JOVACO’s Top ERP and CRM Blogs for 2020
Every month, JOVACO contributes articles to various external publications. These blog posts cover a wide range of subjects to help you optimize the use of your ERP and CRM business management solutions. To kick off the new year, here are our most popular blog posts submitted to our partner websites ERP Software Blog and CRM Software Blog in 2020.
12 Days of JOVACO Project, part 2: Learn more about JOVACO project tools
Last week, we presented you the 12 days of JOVACO to highlight some of the project tools and benefits offered by our project management solution, JOVACO Project. Read the second part of this blog to learn more about the possibilities available to you by implementing JOVACO's business management solutions within your organization!
12 Days of JOVACO Project, part 1: Learn more about JOVACO Project tools
To end the year on a high note, we have decided to present you the 12 Days of JOVACO, highlighting a few of the project tools available with our project management solution. This blog in two parts presents some of the ways project-based and professional services firms can benefit from JOVACO Project, hopefully in an entertaining way!
One week in the Lifecycle of a Project with JOVACO Project
Project management involves different teams and users that all need access to the same project data under different angles. As such, JOVACO has developed a solution that includes specialized modules allowing each team to contribute to the organization's projects quickly and efficiently. Read our blog post to see how this works throughout an entire week in the lifecycle of a project.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Enhanced with 2020 Release Wave 2
The 2020 Microsoft Dynamics 365 release wave 2 brought numerous enhancements and features to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. As such, the latest ERP solution of the Microsoft Dynamics family now benefits from improvements at all levels. Read our article to find out more about the new features now available for Business Central.
New Timesheet Features for Project-Based Firms
At JOVACO, we develop our products in partnership with our clients to meet the actual needs of professional services firms and project-based firms. Our timesheet and expense report application, TEDI Time and Expenses, has been enhanced this year based on our clients' feedback. Read on to discover how project-based firms can benefit from advanced timesheet features.
Why Customize Your Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM Solution
Several tools are at your disposal to customize your customer relationship management (CRM) solution: for example, dashboard, workflows and automated processes, to name only a few. Read our article to see the benefits you can obtain by adapting your Microsoft Dynamics 365 solution to your specific needs and how to achieve this.
Long-Term Growth: An Important Factor in the Choice of Your New Solution
By implementing a scalable ERP or CRM solution, you can support your long-term activities and growth. Make sure to take your current and future objectives into consideration when selecting your new business management solution to reduce your long-term costs and change management. Our article will provide you a few tricks to this end.
Microsoft Dynamics GP 18.3 Now Available
Microsoft Dynamics GP 18.3 is now available, providing users with new features and improvements aiming to automate processes. These improvements mainly pertain to 4 aspects of the application, namely finances, system enhancements, distribution and human resources, not to mention top requested features.
Dynamics 365 2020 Release Wave 2 Now Available
Hundreds of improvements and new features are now available via the cloud for all Microsoft Dynamics 365 modules. Indeed, users can now benefit from these new features starting October 1 with the 2020 release wave 2. Read on to know what new features are available for the CRM modules of the Dynamics 365 platform.
Top 5 Project Accounting Features for Successful Project Management
Between COVID-19 and technologies evolving faster than ever, most organizations face a ton of pressure to keep up with all this disruption. As such, it's essential that professional services firms have the right tools in place to ensure the success of their projects. Here are 5 features that your project management solution should offer to ensure you deliver successful projects every time.
Optimizing your ERP and CRM Microsoft Dynamics solutions for Remote Work
Cloud, approval workflows, integrated timesheets: see which tools are at your disposal to support your operations remotely while your employees work from home, and kick off the digital transformation of your business.
Support Remote Work with a Web-based Timesheet
Communication and approval issues are more apparent now that so many organizations operate remotely. Advanced timesheet features can help you improve the collection and approval process of your organization's timesheets, even as your employees work from home.
Why Professional Service Firms Need a Powerful Project Accounting Solution
Most ERP or accounting systems have a project accounting or job cost module, but features specific to professional services are essential to properly manage your projects. If you have a professional services firm, make sure your system offers these features.
New eBook: The Elements of a Successful Implementation
JOVACO has created a complete guide to accompany you through the selection and implementation of your new business management solution. Whether you're looking to implement an ERP or CRM solution or even an industry-specific tool, this eBook will give you a better idea of what to expect and how to ensure the success of your implementation project.
Why Engineering Firms are Choosing JOVACO Project and Microsoft Dynamics to Sustain the Growth Across their Organizations
Read our case study to find out how an engineering firm experienced very quick growth was able to benefit from the capabilities of JOVACO Project to improve the management of its projects and the visibility on its operations to ensure the success of its expansion.
