Microsoft Dynamics GP 2016 – New Release

  By Hans Stabell, Kraft Enterprise Systems   Microsoft Dynamics GP offers a cost effective solution for managing and integrating general ledger, sales, supply chain, manufacturing, project accounting and human resources in addition to increasing visibility and improving oversight at all levels of the business. The new release of Dynamics GP 2016, planned for Spring[…]

NetSuite Tips & Tricks (2016Q1)

By Christy Pack, Kraft Enterprise Systems Setting Up Daily Fact Alerts NetSuite users rely on customized dashboards to provide them with the latest reminders and events to stay up-to-date with their evolving business. However, if the facts and numbers are outdated, they could have negative consequences when making important business decisions. Unfortunately, for busy professionals,[…]

How to avoid a software implementation disaster

By Glenn Saunders Implementing a software package, whether it’s for accounting, inventory management, manufacturing resource planning or any business area, is always a challenge for even the best organizations.  The result of a software implementation should not just be new technology, but must also be better processes, improved efficiencies and a reduction of business risk. […]

Build On A Solid Foundation

Although business growth can occur naturally, more often it takes careful planning.  You and your key managers consider strategic goals, evaluate new markets, and develop marketing campaigns to reach different customer groups.  Get the control and visibility you need to grow by using a robust business management solution as your foundation.       Organic growth is a[…]

Go Big or Go Home

Larger businesses often encounter similar challenges as their smaller competitors, only on a bigger scale.  Which is why implementing an enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution can be more daunting for an enterprise business than for a small startup.  However, getting into the right ERP solution is better than stumbling through legacy or disparate solutions, especially[…]

Exercise Your Options For The Best Results

Most business owners and management teams feel like they are stuck with their existing business management solutions.  Having already invested in business software and for fear of interrupting a busy business, it may seem easier to live with the system in place.  However, you do have more options than you think. If you are beginning[…]

Give Customers More Choices

Your customers like to have choices, such as what they order from the line of products or services that you offer or whether they place their order with a sales representative or order form.  Now you can offer yet another option that your customers can choose from – the use of a self-service portal.     Your[…]

Looking For The Proverbial Green Grass

Many years ago, workers used to look for a job to settle into and stay there until retirement.  You could rely on those workers to come to work and complete their responsibilities each and every day.  There has been an interesting shift in that attitude and today’s work force doesn’t share that old idea of[…]

Protect Your Business With Consistency

Your employees are going to take vacations, call in sick, and, occasionally, make the decision to leave your company.  No matter the situation, when they are out of the office, does the rest of the team know where to find key data to keep projects on track?  Using disparate software solutions and leaving data to[…]

Predicting The Next Big “Thing”

Wouldn’t it be great to participate in predicting the hot product for the upcoming holidays or know what is going to elevate your company to the next level in upcoming years?  Making bold predictions doesn’t have to be educated guesses or dumb luck.  You can identify trends by harnessing the big data with your enterprise[…]