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Selecting The Best ERP For Your SMB

Small Businesses Need to Take Advantage of the Functionality of Today’s ERP Platforms   Why Would an SMB Need an ERP? As the owner of a Small to Mid-sized Business (SMB), it can be difficult to find a management system that meets your business’s particular needs. However, having the right software to organize and assist…

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ERP Software is an Optimization Tool NOT Just an Audit Trail

A lot of Alberta businesses have experienced the negative effects of the economic downturn over the last few years. Pipeline politics and oil production constraints continue to impact our economy while falling construction levels and high unemployment rates weigh heavily on the minds of many Alberta business-owners. Sometimes the pressure to cut costs during a…

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Acumatica is the Accounting Software Solution for You

If your financial management team has shied away from embracing modern technology, they may be limiting your business’ growth and longevity. Modern technology helps financial teams identify business challenges and new business opportunities, aid in cost management and increase customer satisfaction. Those who lag may never catch up. With this in mind, it’s clear that…

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Transform Your Business with Access to Thoughtful Analytics & Data

A recent report on how big data is accelerating business transformation found that 92% of the C-level executives surveyed plan to increase their investment in big data in 2019. However, only 28% expressed having a “data culture” in place. Clearly, leaders understand how critical effective data and analytics is to remain competitive in their industry.…

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What is ERP – Financial Tools

ERP software can do many things for your business (for an in-depth discussion on the benefits of ERP, read the first part of this “What is ERP?” article series). In this second part, we want to go into a little more detail on what Financial Management ERP software is and how it can take your…

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How Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning are Changing ERP

Large businesses with enormous IT budgets can afford to adopt any new technology that comes along. As a mid-sized company, you have to be smarter. This week we take a look at the top articles on how Artificial Intelligence works within ERP software and what opportunities there are for the future. Artificial intelligence (AI) is…

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Leveraging Business Intelligence & Analytics for Strategic Decision-Making

It’s 2019 and some of the buzzwords bouncing around the business world are business intelligence (BI) and business analytics (BA). To help you better understand these terms and how they can apply to your business – we’ve compiled a list of the must-read articles on the topic. These articles define business intelligence and analytics, the…

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Building Your ERP Around Your Lifestyle

When it comes to optimizing your business and creating new opportunities for growth – there’s nothing like finding an ERP that’s the perfect fit. Who wouldn’t like on-demand reporting, customized to their needs, or a dashboard they can rearrange and personalize at their leisure, right on their phone? Today, businesses move fast, employees are often on-the-go…

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5 Steps to Streamline ERP Selection & Implementation

Few would dispute the ability of ERP systems like Acumatica’s Cloud ERP software to consistently increase the ability of businesses to serve customers, compete effectively in their industry and maintain long-term growth. However, many business owners refrain from investing in an ERP solution because of the amount of time, money and planning they associate with…

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What is the Difference Between CRM and ERP?

The differences and similarities between ERP and CRM software are important to understand and that importance is only going to grow in the future. For example, configure, price, quote software (CPQ), (a software used by sales professionals to provide cost estimates for custom orders) relies upon integration with both ERP and CRM. According to the…