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From QuickBooks to ERP: A Road Map for Growing Small Businesses
The basic spreadsheet and accounting programs you’ve relied on ’til now won’t help your growing business eliminate decision-making bottlenecks, reduce IT costs,

advantages of using quickbooks  and data. The many advantages of such an approach ' such as consistency, speed, simplicity, and efficiency ' present a compelling value proposition for businesses of almost any size. If your business has reached an inflection point ' growing beyond simple personal productivity tools like basic bookkeeping ' you need to carefully investigate how integration of business software can positively impact the organization and provide a springboard to future growth and success. The following pages of this white

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The Best ACT! Is Still to Come


After a long history as a contact management and relationship tracking tool, ACT! 2005, is expanding to offer more sales force automation features for small to midsize businesses. Now available in a workgroup version, it offers new templates, enhanced opportunity management, additional security, contact record permissions, group scheduling features, and new quote generation functionality. Technical improvements include an SQL database and a complete .NET platform positioning ACT! for total Internet accessibility. The balance of power will surely shift in the competitive landscape as ACT! 2005 covers SME CRM areas currently marked by competitors such as Goldmine and MS CRM.

advantages of using quickbooks  is set to offer advantages over Goldmine in end user advanced searching and ease of use and MS CRM in end user customizability and user-based administration In the workgroup environment the new ACT aims at surpassing Goldmine in user customizability and advanced searching. ACT! 2005 aspires to outperform MS CRM in terms of end user customizability and user based administration. ACT! continues to integrate well with a variety of accounting programs available from Sage and Best such as MAS 90 and MAS 200, Read More

Intuit Pay Gives UK SMBs Easy Card Payment Functionality


Back in November 2012, Intuit launched an Intuit Pay pilot project for the United Kingdom. The company has since learned a lot, improved the product, and announced that Intuit Pay is generally available, giving anyone who sells products or services in the UK a reasonably easy and low-cost way to accept credit and debit card payments, whether in person or over the phone. Intuit

advantages of using quickbooks  solution offers the following advantages over other payment solutions: Accept cards anywhere —on the go and over the phone: One can use the card reader with Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch for mobile payments or enter card details online using the secure Intuit Pay site to take payments from home or office over the phone. Safe and secure —protected by a chip and PIN reader: This feature ensures faster payment, helps safeguard customer confidence, and reduces fraud and disputed transactions. Intuit Read More

ERP ROI in Only 9 Months


Nucleus Research reports that NetSuite, a leading integrated Web-based business software suite, can deliver a positive return on investment (ROI) in fewer than nine months, by automating processes, boosting sales, increasing productivity, reducing or avoiding headcount, increasing data visibility, and retiring costly legacy systems. Learn how NetSuite business management software provides a positive ROI to businesses.

advantages of using quickbooks  One of the key advantages to NetSuite is that instead of forcing customers to integrate these disparate applications together, they come as one united package. Other on-demand providers, such as Salesforce.com, generally only provide single applications, such as CRM or time and expense or financials reconciliation. They fail to solve the perennial IT problem of integration and are unable to offer users a single source of truth. On the other hand, with NetSuite, customer or employee data is maintained in Read More

BizSlate Part 1: Newcomer Cloud ERP for Small Distributors


Like in real life, while old on-premises enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are either going into retirement or getting major facelift procedures, new cloud-based ERP startups and products keep cropping up left and right. One such product is BizSlate Inc., a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offering that aims to improve the way small and medium sized businesses (SMBs) in distribution- and

advantages of using quickbooks  these costs as major advantages over their on-premises counterparts), BizSlate claims that its solution is still at least 30 percent cheaper than cloud ERP competitor solutions. For a deeper look at BizSlate and its ERP offering, please see this recent TEC interview with BizSlate CEO Marc Kalman . Read More

