The Oakley ERP Blog

Sage 50 – Not So Fast and You’re Furious?
Thursday September 1, 2016

Sage 50 – Not So Fast and You’re Furious? The following article takes a look at one of the leading small business accounting packages on the market. Excuse the pun on the article title, I must admit I recently re-watched The Fast & Furious movie franchise...Continue reading.

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Olympic Edition - The Cloud or On Premise - Who's taking the gold?
Friday August 19, 2016

Olympic Edition - The Cloud or On Premise - Who's taking the gold? The Olympics always provide us with a lesson in what hard work, dedication and motivation can help you achieve. Find out how to take home the gold with your Sage deployment options.

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Why you should avoid an ERP Project
Thursday June 23, 2016

Why you should avoid an ERP Project The following article looks at an ERP Project and explores the best time to implement a new system. While in truth perhaps there is never a good time, but you are considering changing ERP system for a reason and the long term benefit will outweigh the short term pain. Discover more here

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Sage 200 2016 new CRM but what about the old one?
Monday June 13, 2016

Sage 200 2016 new CRM but what about the old one? In this article we explore the new CRM available with Sage 200 2016 and examine what happens if you are new to CRM with Sage 200 or are already an existing Sage 200 customer using the old CRM and want to upgrade to 2016.

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5 Areas Finance Managers Should Invest In Over 2016
Thursday June 2, 2016

5 Areas Finance Managers Should Invest In Over 2016 The following blog article explores 5 areas that every finance manager should consider investing into over 2016. Discover our thoughts on the industry here.

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5 ways to stop your business growing
Thursday May 5, 2016

5 ways to stop your business growing The following guide highlights 5 ways in which you can stop your business growing. While it is very rare that a business owner would consciously want to stop growth, it is surprising how easy it is to unintentionally achieve this goal. Take a look and check you are not doing any of these...

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January Sales – an accounting software dilemma
Wednesday January 13, 2016

January Sales – an accounting software dilemma In actual fact the January Sales appeared to start pre-Christmas last year and much like everything in life it seems we are being rushed through the seasons (I happened to spot Easter chocolates in the shops on Boxing Day) and subjected to an almost constant promotional sales discount in our personal lives.

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Ac-counting on a good Christmas
Wednesday December 16, 2015

Ac-counting on a good Christmas Before starting this festive edition for our blog, I will start off by asking where has the year gone?

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A Sage Business Partner 2015 Seasonal Recap
Thursday December 10, 2015

A Sage Business Partner 2015 Seasonal Recap As another year comes to a close, it’s that time for a seasonal recap of 2015. Firstly on behalf of the team at Oakley, we would like to wish you all happiness throughout the festive season.

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Concur and Sage accounting software – a Realisable match!
Wednesday December 2, 2015

Concur the leading provider of spend management solutions has announced an exciting integration with Realisable IMan for Sage 200 and Sage 300, the Realisable Concur Connector.

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5 spooky scares to avoid this Halloween with your accounting software
Wednesday October 28, 2015

5 spooky scares to avoid this Halloween with your accounting software The Halloween festivities are drawing us towards that spooky 31st October, parties are being planned, costumes are being purchased and pumpkins are being carved and crafted. However this is no time to conjure up a scare, as no one wants a business accounting nightmare.

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5p carrier charge – A mental accounting conundrum
Friday October 16, 2015

The 5p carrier bag charge came into effect across England on the 5th October 2015 and you would have to be living under a rock to not be aware of the controversy it’s causing.

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Bake Off – avoiding a soggy bottom line
Wednesday September 23, 2015

The Great British Bake Off is one of the more popular summer shows in the UK and offers a number of lessons we can all learn for our business from the Bake Off Tent.

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Making your life easier in Sage 300 – Part 2
Tuesday September 8, 2015

Following on from our previous edition, part 2 in our series focuses on two other useful applications you can load up from using the shortcut keys in Sage 300.

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5 reasons to change your accounting software
Thursday September 3, 2015

5 reasons to change your accounting software This article brings the focus firmly back to our business and explores 5 reasons to change your accounting software.

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Transfer Deadline Day – The dangers of leaving it to the last minute
Friday August 28, 2015

Transfer Deadline Day – The dangers of leaving it to the last minute The following article takes a look at the English Premier League and how leaving business decisions to the last minute can impact on short and long term goals.

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Sage Infographic – Work Life Balance
Monday August 17, 2015

The following Infographic helps you discover your type when it comes to work life balance, take a look and determine whether you’re classed as Family Focused, Regular & Reliable, Flexible or Dynamic.

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Pitching ERP to the Dragon’s
Wednesday August 12, 2015

Pitching ERP to the Dragon’s After identifying the need to implement an ERP solution, you will have gone through the various stages to select the correct ERP solution that compliments your business requirements the best.

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Making your life easier – Sage 300 Training – Part 1
Wednesday August 12, 2015

Why not start thinking about speeding up your performance in Sage 300 with these time saving Tips and Tricks to become a Sage 300 Pro?

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Sage 200 Keyboard Shortcuts
Wednesday August 12, 2015

After making the investment and commitment to move to Sage 200 for your Business ERP solution, it is essential to look at ways to get the most out of the system.

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