By BroadPoint, Award-Winning Microsoft Partner One of the most critical decisions a growing company can make is the introduction of new technology into its business. There are so many things to think about when considering an ERP implementation that it can be overwhelming. Over my many years of seeing successes and (unfortunately) a few failures …

Choosing an ERP System – So Many Things to Think About! Read More »

I've been working with Dynamics GP for over 10 years....certainly not as long as some of you, but more than some. I've watched reporting develop in GP from the heritage text output(greenbar?) to the now graphical reporting found in Excel and Microsoft SQL Reporting Services. Now, when I say reports, I'm talking about printing something. …

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What really makes a good VAR ~ or what should your Microsoft Dynamics GP partner be doing for you?  Well, in my expert opinion, they should at least be... 1.  Communicating with you through regular newsletters, emails, & phone calls. 2.  Sending you helpful Tips and Tricks to use with your current products. 3.   Providing free …

13 characteristics that really make a good VAR (Lucky 13)! Read More »

Years ago I used to do some collecting for a finance company.  I had to use manual ledger cards to track notes of my collection efforts with many different customers and it was a pain.  I wish I could have used an automated collection system like Microsoft Dynamics GP offers with its Collections Management module.  …

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At BroadPoint Technologies, Brenda Hopkins is MBS Practice Manager for our Virginia Beach office. She has been working with the Microsoft Dynamics GP technology through its many phases and upgrades for more than 18 years and can be considered no less than an expert on the software.   She has been posting a helpful tip …

Auto Populate Account Descriptions and 7 other Great GP Tips! Read More »

In today's business environment, it's critical to have up-to-date information to make informed business decisions. Microsoft Dynamics GP (formerly Great Plains) has a large number of pre-formatted reports for comprehensive reporting and analysis. Below is a highlight of Microsoft Dynamics GP reporting tools recently discussed at a Microsoft Dynamics Reporting Tools Workshop hosted by InterDyn …

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One of the most important aspects of any successful business is to have their employees properly trained on the company's ERP system. Fortunately, Microsoft makes training options that are easily available and accommodate different peoples' style of learning. Trying to perform daily tasks with a solution like Microsoft Dynamics GP without proper training can lead …

Microsoft makes training options available for Dynamics GP easy and convenient. Read More »

Do you have trouble searching the internet (Google) and finding exactly what you were looking for?  For example, you want to find a Great Plains partner who sells and implements the Microsoft Dynamics GP product line in your area, but you keep getting a link to the biggest reseller for other Microsoft services instead?  Try …

Google for the perfect Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains) Partner for you! Read More »