9 05, 2018

Getting Started with NetSuite Doesn’t Cost What You Think

2018-08-13T13:12:32-05:00 By |Business Growth, Decision Making, QuickBooks Transition, Saving Money, Uncategorized|0 Comments

You would think that getting started with a robust system like NetSuite would cost thousands in monthly fees, but the truth is that you can get started with as little as $199/month and still gain the world in business solutions. Let’s take a look at what a low-cost entry into NetSuite would mean for you: [...]

3 10, 2016

Outgrown QuickBooks and the Frog Story

2018-08-15T15:02:15-05:00 By |Business Growth, Management Software, QuickBooks Transition|0 Comments

You know the story of the frog and the pot of water, right? If you try to put a frog into a pot of boiling water, the frog will do anything to escape. But if you put a frog into a pot of cool water, and gradually increase the heat, the frog will just sit [...]

14 06, 2016

EDI, QuickBooks, and a Growing Business

2018-08-15T15:13:31-05:00 By |EDI, QuickBooks Transition, Retail|0 Comments

I got into an argument - I mean a discussion - with a friend about EDI (Electronic Data Interchange). This particular friend is using QuickBooks to manage the finances of his small product company - a company that is growing rapidly and, you guessed it, experiencing some very real growing pains. Before my friend chucked the corporate [...]

5 05, 2016

Bottom Line – When It’s Your Money

2018-08-15T15:19:21-05:00 By |Management Software, QuickBooks Transition, Saving Money|0 Comments

When the bottom line of the business is your money - whether as owner, or profit-sharer, or as part of a year-end bonus pool - the choices of where to invest can become challenging. On the one hand, it's comparatively easy to make the decision to invest in tools and processes that will allow you to [...]

12 01, 2016

QuickBooks Transition: One Mistake that Breaks Hearts

2018-08-15T15:25:50-05:00 By |Management Software, QuickBooks Transition|0 Comments

Mistakes in life fall into two main categories - those you can fix, and those you must simply wait out, hoping they fade from the collective consciousness for one reason or another. Both categories can be found pretty much anywhere - from sports (making an error vs making a game-losing error) to birthday parties (eating the [...]

12 12, 2015

Outgrown QuickBooks? Time for a Change?

2018-08-15T15:38:06-05:00 By |Management Software, QuickBooks Transition|0 Comments

Your QuickBooks system may not be as functional for you as it first was, but how can you tell if you have, in fact, outgrown QuickBooks? As they grow, many companies add a new businesses or business units, additional stores, manufacturing facilities or distribution centers, suppliers, and partners. QuickBooks’ capacity to track each entity individually [...]