exact meanings of English words accompanies outstanding success in this country more often than any other single characteristic. According to the Johnson O’Connor’s nearly 100 years of study, “an extensive knowledge of the exact meanings of English words accompanies outstanding success in…

Are You Ready for 35% Inflation?

. Massive inflation has become likely as twice as many dollars have been created and are afloat in the market now compared to the beginning of 2020.When the number of dollars increases without a corresponding increase in productivity, the value of each individual dollar decreases. The old term for this was “printing money.” The new…

Avoid CCleaner!

A customer recently shared an issue where TheFormTool’s internal files had been moved from their default location, then destroyed. Worse, attempts at fresh installations failed completely. The customer had been using TFT for several years without incident. The failure occurred immediately after installing and running CCleaner for the first time. The TFT Service Desk failed…

We Can’t Recommend Box

We Can’t Recommend Box® Box is ten years behind the times and its customers are complaining Years ago we were troubled by security issues its customers faced when using Dropbox, so we began to favor Box for our customers.  Times change. Dropbox cured its issues, while Box is weighed down with technology that is no longer acceptable among…