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January 23, 2019
dynamics 365, business central, accounting software, finance, dynamics gp

Dynamics GP vs Dynamics 365 Business Central

Comparing Microsoft Dynamics GP vs Dynamics 365 Business Central And why you should upgrade your financials and accounting to Dynamics 365 Business Central Digital disruption is here with us – […]
August 9, 2018

The Benefits of Working with a Tier 1 Microsoft CSP Partner

“Cloud” has been more than a buzzword for quite some time now. The Cloud is now becoming the main driver for businesses in many industries! You might already use cloud […]
February 6, 2018
Professional Services, Dynamics NAV, Cloud Computing

Why Billable Hours Are The World’s Most Perishable Piece of Inventory

As a professional services firm, you understand the value of an hour – every hour billed is a dollar earned. Unfortunately, you also understand that every hour lost negatively effects […]
May 4, 2017
Cloud Computing, Productivity

Enjoy your summer vacation AND keep an eye on your business

You’ve built your company from the ground up and turned your idea into a full-fledged business. You have staff in place managing the day-to-day operations, but you must always stay […]
October 4, 2016
Cloud Computing, Microsoft Dynamics

5 Ways ERP Software Prepares SMBs for Sustainable Growth

Large Companies Cannot Run Without a Good ERP System…and honestly, neither can small to medium businesses An enterprise resource planning (ERP) system is essential for managing large quantities of data […]
May 11, 2016
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How Changing Dynamics in Commercial Real Estate Are Affecting Property Management

Canada’s commercial real-estate market is changing the landscape of property management. As an increasing number of businesses migrate outside of the downtown core, many downtown commercial properties are left empty. […]
January 13, 2016
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Property Management Software Health Check

Picking property management software is as much an art as science these days. There are many features to be considered, and a number of software providers each claiming they have […]
January 12, 2016
Azure, Microsoft, Cloud Computing

Are You Too Big for QuickBooks?

Remember when you first started using QuickBooks? You needed something you could use to track income and expenses, and as you got into it, you figured out it could help […]
June 25, 2014
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

The Cloud can Save Property Managers Time and Money

Why Use the Cloud? Property managers are constantly on the go, constantly setting up appointments and keeping in touch with owners and tenants. In order to run their business smoothly, […]
June 11, 2014
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

5 Signs it’s Time to Upgrade Property Management Software

Having the Right Tools At times, property management can be exhausting. That is why it is crucial to have software that helps companies run efficiently. If outdated software starts interrupting […]
May 15, 2014

4 must-haves for Property Management Software

Consider This It is surprising that there are still property management solutions out there that are not equipped with the most up-to-date features. Property management software should help businesses excel […]
April 9, 2014

Top 3 Reasons why Using Spreadsheets for Property Management is Detrimental

More Harm Than Good? It is evident that a lot property managers are still using spreadsheets and relying on them to keep track of information on their properties, tenants and […]
March 6, 2014
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Property Managers Must Embrace Emerging Technology to Stay Relevant

Embracing New Technologies The construction and real estate industries are behind the pack when it comes to embracing emerging technologies. That’s what a recent article post by Canadian Facility Management […]
January 22, 2014
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

What does it mean to be a Microsoft Partner?

What is a Dynamics Partner? According to Microsoft, a Dynamics Partner is a certified expert that delivers business solutions and ERP’s (Enterprise Resource Planning) to organizations. When companies invest in […]
December 12, 2013
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Crypto-Locker malware takes computers hostage and asks for ransom

What is Crypto-Locker? There is a lot of buzz going around about Crypto-Locker and how it is possibly the worst malware ever. Media reports state that the program attacks and […]
March 18, 2011
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

The Great Debate: ERP vs. Accounting Packages

Aspirations of greatness notwithstanding, you’re still a fairly small organization at this point in your development. Your employee count is modest, your daily operations straightforward, your technical requirements few. Only […]
March 15, 2011

Bad ERP Implementations Gone Good

When the dust clears, it becomes apparent that there are two categories of service providers in the world: those who make the messes, and those who clean the messes up. […]
February 9, 2011

Property Management’s Perfect Storm

Last week’s Blizzard that Never Was in Toronto may have caught some of us with our snowpants down, but well-fortified property managers suffered no such shock. The coolest property management […]
October 25, 2010
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Strategic Sales & Operations Planning-The 5 Ws (and 1 H)

Ain’t nobody surfacing from the recession unscathed. Among the casualties: a company’s ability to accurately plan for a future that’s less certain than ever. Near-past revenues no longer provide much […]
October 8, 2010

The Inherent Intelligence of Business Intelligence

How instructive it is to reflect on the arc of an idea, the curve of a concept, the evolution of a notion. When business intelligence (BI) first hit the streets […]
September 30, 2010
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Property Management – Getting Your Data Right

A recent survey of 140 companies in the property management industry found that they lose an average of $8.2 million annually due to faulty data; a startling and unsettling discovery. […]
December 14, 2009
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Business Software Planning – Where a Dollar Spent Will Payback Fivefold

It’s a hackneyed, overworked, inelegant maxim. But my God, it’s a good one: every dollar spent in planning saves five dollars in implementation. Put In the Effort Too many folks […]
October 20, 2009
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Are You Utilizing Just 30% of Your Software’s Functionality?

“I may have been lucky with some sort of intuition,” American character actor David Selby is said to have uttered at some point in his career, no doubt talking about […]
September 15, 2009
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

7 Roads to Increase Business Efficiency

No matter the prevailing economic environment—swell or depleted—the time is always right to explore ideas for making your business more efficient. Setting about to optimize your operational efficiency improves productivity, […]
March 23, 2007
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Software Upgrades and Their Total Cost of Ownership

Almost every business today needs a wide range of information technology to function, and everyone knows that all software must be upgraded at some point, but any major new software […]
November 23, 2006
360 Visibility Blog, azure, cloud, Office 365, Dynamics, Microsoft

Management Reporting Infrastructure that Improves the Bottom Line

A State of Chaos In many businesses today, management reporting is in a state of chaos. All too often, it is ad-hoc, labor intensive, and cumbersome. Many times, the accuracy […]