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Manufacturers Gain Competitive Advantage with ERP

Download Free White paper Here Successful manufacturers have long relied on modern enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions to gain a competitive edge. The ability to capture and analyze data is essential to managing resources, responding to customer needs and driving profits. Information technology continues to advance, providing manufacturers new opportunities to work faster, smarter and […]

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E-Everything – a unique possibility for all business processes for a power-packed distributor

E-Everything – a unique possibility for all business processes for a power-packed distributor   When all industries are now moving towards digital transformations, the distribution sector is sitting on the edge of exciting possibilities that the virtual connectivity can unleash for businesses. With single unified access across all functionaries of a global company that operates […]

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Cloud vs. On-Premises: Cost (TCO) Calculator

Cloud or on-premises? How to understand real cost differences between both technologies? Are the cost savings given from cloud providers reliable? There are lots of misconceptions when answering to these questions. For example, when thinking about “cloud or on-premises” many business owners focus on well-known and widely discussed raw face value costs. Unfortunately, in that […]

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How Much Does New Accounting Software Cost?

When a company decides that it is time to upgrade from accounting software like Quickbooks, the first question is: “How much does it cost?” It’s not as easy as finding a price tag on the bottom of the box. There are many variables - ways you can save money, waste money, and lots of hidden costs to avoid – that all factor into your total project price. We publish the Great Plains software price list on our website but believe it or not, software is only a fraction of the total cost.

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Can I Still Buy Great Plains Accounting Software?

Yes, you can still buy Great Plains accounting software; it just has a different name. Change is hard. People who “grew up” in finance departments using Great Plains software still call the software “Great Plains” even though the name officially changed to Microsoft Dynamics GP over a decade ago. (Great Plains Historical Timeline). In all […]

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Official Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 Videos

As more people start to use Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 you will start to see more demo videos online. However here are two official Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 videos directly from the Microsoft Dynamics corporate team. Microsoft Dynamics GP 2015 New Features - Applications (16 min) This video covers the features added to Financials and […]

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10 Phases Included in a Dynamics GP Implementation Project Plan

In our last post Are Project Managements Fees a Sneaky Way To Increase the Cost of Dynamics GP? we stressed the need to have a Microsoft Dynamics GP Implementation Project Plan. This is an outline of what that plan would include: Discovery Phase - A good Dynamics GP partner will already have a standard project […]

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Are Project Managements Fees a Sneaky Way To Increase the Cost of Dynamics GP?

When companies are looking to save money on the cost of a Dynamics GP implementation, many times the first thing they want to cut out is time quoted for “project management.”  After all, hasn’t this partner implemented the system a hundred systems before; how hard can it be? Are they just padding the quote to […]

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The Best Excel Training Experience Ever – Over Skype!

Let’s face it, finance professionals love Excel.  I had one client proudly tell me recently that he was a “power pivot geek”.  So even though this is a blog dedicated to accounting software, I want to talk about Excel - specifically about Excel training. I recently had the opportunity to get some free, personalized Microsoft […]

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Choose ERP Software That Knows How to Play Nice With Others

For some reason, some business applications are dedicated to locking out software from other providers. The rationale seems to be ‘If our application only plays nice with our other first-party applications, our customers will buy all our products!’ But from the customer’s perspective, exclusionary software drives up costs, sometimes to the point that steep concessions […]

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