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View the latest field service trends and resources in the form of white papers, industry insights, infographics, and videos.

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The state of independent contracting in IT field services

To understand the landscape of independent contracting in field services, Field Nation surveyed over 800 field service technicians. Download our research study to see how contract work has evolved and why it’s preferred.

White Paper

On-demand labor: The key to OEM field service success

For businesses, Growth, Quality, Retail, Enterprise

The future of field services is rapidly converging on a more flexible workforce model that uses on-demand labor as the foundation that ensures quality, the glue that patches coverage, and the fuel that powers cost efficiency.

White Paper

Infographic

The state of independent contracting in field services

Labor shortage, For businesses, For technicians, Field Intel, Industry Trends

While meeting increased demand for skilled labor is a formidable challenge, understanding how to leverage this changing workforce doesn’t have to be. You can download our infographic for the highlights or get your copy of the full report for more insights.

Infographic

Blog

Stories from the Field: Bobby Currier

For businesses, For technicians, Stories from the Field

Bobby joined Field Nation as a contract technician in 2010 and has enjoyed the flexibility and variety of work opportunities ever since. “I like the freedom to build my own schedule on Field Nation. I can work above and beyond my normal shift to enhance my family’s life.”

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Video

LinkedIn Live: Navigating a dynamic labor market

Labor shortage, Field Intel, Growth, Industry Trends, Coverage

EVP of Strategy, Wael Mohammed, shares his perspective on the latest shifts in the labor market and what field service leaders can do to navigate this uncertainty. Powered by billions of data points, get the intel you need to optimize growth opportunities.

Video

Blog

Automated Retail: Smart Vending Explodes, Creating a Surge in New Service Opportunities

For businesses, Industry Trends, Retail

Installations of new smart vending machines and smart vending replacements are booming. And many other machines are being retrofitted to add smart capabilities. All these factors translate into new service opportunities.

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Blog

4 Hottest Skills for Cabling Technicians in 2023

Structured Cabling, Fiber Cabling, Low-Voltage Cabling, For technicians

Which cabling skills are in the highest demand? Field Nation’s data gives independent technicians a window into which skills will most likely help your business or career gain traction in the marketplace.

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Webinar

Webinar | Navigating the skilled cabling labor crisis

Labor shortage, Structured Cabling, On-demand, Fiber Cabling, Low-Voltage Cabling, For businesses, Industry Trends

Hear how strategic service leaders can bridge the gap between supply and demand for skilled cabling talent in this on-demand webinar.

Webinar

Video

LinkedIn Live: Field service trends in cabling

Structured Cabling, Fiber Cabling, Low-Voltage Cabling, For businesses, For technicians, Field Intel, Industry Trends

Our EVP of Strategy, Wael Mohammed, recently went live on LinkedIn to talk about macro field services trends, how the cabling category is transforming the industry, and answer viewer questions.

Video

Success Story

Pivital leverages Field Nation’s Salesforce integration to improve service efficiency and transparency

Integrations, For businesses

By connecting Field Nation and Salesforce Service Cloud, Pivital clients, employees, and Field Nation technicians can access work order information simultaneously. Real-time updates between the two systems provide essential visibility for all parties during the project lifecycle.

Success Story

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Labor platforms connect businesses and skilled IT professionals

Labor shortage, For businesses, For technicians, Field Intel, Industry Trends

The availability of digital labor platforms has increased fivefold in the last 10 years, and contractors and businesses are widely adopting the platforms.

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Webinar

Webinar | The state of independent contracting in IT field services

On-demand, For businesses, For technicians, Field Intel, Cost, Growth, Industry Trends

Watch the webinar, now available on-demand, to hear CEO Mynul Khan share findings from our original research study: "The State of Independent Contracting in Field Services."

Webinar

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More high-quality IT field service professionals opt for contract work

For businesses, For technicians, Field Intel, Industry Trends

As more work becomes available, skilled contractors discover new work options and projects that fit their skills. These opportunities foster a more profound sense of career opportunity and afford contractors better lifestyle choices.

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