Entries by David Lord

Best In Edmonton

It’s not every day you get some recognition for being good at what you do. I’m please to say, I was deemed a Best in Edmonton candidate this year!  

Conversion from Abacus to Quickbooks Desktop

I worked recently with a client, Smith Electric, to help them upgrade their accounting system from a legacy system called Abacus to Quickbooks Desktop. We chose to go with QB Desktop because they managed a significant number of inventory parts, and Quickbooks Online just isn’t ready to manage large item lists yet. As part of […]

Have You Ever Heard of Jobber?

I’m pleased to announce I’m now a Certified Jobber Advisor! What is Jobber, you ask? Jobber is an online, cloud-based software tool that makes life better for field services businesses. If you’re the kind of business that sends people out into the field to do work on a customer job-site, and your jobs range from […]


After years of using www.davidlord.ca for email, I’ve finally launched a site at this domain. I hope to use this blog as a platform for publishing tips & tricks about the things that have helped me in my day to day roles. It will likely include a lot about the software and tools that I’ve used […]