How to eat an elephant

Ana Pierrotti Blog

Life isn’t easy. That glimpse of the obvious can be particularly true in the Accounting world.. where demands for true business insight are required to be ever more accurate and insightful. As we listen to our customers, we listen to what they need, and what their concerns are, and have compiled at list of steps that are the synthesis of …

10 steps to Zen happiness

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Don’t you love it when you see , hear or read something that “Switches on the lightbulb”, particularly when you’ve been struggling with a topic for sometime. Quite often those “Ah ha moments” are caused because you are listening to someone who already has the battle scars from going down the road that you are just about to embark on, …

Accounting Intelligence

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Sometimes your boss doesn’t understand the difference between simply reporting on the period end accounts and true accounting intelligence that drives decisions that really make a difference to the organization’s decision making. We’ve put together a short white paper on the benefits of having real accounting intelligence within your enterprise. Right click here, and educate your boss!

Bought a Microsoft Dynamics house? Beware critical Windows issue!

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I frequently receive cold calls at home from a well-known home improvements company and the conversation goes something like this: <Cold Caller>:  “We are in your area doing a special offer on replacement windows, when can we come and see you?” <Me>:  “I’m not interested; my windows are fine” I hang up phone Given half a chance I’m sure they ...

Every Byte Counts…

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Every month millions of lines of software code are thrown away with little regard for the environmental impact this is having.  Old pieces of code are left strewn across hard drives, or worse, abandoned on the internet to be forever adrift on the web.  Due to the non-biodegradable nature of code you will still find once loved but now unwanted …

Accountants – 4 reasons you deserve an easier life

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It is time to stop feeling so bad for wanting to leave the office by 5 o’clock. You have worked very hard, please go home! And I don’t just mean today. You’ve worked your socks off since you set out on this high-flying career of finance and figures. Please remember that it is NOT normal to regularly be the last …

Inertia driven IT- or Trailblazer

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IT – Inertia or Trailblaze.   Help us to help you! A typical PrecisionPoint pre-sales meeting with a prospect often begins with Dynamics users and management laying bare their frustrations in the lack of meaningful information available from their ERP system, only for them to come out of the meeting encouraged that decent detailed financial reporting may actually be possible. A typical ...

Get a Giant Leap Closer To Your Dynamics Universe

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Go-Live: the Big Bang moment when your Microsoft Dynamics NAV or AX Universe comes into existence. Switching the transaction processing system on immediately sees numerous inter-related modules, tables and fields burst into life and begin a seemingly never-ending journey of expansion. Server space is rapidly occupied with data matter as orders get raised, inventory shipped and invoices posted. Over time, …