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 April 2012     The CAL Zone – GP Tips & Tricks Newsletter 

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CAL Connect2012
Free Dynamics GP Tools
ISV Spotlight: Metafile
Tips for More Productive Business Meetings
Current Promotions
CAL Blog Posts
Microsoft Customer Webinars


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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.

Only 20 Seats Left For CAL Connect2012 on May 8th

There is still time to register for CAL Connect2012 on May 8th but seats are going fast. Join us and over 100 local Microsoft Dynamics GP users in Cromwell, CT for a full day of Dynamics GP training and networking. The day includes: 1 Keynote Address, 2 General Sessions, 15 Breakout Sessions, 20 ISV Partners and 1 iPad 3 to give away! Bring your whole team for a “think tank” session outside the office. (Hint: Come early for the gourmet Belgian waffle bar.) So register now before we reach our limit.

Plus – all SalesPad software users are invited to a special DayOne SalesPad User Group session on Monday May 7th 8:30-11:30am.

51 Microsoft Dynamics GP Tools Now Available Free

As of March 26, 2012 the Professional Services Tools Library (PSTL) for Microsoft Dynamics GP is available at no additional cost.

These tools used to add $750-$1500 each to the
cost of Microsoft Dynamics GP. This suite includes 35 core tools plus 16 more that can be added separately. They help Microsoft Dynamics customers consolidate and change critical data throughout their entire system, without rekeying data in multiple places

One of these tools might just add the functionality your team has been waiting for. If you are interested in evaluating PSTL for your GP system contact CAL 860-485-0910. Read our blog article for a
full description of all PSTL tools

ISV Spotlight:  Metafile

Metafile Information Systems, Inc. develops paperless document management and workflow applications serving accounts payable, accounts receivable and human resources departments in middle-market and large businesses nationwide

This application,
MetaViewer, will enhance your Microsoft Dynamics GP solution by adding integrated eInvoicing, workflow, document imaging and dashboard views of all your financial processes. MetaViewer combined with ERP will automate your entire Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable processes.

For more information, visit

on our Marketplace.

6 Tips for More Productive and Successful Business Meetings

Business meetings can be a great way to get your team on board with their goals and to hear about new ideas; however, these meetings can waste everyone’s time if they are not properly managed. Find out
6 tips for a more productive & successful business meeting.

Existing Customer Promotions

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

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Microsoft Dynamics GP promotions

Recently Published CAL Blog Posts

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Microsoft Upcoming Existing Customer Webinars

Thursday May 10: Why SmartList Builder? (Level 100
Wednesday May 16: Transitioning from Module-Based Licensing to Business-Ready Licensing (Level 100
Thursday June 7: Get More from Your Data with Microsoft Dynamics GP Business Intelligence Solutions

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