Author Archives: Daryl Prickett

SC H. 4431 Business License Bill and it’s Impact on Your City (Summer 2020 Version)

Status Update – 7/22/2020: The legislation has passed the House and is in the Finance Committee’s hands in the Senate. At this point, the legislature is in recess and is expected to return for a final session in mid-September. According … Read More

Data Collection & Reporting for the Modern Business License Department

In Part 1 we discussed the goals of the modern department and in Part 2 we discussed the metrics that you can use to measure your progress towards those goals. Here we’ll discuss what reports we need to monitor those … Read More

The 11 Key Metrics for Your Business License Department

The Business License function performs an important service within a municipality. How do we know if it’s performing it well? In Part 1 we talked about the goals for Business Licensing with a municipality. Let’s take those goals and break … Read MoreRead More

The Five Goals of a Modern Business License Department

Business Licensing as a municipal function goes back to the 18th century and before that back to England and its regulations. Initially setup as a way to manage the growth of ‘sin industries’ like pubs within a locale, business licensing … Read MoreRead More


Municipalities Deserve Our Best Software

I wanted to kick off our blog series with a series of posts that went ahead and answer the first question I might ask coming to GovPossible: ‘Why?’. Why start a software company now? Why in this space? Why just … Read More