The Blessing and Curse of Global Sourcing and Supplier Management


The appeal of global sourcing is understandable given the benefits of seemingly lower costs. But without discerning hidden challenges and eliminating potential shortcomings, the process may be more costly than anticipated—a situation especially true for companies using inadequate, out-of-date enterprise information technology infrastructures.

advantages of using quickbooks  etc.), to gain competitive advantages through reduced price points, and to realize margin improvements. Many recent studies, surveys, and benchmarking reports have concluded that a well-devised and well-executed sourcing strategy can produce up to a 2 percent improvement in margin (through more efficient trading partner collaboration), reduce cycle times by up to 30 percent, reduce cost of goods sold (COGS) by up to 5 percent, and increase gross margins by up to 15 percent. The above percentages are Read More

Best-of-Class Financial Systems: an Alternative to ERP


In Best-of-class Financial Systems: An Alternative to ERP, find outhow a best-in-class financial system might deliver all the functionalityyou real...

advantages of using quickbooks  really need-with all these advantages over ERP: less expensive less complex easily modified faster, simpler implementation lower total cost of ownership no loss in functionality Find out if your company can thrive with a smart, cost-effective alternative to ERP. Download your PDF copy of Best-of-class Financial Systems: An Alternative to ERP today. For assistance, please contact customer service. Hours: 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM EST. Phone: 514-954-3665, ext. 367. Read More

Business Answers at Your Fingertips: The Real-time Value of BI


This Aberdeen Research brief homes in on the critical time element of a best-in-class business intelligence (BI) strategy. The research shows that top performer are leveraging real-time of near real-time analytics to proactively manage their business and drive substantial performance improvements. Download this report for full details.

advantages of using quickbooks  Answers at Your Fingertips: The Real-time Value of BI This Aberdeen Research brief homes in on the critical time element of a best-in-class business intelligence (BI) strategy. The research shows that top performer are leveraging real-time of near real-time analytics to proactively manage their business and drive substantial performance improvements. Download this report for full details. Read More

Using CRM to Sell More


When considering a customer relationship management (CRM) solution, it’s critical to understand the needs of your sales team. All too often, CRM applications have too much depth and complexity—and as a result, they fall into disuse. Some features may actually increase the effort of your sales people to close a sale. However, you can implement a CRM implementation that fits the needs of your sales team. Find out how.

advantages of using quickbooks  CRM to Sell More When considering a customer relationship management (CRM) solution, it’s critical to understand the needs of your sales team. All too often, CRM applications have too much depth and complexity—and as a result, they fall into disuse. Some features may actually increase the effort of your sales people to close a sale. However, you can implement a CRM implementation that fits the needs of your sales team. Find out how. Read More

Best of Breed Versus Fully Integrated Software: The Pro's and Con's


After dealing with the over-hype of Y2K, companies have started to reconsider the best of breed as a viable solution to satisfy their software needs. This comes as a shock to the corporate systems culture when user communities were told that fully integrated software such as ERP, SCM, and EAM were the only way to meet their software needs. After developing a level playing field, this article examines the pro’s and con’s of one alternative over the other. Read on to see if you agree with the merits of the best of breed or fully integrated software approach to software selection.

advantages of using quickbooks  of Breed Versus Fully Integrated Software: The Pro's and Con's Introduction When Y2K was lurking just around the corner, the cry from vendors was for fully integrated software (FIS) such as enterprise resource planning (ERP), supply chain management (SCM), and enterprise asset management (EAM). Why re-write all of your systems when it was easier to replace them and have integration thrown in at no charge? This would be tantamount to replacing your Model T with a supercharged turbo and the salesman Read More

Future of MOOCs—Repurposing for Enterprise Learning?


A variety of massive open online courses, commonly referred to as MOOCs, are available to individuals worldwide. While the long-standing impact of MOOCs on enterprise learning may be obvious, TEC’s research analyst Raluca Druta predicts that enterprise learning itself will have a huge impact on the design and development of MOOCs in the future. But here’s a word of caution for the repurposing of MOOCs.

advantages of using quickbooks  of MOOCs—Repurposing for Enterprise Learning? The idea of open online courses appeared as a form of online learning primarily for higher education institutions in the late 1990s, early 2000s. According to Wikipedia, the MOOC concept stems from the open educational resources movement—“freely accessible, openly licensed documents and media that are useful for teaching, learning, educational, assessment and research purposes.” The term itself stands for “massive open online course.” It Read More

Examples Of How Some Mid-Market Vendors Might Remain Within The Future Three (Dozen)?


While the ongoing consolidation frenzy is by no means the end of smaller vendors, the number of survivors will certainly be only a few dozen. Amid these ongoing seismic consolidation tremors, smaller application vendors are left with few choices: going private under a wealthy financial backer’s wing that is also committed to invest in the acquired technology, or snatching some prominent mid-market players within its market segment.

advantages of using quickbooks  Of How Some Mid-Market Vendors Might Remain Within The Future Three (Dozen)? Event Summary Amid extensively reported controversial takeover bids & counter bids, lawsuits & counter lawsuits tug-of -wars amongst the three renowned Tier 1 application vendors, Oracle, PeopleSoft and J.D. Edwards (see Frantic Merger-Mania Spiced Up With Vendettas Leaves Customers Anxious ), almost unnoticed or only briefly reported by market observers have been recent moves of some much smaller and less visible Read More

Evaluating The Cost Of A DDoS Attack


DDoS (distributed denial-of-service) attacks, attempts to make a network resource unavailable to its users, are becoming more sophisticated and destructive, and are on the rise. DDoS attacks don’t just cost your company the annoyance of downtime, but brand reputation, customer acquisition, and of course, sales are all at risk. Read this white paper to find out how to evaluate the cost of a DDoS attack and decide the level of protection you need for your infrastructure.

advantages of using quickbooks  The Cost Of A DDoS Attack DDoS (distributed denial-of-service) attacks, attempts to make a network resource unavailable to its users, are becoming more sophisticated and destructive, and are on the rise. DDoS attacks don’t just cost your company the annoyance of downtime, but brand reputation, customer acquisition, and of course, sales are all at risk. Read this white paper to find out how to evaluate the cost of a DDoS attack and decide the level of protection you need for your infrastructure. Read More

The ERP Warehouse Module versus Best-of-breed WMS


Every supply chain professional must consider certain factors when comparing enterprise resource planning (ERP) and best-of-breed warehouse management system (WMS) solutions for warehouse management. Effective management of warehouse, fulfillment, and distribution operations is key to business success. With so much riding on your decision, you need to thoroughly compare ERP warehouse modules and best-of-breed WMS.

advantages of using quickbooks  ERP Warehouse Module versus Best-of-breed WMS Every supply chain professional must consider certain factors when comparing enterprise resource planning (ERP) and best-of-breed warehouse management system (WMS) solutions for warehouse management. Effective management of warehouse, fulfillment, and distribution operations is key to business success. With so much riding on your decision, you need to thoroughly compare ERP warehouse modules and best-of-breed WMS. Read More

Top Five Signs Your Business Has Reached the Limits of QuickBooks


This white paper identifies the five telltale signs that your business has hit the limits of QuickBooks (or perhaps already outgrown it), the business process inefficiencies caused by running a fast-growing business on limited bookkeeping software, and the hard benefits that businesses have experienced by making the jump from QuickBooks to a complete Web-based business management software suite.

advantages of using quickbooks  Five Signs Your Business Has Reached the Limits of QuickBooks This white paper identifies the five telltale signs that your business has hit the limits of QuickBooks (or perhaps already outgrown it), the business process inefficiencies caused by running a fast-growing business on limited bookkeeping software, and the hard benefits that businesses have experienced by making the jump from QuickBooks to a complete Web-based business management software suite. Read More