The Oakley ERP Blog

Guest Blog: Sage Integration Made Simple
Thursday April 21, 2016

Guest Blog: Sage Integration Made Simple The following guest blog by Luke Scott, Realisable provides an insight into integration with Sage software.

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How to keep your millennial staff happy and motivated?
Wednesday April 13, 2016

How to keep your millennial staff happy and motivated? Are your millennials dragging their heels? Are they giving less than they’ve got? Maybe it’s a matter of motivation from the business owner. As a business owner, it is your responsibility to keep your staff happy & motivated so that they will do the best job possible for your company. Here’s how.

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3 ways the Budget affects Business Owners
Monday April 4, 2016

3 ways the Budget affects Business Owners The following article focuses on how the Budget impacts upon business owners with a particular insight into accounting software requirements. Take a look at what our 3 main implications are.

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What can the Six Nations Rugby teach us about International Accounting?
Friday February 26, 2016

What can the Six Nations Rugby teach us about International Accounting? This tournament brings together competing nations into union for this once a year glorious event, much like managing an international business that requires bringing into alignment their many offices around the world into one holding company.

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Valentine’s Day – Rekindle your love and avoid an ERP mismatch
Thursday February 11, 2016

Valentine’s Day – Rekindle your love and avoid an ERP mismatch Be sure to avoid an ERP mismatch, take a look over our infographic explaining some key differences with Sage 200 and Sage 300.

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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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Sage New Year’s Resolutions – time to plan the diet ahead!
Monday January 4, 2016

After all that Christmas food and drink, I can imagine most people have either already started or are planning on a diet.

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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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Is your accounting software turning you to the Dark Side?
Thursday November 26, 2015

Is your accounting software turning you to the Dark Side? Star Wars the Force Awakens has received for the most part some excellent reviews and worldwide acceptance. Now we are to look forward to the next two episodes coming out in 2017 & 2019. But the real question...Is your accounting software turning you to the Dark Side?

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What The X Factor can teach Finance Directors about Accounting Software
Wednesday November 11, 2015

What The X Factor can teach Finance Directors about Accounting Software The X Factor is well underway with it only a matter of time until talk switches to whether it can produce a Christmas Number 1 single.

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Business Owner, Millennial & Generation X walk into a bar! Part 2
Thursday October 29, 2015

Business Owner, Millennial & Generation X walk into a bar! Part 2 I know they say never assume in life as you end up making a fool of yourself (or something along those lines), so rather than take for granted you have read Part 1 in our panel debate on Millennials and Generation X.

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Business Owner, Millennial & Generation X walk into a bar! Part 1
Wednesday October 28, 2015

Business Owner, Millennial & Generation X walk into a bar! Part 1 The topic of millennials is often seen trending around Social Networks, so we decided to have our own look at some key viewpoints on topics that arise in the workplace.

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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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Rugby World Cup 2015 – Does it take a superstar or a team to win it?
Tuesday September 15, 2015

The Rugby World Cup (RWC) is the greatest prize in rugby and one of the world’s most admired competitions having established itself as a key sporting event alongside the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup. The RWC is controlled by World Rugby and is contested every four years and has increasingly grown in size, stature and prominence to 20 teams.

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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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