Navision Microsoft Dynamics NAV – How to setup Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) for the CPA

Here is an overview of how to properly setup the COGS account in Navision. When a purchase of inventory is made, 4 accounts are hit: Inventory A/P Purchases Direct Cost Applied When the items are sold, 4 accounts are hit: Inventory A/R Sales COGS In this case, the COGS is automatically calculated and posted to [...]

2012-03-05T01:50:10+00:00 March 5th, 2012|General ERP articles|Comments Off on Navision Microsoft Dynamics NAV – How to setup Cost of Goods Sold (COGS) for the CPA

Navision Tip. Use the built in calculator!

Did you know that you can do math in any number field in Navision? In any field that will take a number, such as quantity or price, you can enter a formula and Nav will calculate the answer for you. This formula can use the operators +, -, *, and / for addition, subtraction, multiplication [...]

2012-02-20T12:17:12+00:00 February 20th, 2012|General ERP articles|Comments Off on Navision Tip. Use the built in calculator!

Microsoft Dynamics NAV (Navision) Free educational and training webinar series.

Join us for a free educational webinar series Microsoft Dynamics Nav is an extremely robust tool. Take full advantage of the functionality Nav offers with the help of our expert. Chris Young, a Clients First Partner. Chris will enhance your knowledge and help you to leverage the power of Navision by providing instructional demonstrations and [...]

2010-07-19T09:51:42+00:00 July 19th, 2010|Microsoft Dynamics NAV|Comments Off on Microsoft Dynamics NAV (Navision) Free educational and training webinar series.

What has changed with MAS90 and MAS200 throughout the past version updates

I found a well hidden section on the Sage website that outlines all of the enhancements that has occurred with every release going all the way back to version 3.50 (circa 1997) I turned this section into a PDF document that you can take with you.  It goes all the way up to the brand new Version 4.40 [...]

2010-03-02T08:21:09+00:00 March 2nd, 2010|General ERP articles|Comments Off on What has changed with MAS90 and MAS200 throughout the past version updates

mas 90 software – MAS 90 and MAS 200 Current Literature and Brochure Links Here

Here are links to most of the current brochures for the Sage MAS90 and MAS200 line of products. Enhancements and Modules What’s New in Sage MAS 90 and 200 4.3 What’s New in Sage MAS 90 and 200 4.2 Sage MAS 90 4.1 Enhancements Sage MAS 200 4.05 Release Sage MAS 200 SQL 3.72 Release [...]

2010-02-28T13:42:05+00:00 February 28th, 2010|SAGE|Comments Off on mas 90 software – MAS 90 and MAS 200 Current Literature and Brochure Links Here

SAP Business One 8.8 – Significantly Faster than 2007

Unlike the trend in most software, SAP just proved that their upcoming 8.8 release is significantly faster than the prior release, 2007a. Test were done on transaction entry, both standalone and chained.  Reporting performance was also tested.  In addition, changes to back end processing occurred so that much less data is ‘locked’ and for a [...]

2009-11-12T15:47:58+00:00 November 12th, 2009|Reporting, SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One 8.8 – Significantly Faster than 2007

SAP Business One 8.8 – What's New?

Here is a new overview guide of what’s new in the upcoming release of SAP Business One 8.8 scheduled for Q1 2010. Highlights include: Full native SAP Business Objects Crystal Reports Integration All built in forms are now Crystal Based Most built in reports are Crystal Based Custom reports can be created and added in [...]

2009-09-22T07:08:18+00:00 September 22nd, 2009|SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One 8.8 – What's New?

Year end and Closing MAS90 and MAS200 – Order Matters

MAS90 & MAS200 Order of Closing Are you responsible for closing the year in your MAS 90 or MAS 200 accounting system?  Year-end and Period End processing is a vitally important step in keeping your data healthy. Many modules maintain buckets of data by year (year-to-date, prior-year, etc.). These data elements are reinitialized during year-end [...]

2009-09-08T11:45:36+00:00 September 8th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on Year end and Closing MAS90 and MAS200 – Order Matters

Efficiency Never Goes Out of Style

Today’s business world is filled with buzz words that change from year to year as business improvement techniques come and go. I recently read an article on résumés that emphasized such terms as “team player”, “results oriented”, etc., have gone the way of the dinosaurs. Process improvement models such as TQM (Total Quality Management) have [...]

2009-08-08T01:09:23+00:00 August 8th, 2009|Industry Insights|Comments Off on Efficiency Never Goes Out of Style

Mobile Sales for Dynamics NAV (Navision)

Here is an overview of how the workflow operates in a Windows Mobile environment that allows you to manage orders with Dynamics NAV (Navision) via a mobile device. It fully integrates with order processing, crm, and other distribution modules. Dynamics NAV Mobile Sales

2009-08-07T13:56:32+00:00 August 7th, 2009|Microsoft Dynamics NAV|Comments Off on Mobile Sales for Dynamics NAV (Navision)

MAS 90 NJ & MAS 200 NJ Pricing – Reminder, 50% off Small Business Bundle

This is just a reminder that Sage’s pricing promotions run quarterly and the next Quarter End is September 30, 2009.  Sage currently allows you to buy the Small Business Distribution Edition which includes pretty much all the financials, distribution and some manufacturing modules for 5 concurrent users for $7,450 and even includes 6 months of [...]

2009-07-27T04:20:07+00:00 July 27th, 2009|General ERP articles|Comments Off on MAS 90 NJ & MAS 200 NJ Pricing – Reminder, 50% off Small Business Bundle

Microsoft Dynamics AX & NAV (Navision) Sales and Product Configurator

Sales and Product Configurator Does your ‘make-to-order’ or ‘engineer-to-order’ product come with a variety of options that change each time a product is ordered? Do you need to establish rules to know when you can select which o-ring to use based on product usage and rating? Do you need to create configurable subassemblies as well [...]

2009-07-24T14:16:35+00:00 July 24th, 2009|Made-to-Order Manufacturing, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Microsoft Dynamics NAV|Comments Off on Microsoft Dynamics AX & NAV (Navision) Sales and Product Configurator

SAP Business One Job Costing – Enprise Video Web Demos

Here are links to pre-recorded demonstrations of the Enprise Job Costing for SAP Business One solution.  These are the most current available using the latest version of the solution. Enprise is designed for companies who work on projects.  It allows the capture of time and expenses to Job's and to be able to bill out [...]

2009-07-17T03:41:27+00:00 July 17th, 2009|Made-to-Order Manufacturing, Professional Services, SAP Business One|Comments Off on SAP Business One Job Costing – Enprise Video Web Demos

Office 2010…Clippy Returns…

I give Microsoft credit.  They are pulling out all stops in their new campaign to generate buzz around the forthcoming Office 2010 suite.  There is a full site called www.office2010themovie.com and we’ve got one of the ‘trailers’ here! Enjoy!      

2009-07-15T13:58:00+00:00 July 15th, 2009|Industry Insights|Comments Off on Office 2010…Clippy Returns…