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Bob’s Barbecue – The Absurdity of the Billable Hour

I’m always looking for ways to demonstrate the absurdity and inherent risk to businesses like yours who work with software consultants (or CPAs or attorneys) who bill for their time.

This past January at the international VeraSage conference, I was… Continue reading

Sage Releases MAS 90 and MAS 200 4.4 Product Update 5

The fifth Sage MAS 90 and MAS 200 4.4 Product Update — 4.40.0.5 — is now available.  The update contains several core features and functionality enhancements in Accounts Payable, Inventory Management and Library Master.  The 2011 941 Form… Continue reading

Updated: Sage MAS 90/200 Product Roadmap

On July 21, Sage issued an updated roadmap describing added features and details about upcoming versions.  These roadmaps are published and updated on a regular basis to provide a guide for upcoming versions of Sage MAS 90/200.

The next… Continue reading

How To Reduce IT Costs and Stress

How can your small- to mid-sized business drastically reduce Information Technology (IT) costs and minimize the stresses of dealing with IT?  The answer is in the clouds.

Almost a year ago we completely eliminated our Exchange and Sharepoint servers.… Continue reading

Updated: Sage MAS 90/200 Product Roadmap

On February 18 I published an article (February 18 article) about Sage’s roadmap for upcoming versions and product updates in MAS 90/200.  By accessing the link below you’ll find a new roadmap published by Sage in March.… Continue reading

New Requirements for Customers Who Accept Credit Cards

Recent new requirements established by the five major credit card networks will most likely affect your company’s ability to accept credit cards.  These new standards are referred to as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS) and were… Continue reading

FRx To Be Replaced: New Financial Reporting Tool for Sage MAS 90/MAS 200/MAS 500

FRx, the financial report writer used with MAS 90 and MAS 200, will no longer be sold by Microsoft after December 31, 2010.  Sage will provide support for FRx through December 31, 2012.

Sage has officially announced that Excel-based… Continue reading

New Webinar – PlanetTogether’s Scheduling Optimizes your Resources

Join us for a Webinar on August 11

PlanetTogether’s Scheduling Optimizes your Resources

  • Advanced Planning & Scheduling systems save time and money
  • Allocate work to your resources based on your rules and requirements
  • Consider resource and material availability to enable… Continue reading

New Webinar – 17 Things You Should Be Doing Right Now To Reduce Outstanding Accounts Receivable

Join us for a Webinar on April 7

17 Things You Should Be Doing Right Now To Reduce Outstanding Accounts Receivable

1.  Create A Plan
2.  Provide Timely & Accurate Information
3.  Develop KPIs
4.  Define… Continue reading

Sage MAS 500 Product Roadmap

Sage MAS 500 Version 7.3 has been available for a number of months now.  Major features include a new Credit Card Processing module, new Business Insights Explorer Views, numerous enhancements to Inventory, Purchase Order and Sales Order, as well… Continue reading