With much uncertainty around the possible outcomes of Brexit, and with the leaving date a few months away, you would be forgiven any confusion about the best steps to take for your business.
Whatever the Brexit result, the optimal outcome for any business will be to find ways to increase productivity. Although some aspects of the months ahead will be out of your control, by concentrating on the things you can influence, you can ensure that your transition is smooth. Read more >
When you have a business that relies on computer systems for any number of different aspects of day-to-day running duties, the need to stay current with updates is a key concern. It’s pretty hard to find an organisation that doesn’t rely on some form of computer these days, as even the smallest SME or sole trader will be using a personal device of some kind for communications and data management at the very least.
This means that your desktop computers, laptops or other devices are vital business tools and so you need to make sure they are making use of the latest safety, security and efficiency updates and versions. Read more >
If you already have Microsoft 365 business applications you know how important the tools it provides can be to the day-to-day running of your business. However, keeping up to date with the very latest add-ons, additions and new features is the only way to ensure you are getting the very best from this industry-leading software.
If you’re not already onboard, this is also a great place to learn how Dynamics 365 business central could help you, as the October 2018 release takes things to an even higher level of functionality and efficiency than ever before. Read more >
When you have a business that is growing, you know that you are doing something right. Taking on new employees usually means that demand for your services or products is increasing, and you need a bigger workforce to keep up. Of course, having new starters might also be part of a process of planned expansion, aimed at creating more demand. In either case, the need to ensure your onboarding system is adequate is key to success. Read more >
You don’t have to be an IT security professional to know that there are plenty of risks facing anyone who uses internet tools in their work, and these days that means just about everyone.
That’s why an initiative called Cyber Essentials is something that you need to know about. Not only can it help protect you against a range of threats, but it can also help your productivity and increase security for your customers and clients. Read more >
Microsoft’s reputation for helping businesses of all shapes and sizes to fulfil their potential is second to none. If you already use Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Plan, you will be aware of how powerful the suite of tools is, but you might not know about the latest updates. If not already a user and you are looking for a better solution to various tasks than the one you currently have, you will get a good idea here of what this application can do. Read more >
Key Update Information
To maintain Sage product support ALL upgrades must go through testing and every customer will require a test and Recovery Licence. Sage will not offer license strings for upgrades without a T&R license in place from October 2018.
A year ago Microsoft launched Microsoft 365, its holistic solution for the workplace that enables groups of people to co-operate in a secure manner. It was created to empower all types of employees within your firm, aid in running a small business, or even lead a whole organisation.
During the first year since its release, the software’s user base has already increased by well over 100%. Read more >
Voice of the Customer (VoC) enables businesses to send a variety of surveys to clients and offers native integration with Dynamics 365 online. All responses are automatically saved to Dynamics 365, where users can report on them and even create automated actions.
VoC is an essential element of Dynamics 365 and comes bundled with Update 1 of Dynamics 2016. Read more >
Power Business Intelligence (Power BI) is an array of applications, software services, and connectors that work side-by-side to turn your firm’s unrelated data sources into visually stunning, logical, and interactive insights.
Whether the data consists of a mix of in-house and cloud-based information, or a single Excel spreadsheet, with Power BI you can quickly connect to all your data sources, discover and visualise the most important features, and then share it with anyone you wish. Read more >