Business software and solutions: everything you need to succeed
The reliance on business software is growing – and growing fast.
Square business software and enterprise tools offer a number of different solutions and fulfil a variety of functions that are essential for businesses from before the doors open and beyond.
The importance of business software
Business software is essential for continued business success, for small businesses and enterprises. There are a number of different applications that go into how a business runs, how employees are paid, how to process payments, accounting and more.
These tools and technology can make a critical impact on the success of a business from start to finish, providing not just the physical solutions, but automate real-time analytics to ensure you’re maximising efficiency and giving both your customers and employees exactly what they need.
Business software comes in a variety of shapes and sizes, and depending on the type you need, you can experience many benefits which include:
- Cut costs
- Increased efficiency
- Improved productivity
- Automate processes
- Boosted profits
- Continuous growth
- Streamlined workflow
- Integrated project management
Types of business software
There are a number of Square business applications and tools that can make a difference for your business:
Financial solutions and automation are essential for a working business. And these financial tools go far beyond simple accounting software.
Square financial business solutions provide industry-standard support for:
- Accepting payments
- Creating invoices
- Accounting and payroll partner integrations
- Facilitating customer financial interactions, and beyond.
Marketing software can help you connect with your customers and clients wherever they are – and it can help you to customise your interactions in a way that drives the most promising results.
Square Marketing applications can help:
- Identify your audience to provide the right support
- Offer essential campaign options to help create your digital presence
- Manage analytics and facilitate experiences from email to online, in-store and beyond.
Employee management software
Employee management software can help to provide your employees with the platforms, tools and experiences they need in order to feel appreciated and increase productivity.
Square employee management offers key features and solutions to:
- Easily create and publish shift schedules.
- Keep track of your team’s hours at a glance.
- Automate your team’s tip pooling process.
- Assign your team commission rates for services and sales.
Customer experience software
Customer relationship management, also known as CRM, is a major component of brand identity and success.
Square offers a number of CRM tools that can keep your customers and clients happy:
- Advanced customer service and support
- Custom loyalty programmes
- Customer feedback and directory management
- Appointment management
Square business solutions
Square offers a number of robust cloud-based business applications to help you hit the ground running and upkeep that momentum over days, months and years. Explore our comprehensive suite of services built to help your business thrive.
Need additional capabilities or applications? Check out our partner integrations from accounting software to ERP.
A business toolkit. For every business.
Connect Square to the apps you already use to manage your business.
Scheduling that puts time in your hand. The point of sale solution for booking, payments and more.
Send automatic appointment reminders to customers via SMS and/or email.
Use your loan for more inventory, new equipment, benefits for your staff or anything else to keep your business moving.
Cancellation Policy Templates
Create a cancellation policy easily with a Square cancellation policy template.
Accept payment almost anywhere with Square Checkout links. Easy to create, easy to share via email, text or on social media.
Grow your business, integrate your data, and build lasting customer relationships, all for free.
Create your own custom apps for business owners using Square APIs.
Dashboard and Analytics
Keep your business at your fingertips with real-time reports and insights into what’s selling.
Grow your business with powerful email marketing software connected to your point of sale.
Start selling physical gift cards and egift cards in a few clicks. Bring in new customers and enjoy the sales boost.
Invoicing software built to save you time and get paid faster.
Benefit from fast, accurate inventory processing that makes life easier for your business and your team.
Build a customisable Loyalty programme straight from your point of sale or Square Online website, and keep customers coming back again and again.
Turn any business into an online business with a free eCommerce website.
Photo App for Online Selling.
photos on your own device.
Point of Sale
Square POS makes it easy to sell in person, online, over the phone, or out in the field.
Restaurant Booking System
Provide an effective and simple all-in-one table reservation system for restaurants of all sizes.
Take orders for eat in and take out and streamline your kitchen operation no matter what you’re serving.
Manage inventory, sell in store and online and build great customer relationships with the cloud-based point of sale built for retail.
Table Management System
From taking bookings to managing turnarounds to organising service, you can do it all easily with Square’s table management system.
Schedule and manage your team— all from your point of sale.
Take payments over the phone and easily key them in on your computer.
Use built-in styling tools to customise the colour scheme, fonts and image shapes across your entire site so your brand looks professional and consistent.
Enterprise business resources
It’s essential to keep in mind scalability as you grow and adapt. Whether you’re just starting out as a small business, or starting to see significant evolution within your business, Square can offer industry-standard ERP software and technology that can evolve as you do.
These tools are future-focused, customised and comprehensive, offering your business the opportunity to thrive even as business and customer needs change from small businesses to enterprises.
From client management to data automation and accounting, it’s important to think ahead when it comes to deciding on essential enterprise software.
Learn more through our enterprise and large business case studies
Global Telemetrics, Leicestershire
As a business grows, so does its complexity. Learn how Global Telemetrics scaled their operations with Square to support their customers and create a quality, seamless experience.
Harley Street Health Centre, London
Learn how Harley Street Health Centre reduced the time spent taking payments by 75% and allowed their team to look after 200 patients a day seamlessly.
Business resources for growth & success
Square is here to help you succeed — whether you’re just starting out as a small business, or you’ve been in the game for years. That’s why we’ve taken the time to compile a multitude of resources to help you get where you need to go.