Shortcuts Software

Shortcuts Software Improves Walkin Software

Shortcuts Software has released an updated version of Walkin, a software management system designed specifically for barbershop and walk-in clientele businesses. The new development serves as an enhancement to the Shortcuts Walkin Manager, which tracks wait times, walk aways, and staff availability. Available on touch-screen devices, computers, and tablets, the improved software allows guests to check themselves in online and track their wait times on a real-time integrated wallboard, serving as a virtual receptionist. “As the male market gains traction in North America, developing features that meet the needs of this niche has become a focus for us,” says CEO...

Shortcuts Software Reports Hike in Online Bookings

The number of spa and salon clients booking online has risen by nearly 50 percent, according to the latest data released by Shortcuts Software . Between Dec. 2012 and Dec. 2013, the number of clients booking appointments online rose by 46 percent from 110,710 to 161,944, making the value of online bookings to spas and salons higher by 55 percent—up from $5 million to $7.8 million. “The push to online booking is clearly unrelenting,” says Paul Tate, CEO of Shortcuts Software. “Clients just don’t have the time or inclination to pick up the phone for an appointment anymore and are...