Are you putting off business opportunities because your current accounting systems can’t support you? Part of fostering a successful business is the capability to manage growth. You will get to the point as your business matures where you are adding employees, suppliers and vendors, and a growing list of customers. Steady development and expanding operations into a new state, or even a new country, creates a new set of challenges that basic accounting software, simply can’t handle. If you are spending more time on repeated data entry, creating spreadsheets, and manually calculating varying sales taxes, then you on the way to a short road to data mishandling and mistakes.
QuickBooks can be inadequate in the comprehensive functionality growing businesses and expansions. When businesses request the need to support multiple sales tax rates, multiple currencies, and the sophistication to deal with a global economy. QuickBooks can require extra data entry and the workarounds add time to finish your business processes. What should only take a few minutes or hours ends up taking days or longer. You know you’ve outgrown QuickBooks if you’re creating work-arounds to deal with business growth.
Make the Move to Microsoft Dynamics GP. Adding new office locations, working with vendors in other states or countries, and transitioning to the global marketplace requires a scalable and robust business management system. A Microsoft business solution can be just what you need to expand your reach. With the right technology, you can identify new business opportunities and not be afraid to take the steps to capitalize on new business growth.
“Microsoft Dynamics provides us with a working strategy that fits well with developing and maintaining critical business solutions. Now we can focus on scaling our operation and developing new product offerings to support our customers.”- Travis Perkins, Director of IT at EMIT Technologies
Making the move from Quickbooks to Dynamics GP is easy. Based on your needs, simply choose the Core Package or the Advanced Package and we’ll take it from there! You’ll be up and running in no time. You can count on a business solution from Microsoft to help you support and grow your business. Join us next week when we explore the next growing pain: needing a trusted advisor to take your business to the next level.
This blog series addresses some of the common signs businesses like yours are outgrowing QuickBooks and how a business solution from Microsoft helps keep you on the path of growth. If you missed the previous postings, you can view them here: