If Your Business Management Software Fails…

If Your Business Management Software Fails…

What happens if you, and everyone else in your business is doing their work, when suddenly, the screen goes blank? Your business management software has failed. If you don’t know what to do, you are in big trouble. This is a scenario that requires planning in advance....

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Understanding Your Business in Real Time

Understanding Your Business in Real Time

If something happens in your business, but there is no data to report its occurrence, does it affect your profitability? At any moment, there are hundreds, maybe even thousands of events taking place in your operations. If you’re like most managers, you’ll see reports...

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Key Features Found in Top ERPs

Key Features Found in Top ERPs

People frequently ask us what features they should look for in an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. It’s a good question, though it can be hard to answer. What might be an absolutely essential, deal-breaker-if-you-can’t-have-it ERP feature for your business...

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Connecting Your Store to Your Back Office

Connecting Your Store to Your Back Office

Launching an online store is a deceptively simple process. With certain pre-packaged SaaS services, you can get an e-commerce store online in a couple of hours, if not minutes. At that point, though, you need to confront a big challenge. When you do business online,...

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Best Practices for Customizing Your ERP Dashboard

Best Practices for Customizing Your ERP Dashboard

Fans of the classic TV show Friends might recall Chandler’s obsession with the WENUS. The what? If you recall, Chandler was a corporate type. Part of his job was to track his company’s Weekly Estimated Net Usage Systems. WENUS. We each have our respective WENUS, most...

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Signs Your ERP System is Failing Your Organization

Signs Your ERP System is Failing Your Organization

If your business runs on an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution, you are relying on that software for your income and wealth. ERP problems are more than just nuisances or obstacles to smooth operations. They can literally threaten the valuation of your overall...

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What is True Cloud?

What is True Cloud?

What is true cloud? That’s easy. True cloud is a cloud computing service that’s public and multi-tenant, built with a shared cloud infrastructure. Got it? If not, some further explanation is in order. What is Cloud Computing? To understand the difference between true...

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How to Choose a Modern ERP Solution

How to Choose a Modern ERP Solution

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is a software category that’s evolving in step with changes in the way companies do business and the way people work. ERP is also changing along with shifts in corporate information technology. A modern ERP solution is...

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When Is It Time to Upgrade from QuickBooks?

When Is It Time to Upgrade from QuickBooks?

A growing business tends to find itself outstripping the capabilities of its first accounting software package—which is almost always QuickBooks. QuickBooks is great for small companies. It just doesn’t do well as a business matures and develops more complex...

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Considerations for a Modern CFO

Considerations for a Modern CFO

The job of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has never been an easy one, though it was a bit simpler in times gone by. In the old days, the CFO’s job was to ride shotgun on the company’s cash, smoke a pipe filled with Dunhill mixture #33 and exclaim, “Good God, man, what...

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