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 February 2012  The CAL Zone – GP Tips & Tricks Newsletter 
  
In This Issue
Boost Your Productivity
Amber's Tips & Tricks
ISV Spotlight: BizNet Software
GP Tips & Tricks Blog
CAL Connect2012: GP User Event
Training: Intro to MR
Current Promotions
CAL Blog Posts
What Rob’s Your Time?


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*Fun Facts*


If hot water is suddenly poured into a glass that glass is more apt to break if it is thick than if it is thin. This is why test tubes are made of thin glass
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The CAL Zone e-newsletter is focused on our family of Microsoft Dynamics GP users. Stay up to date with current promotions to save you money plus tips & tricks and new tools to save you time. To view archived copies of previous newsletters click here.


Boost your Productivity on the Job

Take a look at a recent article from USAToday, about increasing your efficiency and effectiveness by understanding your own work patterns, knowing your strengths and focusing on specific goals.


Amber's Tips & Tricks
Using the Account Rollup Inquiry Screen to Summarize GL Activity

Use the Account Rollup Inquiry Options window to define the segment ranges and types of information you want to view in the Account Rollup Inquiry window.

Check out this month’s tip.


ISV Spotlight:  BizNet Software

BizNet Software, Inc. is a market leader for Microsoft Excel in-memory business reporting and business intelligence. BizNet’s Excel Business Information Suite is the most innovative and intuitive reporting solution on the market. It creates a user-friendly, drag & drop environment with live, real-time access to the most accurate and current data. BizNet’s Dynamics GP reporting and analysis solution provides a pre-built integration with more than 60 Excel functions allowing users to build their reports within minutes. Discover why FRx users, Microsoft Dynamics resellers, ISVs, and industry experts recommend BizNet Software as the top FRx replacement solution.


Where to Find Dynamics GP User Tips & Tricks?

Looking for GP tips and tricks? Of course you should subscribe to our monthly e-newsletter and attend CAL Connect2012 on May 8th, but now you have another option that is available to you 24/7. Visit the new CAL GP Tips & Tricks Blog. Browse by date, by most popular post or by category. Bookmark this page, or sign up for email alerts (top left corner), to make sure you don’t miss any new articles. www.calszone.com/gptipsblog 


Save The Date – May 8, 2012

Register for CAL Connect2012– Tuesday May 8, 2012 in Cromwell, CT. Enjoy a full day of training, learn how to get more from your GP solution and network with peers. Benefits of attending CAL Connect2012: Get the latest updates on Microsoft Dynamics GP Version 12 and GP Tips & Tricks Attend in depth training sessions designed to help you use GP better. Plan one on one interaction with the entire CAL team of experts. Network with your peers and industry experts. Meet vendors with products designed to maximize your Microsoft GP solution in the ISV Expo.


CAL Classroom Training

Back By Popular Demand!

Introduction to Management Reporter (for new GP / MR users)

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to build basic and advanced financial statements using Management Reporter.


Existing Customer Promotions

Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2012 Attendee Sales Offer
For a limited time Dynamics GP existing customers who attend Convergence 2012 in Houston, TX March 18-21, 2012, are eligible to receive a 20% discount on additional GP users and/or modules meeting in aggregate a minimum System Price List value of $2,500.
Expires: May 31, 2012

Reenrollment Award for Microsoft Dynamics GP
Renew your service plan and receive up to 20% off* your next qualifying license purchase, add users, purchase new modules or transition to Business Ready Licensing. Note: a minimum purchase of $2500 required. Purchase must be made at the same time as your Service Plan renewal. Discount is based on tenure of customer and consecutive years of being current on Microsoft Dynamics Service Plan. More Details.

Click here for a complete list of Microsoft Dynamics GP promotions


Recently Published CAL Blog Posts

Did you know that we regularly publish Dynamics GP tips & tricks and news on the CAL blog?

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Check out some of CAL’s Previous Posts


What Are the Top 3 Things that Rob You of Your Time?

Professional motivational speaker, Joy Baldridge, has conducted over 1,500 keynote and training sessions for more than 200 organizations including Time Warner, National Geographic, JP Morgan, Yale University and even Oprah. But on May 8th she will be at CAL Connect2012 in Cromwell, CT to motivate and inspire Microsoft Dynamics GP users in a highly entertaining, energetic, yet informative session you won’t want to miss. Her keynote will be: Targeting Your Time for Tangible Results.

To make the time management strategies meaningful to our clients we need your feedback: What are the top 3 things that rob you of your time? What is your biggest challenge regarding managing your time? And/or what would you most like to learn regarding managing your time?

Please email anyac@calszone.com with brief answers to these questions. The first 5 people to respond will get a $10 Dunkin Donuts gift card. (to give you that caffeine jolt you need now, before you learn how to manage your time). Register for CAL Connect2012 now – early bird pricing ends 3/8/12.

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