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Inventory Management For Mac: How does Apple score?

Inventory Management For Mac:  good ones? Inventory Management For Mac A 2009 study by UBS revealed that Apple manages its inventory extremely well, beating competitors for effective supply chain management, sporting a 5 day buffer on average. According to Justin Berka at ArsTechnica, not considering inventory management for Mac: "Companies ...
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The Distance by 37 Signals

The Distance by 37 Signals (a few good stories)

Project management software giant 37 Signals just announced that they are changing their name to Basecamp (their strongest product), and focusing on its evolution exclusively, while spinning off their other apps. Its a big move for a company that is 15 years old, and a great example of how small ...
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ERP Accounting Jokes

Be audit you can be: Accounting jokes for everyone

We have been scouring the web for some good accounting humor to get through April. Here is a hand-full of teehees. We hope you appreciate them! Share your own with us on twitter at @acctvantage To start, there are always image posts. We found the best collection on Pinterest: Accounting Humor. ...
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The Real Cost of Open Source ERP (part 2)

[This article is #2 in a multi-post  |  To see Part 1, click here] Small to medium business enterprises who do not know about ERP should take a look at the comparison this article series offers regarding open source ERP and proprietary ERP. It is important to note that for ...
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The Real Cost of Open Source ERP (part 1)

The Real Cost of Open Source ERP Small to medium businesses will typically outgrow their off-the-shelf accounting software (Quickbooks, Quicken, Peachree, etc) when their distribution demands push the systems to their limits. At this point, inventory-centric businesses often dive into Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to integrate accounting, sales, production and ...
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Formula: Adding Hours in Microsoft Excel

Have you ever tried to add up hours in Excel? It’s kind of tricky… For all of its intelligence, when it comes to adding up time units, Excel can't guess how you want to track hours or how to display them, leaving you googling for solutions and voila! You come ...
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How #ERP Transforms Small Apparel Companies

If you are growing an apparel business, you've got it already: to succeed you have to manage continuously changing fashions and designs, assortments of all kinds, waste, size variation assembly, backstocking, the works. Inventory management for apparel businesses of all kinds is a big challenge. As the number of designs or products ...
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4 Most Common Quickbooks (for Mac) input errors

This is the time of year when many accountants and business owners have to clean up their mistakes from the previous year. For businesses that run on Mac computers, there can be a lot more clean-up work than their PC-anchored counterparts. To follow are the most common (and time consuming) ...
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Growth Hacking

Very few buzzwords stimulate the strong feelings and controversy associated with growth hacking. Every company needs sustainable growth to be successful. The idea that you can “hack” growth is alluring to some and offensive to others. Growth hacking sounds a lot like “overnight success” to people working diligently to grow ...
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4 Reasons to Shed Quickbooks for Mac 2015

Why Switch QuickBooks® is a terrific tool for many small companies just getting started. It is quick and cheap to implement and you likely know somebody that has used it before.  But when does QuickBooks® stop being the right choice?  Here are four things our clients have told us about ...
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