New White Paper Released: Migrate your CRM to the Cloud
We get asked a lot of questions from organizations looking to move their customer relationship management solution to the cloud from its current on-premises installation. For this reason, we took the top questions asked and put them together into a white paper so that you have all your answers in one place.
Tax Update Soon Available for Microsoft Dynamics GP
A mid-year tax update will soon be available for the Microsoft Dynamics GP Canadian payroll module, reflecting provincial changes effective in British Columbia and the Yukon and correcting an error calculation to the Quebec Parental Insurance Plan rate.
What to Do with Your Free Time this Summer
Summertime usually means a slowdown of operations, making it the perfect time to check a few things off your to-do list. At JOVACO, we’ve been working hard to make progress on projects that have been neglected during the rest of the year. Here are a few things to pass the time this summer that we hope will inspire you.
How to Determine if Your Projects are Really Profitable
If your profits are not increasing despite a high occupation rate and new projects, you may have to look more closely at the profitability of your projects. Read our article to find out how to manage and calculate your costs more accurately to obtain the real profitability of your projects.
Where to Learn More about Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central
Looking for a new ERP system? Start off your research on the right foot with these different resources on Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and the various Microsoft business management solutions available as well as what to look for in a new implementation partner.
New eBook Released: 9 Questions Nobody Asks Their ERP Partner…But Should
As a member of ERP Software Blog, we work together with other Microsoft Dynamics partners specialized in the implementation of ERP solutions to publish eBooks. Our most recent publication is 9 Questions Nobody Asks Their ERP Partner...But Should, an important guide to choosing the right system and implementation partner for your organization.
Leave Request Management Now Available with JOVACO Project Timesheets
JOVACO is proud to announce the launch of our most recent timesheet feature, leave request management. This new features makes it possible to make a leave or vacation request directly from the timesheet application and facilitates the approval process.
What’s the difference between Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Office 365?
Microsoft has launched numerous new products over the past few years, offering a ton of benefits to businesses. However, all these new products and changes can be confusing. One of the questions we are often asked is the difference between Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft Office 365. Read our article to know more about the difference between the two.
New Features Available for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central
New features and enhancements are now available for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central with the first wave of the 2020 launch for Microsoft Dynamics 365. Read our article to find out more about these new features.
Who should be in the implementation team for your new solution?
Implementing a new business management solution within your organization does not only involve your provider. In average, the client has to invest as many hours as their implementation partner throughout the project. But who should you choose for your implementation team? Read our article to find out.
The Benefits of Microsoft Dynamics GP Approval Workflows
Microsoft Dynamics GP offers several tools that facilitate remote working, including approval workflows, which facilitate the use of your solution while reducing the risk of errors and the amount of manual processes.
The Difference Between Professional and Enterprise for Dynamics 365 Sales and Customer Service
One of the questions our clients ask most frequently is the difference between Dynamics 365 Professional and Enterprise. Here are the main differences between these two types of licenses.
2020 Release Wave 1 Coming Up in April for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Solutions
New features will be available in April for Microsoft Dynamics 365 business management solutions, allowing organizations to increase client satisfaction and to facilitate their daily processes.
Switch to Online Payments with Electronic Fund Transfers in Microsoft Dynamics GP
Find out how Electronic Fund Transfers (EFT) can facilitate the payment of your invoices directly from Dynamics GP while social-distancing measures are in place.
Upcoming Changes to Team Member Licenses for Microsoft Dynamics 365
Team Member licenses for Microsoft Dynamics 365 have restrictions since October 2018 that were not enforced by Microsoft but which will be after December 31, 2020.
Financial Aid and Tax Credits Available to Quebec SMBs for the Optimization of their Business with ERP and CRM Management Systems
If you are considering investing in a new integrated management system for your organization, now is the time to take the leap: Quebec SMBs in a variety of industries can now benefit from financial aid and tax credits. The goal of these initiatives is to help Quebec organizations improve their efficiency and productivity, better support the growth of their business, and remain competitive on global markets with the implementation of management systems.
Keeping Your Business and Customer Data Secure with the Cloud
Today is Safer Internet Day! See how the cloud can help you offer your customers a safer Internet experience.
JOVACO Named ERP Software Blog Top Member
JOVACO is proud to have been named Top Member by our partner site ERP Software Blog for our contributions throughout 2019.
Top 5 JOVACO Articles Published on CRM Software Blog in 2019
Every month, JOVACO contributes our CRM expertise to our partner website CRM Software Blog. Here are our top 5 articles for the year 2019.
