Reliance on individual efforts and lots of spreadsheets & systems

After a [socially distanced] visit to a company, we were reminded of how so many businesses rely on a few people who struggle to just about cope with the systems they have in place. Often for many years. An all too common story The situation was familiar, key staff updating a few separate systems – […]

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Signature Capture / Sign on Glass / Proof of Delivery

We recently had a request come through from a customer who wanted their drivers to sign for their goods on a touch screen. The change was primarily to save time on and speed up admin workload. Current manual ‘sign on paper’ process Currently, the customer prints out the Proof of delivery (POD) and hands them […]

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central vs Dynamics 365 Finance

No two ways about it. It is not straight forward to know which Finance solution from Microsoft you should go for by reading the information on Microsoft’s web site. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central does finance as does Dynamics 365 Finance (the names do not help things here either!). Both solutions are: an excellent choice […]

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Finance Teams – The big opportunity for business

Flexibility is vital in any business, and no more so than in the current economic and political world, we live in. For the first time outside wartime, companies have had to close overnight and try to continue to operate with reduced staff, remote working, dramatically changing customer requirements and supply chain challenges. The finance function […]

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central v/s SAP Business One v/s NetSuite

In the world of ERP solutions, there are a large number of providers often with particular target markets. At the mid-level, there are three significant players Microsoft, SAP and NetSuite. The following is a comparison of Dynamics 365 Business Central, SAP Business One and NetSuite. Area Dynamics 365 BC SAP Business One NetSuite Pricing £52.80 […]

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Improving Financial Reporting In Business Central

Are you looking to improve your financial reporting? The following are two examples of tools we recommend to our customers, enabling them to produce great looking and accurate reporting from Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. Astral Reports Astral reports have been designed from the ground up to be used by Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central […]

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Why do I need to replace my accountancy software?

As businesses have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, the majority of people are currently working from home. This has led to several challenges for businesses. These include: Companies seeing sudden growth and their accounts software is no longer suitable for their needs Finance teams struggling to manage with systems that cannot cope with remote […]

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Signs you are outgrowing your ‘out of the box’ QuickBooks

When you first start your business, accounting systems such as QuickBooks, Xero et al. fit the bill perfectly. However, as your business grows, so do your requirements and needs. This often leads to companies struggling with the limitations of the system that was once a perfect fit. If you feel like QuickBooks is beginning to […]

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swiftcloud

Your flexible App to help customers quickly order from you

It’s has been a long time since I’ve seen a company and product that has “knocked my socks off”, but on Monday we had a demo with SwiftCloud and their Sales Order App and Web Portal. I could see how this perfectly complements what we do with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. The friendly approach, […]

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Xero alternatives – Signs you have outgrown your system?

For clarity Xero is a great accounting solution for small businesses. This blog is not about disrespecting Xero but instead looks at common issues that lead businesses like yours to search for Xero alternatives. The following are common example of when businesses start to struggle with Xero. Legal entities – Xero does not support multi-entity […]

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