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Microsoft in the face of COVID-19: Responses to the Pandemic

The World changed forever in 2020. After the start of the Coronavirus Pandemic, we know that it will never be the same again. This challenging context has put everyone's response capacity to the test, and in the Technological field, Microsoft has precisely demonstrated its ability to seek and provide solutions to this great challenge!

Dynamics 365 Business Central License Prices

There are different licensing options for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. In this blog, we will tell you some of the key features, so that when you purchase this powerful Business Management tool, you can adapt it to the different needs, size and objectives of your company.

4 best practices for working from home with Microsoft Teams

Employees have been using chat tools like text messages and social media with ease for years. Transitioning to similar forms of team communication at work is a natural next step for the mobile-first, instant communication-driven workforce.

Four reasons it’s time to let your NAV go

This may come as a shock to you (or it may be completely old news, depending on how tuned in you are with tech current affairs), but Microsoft have now officially stopped selling their legacy ERP solution Dynamics NAV to new clients. That’s it. The end.

Thought Leaders – Bill Gates, part 2

In the second of our Thought Leaders series of articles, we follow up part one of our Bill Gates blogs with a look at some of the predictions he made in his 1999 book, “Business @ the Speed of Thought". We've already focussed on the concept of a digital nervous system and how it can provide a flow of information to various parts of an organisation.

Thought Leaders – Bill Gates

At Dynamics 365 Providers, we specialise in advising organisations on the best business management software to meet their industry needs and improve efficiency. As such, we like to focus on business intelligence shared by the leading thinkers in the world of business and technology. So we thought we’d highlight some of the foremost thought leaders from across the globe in a series of articles.

When will your ERP solution hit its ‘wafer thin mint’ moment?

Every now and then at Dynamics 365 providers, we like to look back at some of our previous articles and revisit some of the themes that we explored in them. Way back in January, we wrote about the pressures that many businesses face, posing the question, is it time to loosen the belt on your accounting software?

Make some business resolutions that you’ll actually keep!

Traditionally the turn of the year is the time when people make resolutions that they vow to stick to for the year ahead. But let’s be honest, why kid yourself, how often do people actually see them through? Most of us crash and burn within weeks or at most a few months.

Is it time to loosen the belt on your accounting software?

We’ve already spoken about the kind of promises that people make themselves at the turn of every year. Top of the list for many will be losing a bit of weight. Let’s face it, the excesses of Christmas and New Year can have a negative impact on your waistline!

How can Dynamics 365 help your business comply with GDPR?

For many businesses, May 25th 2018 was an important date. It saw the formal introduction of the new European privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). It seeks to protect the rights of individuals and regulate the use of personal data by businesses who hold that data.

Introducing Dynamics 365 Business Central

Business no longer happens in one place and the way that customers engage with organisations has changed. Digital transformation is shifting the focus of companies across the world and this evolution is especially noticeable in the world of business software.

Business Beyond Brexit

After the UK voted to leave the EU on June 23rd, there have been some significant implications for British and European businesses. In light of the inevitable uncertainty and impact on confidence in the market, we’ve put together a whitepaper that collects our own thoughts on how businesses can survive beyond Brexit.

Are you using Excel to fill the gaps in your ERP?

Excel is without doubt the most widely used piece of ERP software in the world! It’s low cost, general availability and ease of use make it a popular choice for businesses across the world. But just because it’s easy and inexpensive, it doesn’t necessarily make it the best ERP solution.

7 things to consider when it’s time to change your software

It’s been building up for some time, your staff have been complaining that they can't do their jobs properly, it takes them far too long to complete specific tasks, they haven't got access to the right information and they don’t know what everyone else is doing in the business.

Five Foolproof Steps to Overcoming Software Procrastination

If you are naturally averse to time consuming tasks, you might find this hard to believe, but the ‘P’ in ERP doesn’t stand for procrastination. Researching, choosing, and installing an ERP system can be a time consuming process, so it’s easy to see why it often gets pushed to the bottom of your list, but time is of the essence!

The silver lining of cloud ERP

In technical terms, Cloud Computing means using a network of remote servers hosted on the internet instead of relying on a local server or a personal computer to store, manage, and process data. True globalisation, accessibility, success and mass education are all results of the spread of Cloud Computing. It is also very handy if you are looking for a solution which will help your business run more effectively.

Better the devil you know; building a case for ERP

It’s probably fair to say ERP was not the inspiration behind the Australian pop sensation’s hit “Better the devil you know”. But she inadvertently struck gold on describing what many business owners think about when it comes to upgrading their software.

Has your business outgrown QuickBooks?

There comes a point in the lifecycle of any business when it’s time to expand, evolve and grow. Many of the businesses that our Microsoft approved partners deal with are experiencing the warning signs that it’s time for their software to grow with them.

Microsoft Dynamics blog

From the latest news on Microsoft Dynamics Solutions to in-depth insights to finding the best software for your business needs, our team of ‘Dynamics Fanatics’ share their tech knowledge and provide expert advice on how to make the most of your Dynamics 365 experience.

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