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Did you know that Chicago has the most membership associations in the country outside of Washington DC? As a Microsoft Dynamics GP Partner serving Chicago, Crestwood Associates is the leader in providing solutions to this unique market. We will review 4 features of Microsoft Dynamics GP that bring value to a Membership Association, including Control […]

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We have a customer in Rocky Hill, Connecticut in the financial services industry that processes 100,000 payables transactions a month - that is over 1 million a year! We also work with a staffing firm that processes 2000 payroll checks a week. And it is no problem for their Microsoft Dynamics GP accounting system to keep up with the volume. Can your accounting software do that? When researching financial management systems, transaction processing speed and system scalability are important criteria. You need to know your new system will be able to easily handle existing transaction loads, and manage significant increases as your business grows.

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I contribute regularly to a blog site run by one of our partners called the Bullhorn Blogger.  (Bullhorn in an on-demand front office system for staffing and recruiting firms).  Because we have many Microsoft Dynamics GP clients in the staffing industry (and our own custom GP add for them called StaffLinx) we like to keep informed on the issues that […]

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What began as seemingly isolated showers in business markets has evolved to an economic storm that some experts predict will bring on a lengthy recession. In response, businesses worldwide are tightening budgets, cutting costs, and changing direction to weather the storm. But where should you cut, and where should you invest to safely pilot your […]

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In Part I of “Survive the Economic Tsunami” we talked about how organizations who are thinking about investing in a new business system for ERP or CRM, such as Microsoft Dynamics GP, Microsoft Dynamics SL or Microsoft Dynamics CRM , may be able to tap into available government tax incentives and economic stimulus programs. For Part II we want to tell you about an attractive stimulus package for NonProfits. At the inaugural NFP Summit in Washington, D.C., on June 18th, Microsoft Corp. announced the release of a stimulus package for select nonprofit organizations, associations and targeted trade groups designed to address the business challenges not-for-profit (NFP) groups face.

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Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) offers a variety of reporting features that help small and mid-size businesses slice and dice financial and operational data.  However, we often hear from our customers that they want to modify reports beyond the out-of-the-box report writer functions, like adding parameters or sections.  Or, they want to extend Dynamics GP […]

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For over 25 years, we’ve successfully survived many tough business cycles in Michigan.  But the current economy is different – it is way beyond tough – and it is not a cycle.  Michigan and the rest of the country have experienced an economic tsunami and have embarked down a long road of major restructuring.     […]

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Ignify recently took a professional services company in Northern California live on Dynamics GP with time and expense entry.  While Project Accounting in Dynamics GP can be complex - the module carries a lot of options. You have the ability to do Time & Material projects, Fixed Price projects and report time and expense as well as […]

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You can have the best ideas on which way to go for your organization, but if you don’t know where you are to start with, what does it matter? I invite you to attend a free webinar tomorrow Wednesday, June 24th at 11:00 am to learn about the different reporting options available to you. Microsoft Dynamics GP provides a broad range of flexible, business intelligence, customizable analytics, reporting, and budgeting options to meet your company's needs—from advanced consolidation analysis to the simplest reporting requests.

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In researching why customers have chosen Dynamics GP over Sage MAS products - and even switched to Dynamics GP after implementing MAS 90 and 500,  we have found some truly revealing differences in the products.  These differences concern both large multi-location companies all the way to smaller family-run businesses who rely on ease of use […]

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