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The CAL Zone – ERP Tips & Tricks Newsletter – February 2018

  • 18 New Features in Dynamics GP 2018
  • Attend GPUG CT Chapter Q1 Meeting
  • Top Ten Blog Posts in 2017
  • ISV Spotlight: Document Management
  • Are Early Risers More Productive?
  • Save The Date for CAL Connect2018
  • Dynamics GP Blog Posts, Dynamics GP Promotions and Upcoming GP Add-On Webinars

By | 2018-02-19T20:42:09+00:00 February 19th, 2018|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, CAL Zone Newsletter, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on The CAL Zone – ERP Tips & Tricks Newsletter – February 2018

Dynamics GP Tip: Beware of Maintain Inactive Accounts Option in Year End Closing

One thing that I learned the hard way during the Year-End close process is related to a newer checkbox in the Year-End Closing window. I hope that sharing my “not so fun” story will help others avoid this in the future.

By | 2016-11-29T11:11:02+00:00 November 29th, 2016|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP Tips, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Year/Month End Closing Tips|Comments Off on Dynamics GP Tip: Beware of Maintain Inactive Accounts Option in Year End Closing

How to Choose a Password That is Secure and Easy to Remember

A good analogy for a password is a lock on your front door. It is the first line of defense of protecting your valuables. Hardly anyone would argue against a lock on their door and we’ve come to (reluctantly) accept that access to the resources stored on our computers which hold valuable information should be afforded similar protections.

By | 2016-09-28T11:07:13+00:00 September 28th, 2016|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Microsoft Dynamics GP|Comments Off on How to Choose a Password That is Secure and Easy to Remember

Why I Don’t Trust Expensive ERP Discovery Studies

I hate it when companies are over-sold by a salesperson. In my experience, one of the most guaranteed ways to buy more than you need is to pay for an expensive discovery report before you buy Dynamics GP. I just met with a distribution company using Microsoft Dynamics GP. They had paid $12,000 to a large Dynamics GP partner for a “business analysis”.  I saw a copy of the report. I was not impressed.  Now, almost 2 years later this company is way over budget and they are still not where they should be at this point.

By | 2016-09-08T19:11:37+00:00 September 8th, 2016|CAL ERP Tips & Tricks Blog, Dynamics GP Upgrade Resources, Microsoft Dynamics GP, Why Choose CAL?, Why Choose Dynamics GP|Comments Off on Why I Don’t Trust Expensive ERP Discovery Studies