Basic Invoice Example

A basic invoice has 3 main components (called modules in the Boost terminology): General header information: client data client name client address invoice date invoice number invoice description Detail items item unit price quantity sub total Invoice overview sub total tax total The information above describes a single invoice for a client. In addition, an invoice […]

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Getting started

In order to get started using Boost, you need an account. You can register for an account at https://app.boost.systems/register. Don’t worry, you can test drive Boost for 2 months free of charge to decide if it is for you. Once you are registered, you will receive a confirmation email with an activation link. Click the activation link in […]

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Job application

To create your own form,  your need to do a little bit of planning. Your form is divided into different logical sections (modules) and you need to decided who is allowed to do what with the different sections of your form.   Let us consider the following example: We are going to create a simple […]

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What is Boost?

Boost is a productivity tool that helps you manage your information and not simply manage your documents. Boost works with the core information that is relevant to your business and abstracts away all boilerplate information. This allows you to use the same information over different documents and processes without duplicating data and content and it […]

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Introduction

To get started with Boost, you first need to learn about the basic concepts. The core entity in Boost is the Form.  A form is very similar to the actual paper forms that you use, for example to do your Tax returns. Once you have defined a Form in the system, you can create many […]

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What now?

Once you have a registered account, you can start using Boost. Initially, you have a blank account with no data or configuration, so what now? First you need to decide what you want to do with Boost and to do that you need to know what kind of business you have. Are you a freelance contractor? […]

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Timesheets

Timesheets can be used to log all the hours you spend on your different projects or for your different clients. The timesheet provided in this example contains three sections: General: This contains general information about the period to which the time sheet is related and also for which person this time sheet is. Work log: […]

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Expense Reports

The expense report is a standard form that can be used by employees to record all costs that they made on behalf of their employer that they are looking to have reimbursed. The form consists out of 4 main components: General: This is the employee information and period that the cost relates to. Expenses: This is […]

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Departments and Rights

Departments and Rights are used to control who can see and what they can do with specific documents in the system. Boost allows for very fine grained access control to information. This control is achieved through the concept of departments and rights. A department is a group to which a user can belong. Typically, you […]

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