Top 5 JOVACO Articles Published on ERP Software Blog in 2019
Every month, JOVACO contributes our ERP expertise to our partner website ERP Software Blog. Here are our top 5 articles for the year 2019.
Year-End Tips and Tricks for Microsoft Dynamics GP
Here are a few tips and tricks to ensure that your year-end closing procedure for Microsoft Dynamics GP goes smoothly.
The Year-End Tax Update for the Dynamics GP Canadian Payroll Module Available Soon
The tax update for the Microsoft Dynamics GP Canadian payroll module should be released around December 20. Here is what you should know in the meantime.
One Size Does Not Fit All: Finding the Right CRM Solution for Your Organization
The flexibility of a CRM solution such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement is one of its main benefits, but the various CRM solutions on the market all have their differences. How to choose the one that best fits your organization?
Dynamics GP October 2019 Feature of the Day Roundup #4
Here is our fourth roundup of Microsoft Dynamics GP October 2019 features of the day announced by Microsoft.
JOVACO Spotlight: Tania Konczynski
Curious to know more about the people behind JOVACO? Ever wondered what it’s like to work with us? For this first JOVACO Spotlight, meet Tania Konczynski, our Director of Sales and Marketing!
Dynamics GP October 2019 Feature of the Day Roundup #3
Here is our third roundup of Microsoft Dynamics GP October 2019 features of the day announced by Microsoft.
Dynamics GP October 2019 Feature of the Day Roundup #2
Here is our roundup of Microsoft Dynamics GP October 2019 features of the day announced by Microsoft.
New Version and Three-Year Roadmap Announced for Dynamics GP
The next version of Microsoft Dynamics GP will be released on the week of October 7, 2019. With this new version, the branding for Dynamics GP will be consistent with other products such as Microsoft Dynamics 365.
JOVACO proud to have sponsored The One National Conference
JOVACO attended The One National Conference, one of the largest CPA gatherings in Canada, which took place this year on September 23 and 24 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal. We are proud to have been part of this 6th edition of the conference by participating as an exhibitor and by sponsoring the coffee […]
Case Study: Better Project Control with Power BI Dashboards
JOVACO loves Microsoft Power BI, and not without reason: this business intelligence solution takes your data analysis and visualization capabilities to the next level with an array of powerful tools. Customizable dashboards and diagrams provide firms with the specific data they need in an easily consumable format, providing new insights for better decisions. Power BI […]
New Microsoft Dynamics 365 Features Available Now
The second 2019 feature release wave for Microsoft Dynamics 365 is now available in early access! General availability for these features is planned for October, but organizations can already try them out and activate them within their environment. JOVACO has already installed these new functionalities and is currently in the process of analyzing them so […]
How the cloud and Microsoft Teams are helping with the digital transformation of organizations
The subject of digital transformation was at the heart of the annual Microsoft Inspire conference, which JOVACO recently attended in Las Vegas, NV. Bringing together all of Microsoft’s products for three days of conferences and information sessions, Inspire truly represents the vision of “One Microsoft” of recent years. This vision is further realized with Microsoft […]
Even More Information Available on JOVACO’s Website
JOVACO’s website has been updated to redesign the Industries section and add a new Resources section, offering a ton of information regarding JOVACO’s and Microsoft’s products and solutions.
Leveraging Dimensions in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is well-known for the flexibility it offers: from the interface to the integration with other Microsoft products, it provides a highly flexible and customizable experience. Even reporting is greatly facilitated, thanks to the notion of dimensions, which let you review financials based on the values that are most relevant to […]
Migrating to the Cloud from an Obsolete Version of the CRM
One of the main benefits of a cloud-based CRM solution such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement is that it’s updated automatically. However, in the case of on-premises systems, it’s not rare that organizations choose to push back their migration, sometimes for several years. Although you may save time and money in the short term, […]
The Magic of Tidying Up Your CRM Before Migrating to the Cloud
Time to channel Marie Kondo and do some tidying up: migrating your customer relationship management system to a cloud-based solution like Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement is the perfect occasion to clean up your database. As mentioned in our article What to Consider Before Migrating Your CRM, database volume and disk space are important considerations […]
What to Consider Before Migrating Your CRM
The migration of any system requires some thought and planning. As mentioned in our previous article How to Migrate Your On-Premises CRM to the Cloud, the migration of your customer relationship management solution offers a good opportunity to redefine the needs of your organization and optimize its processes. For this reason, JOVACO starts any migration […]
How to Migrate Your On-Premises CRM to the Cloud
The cloud is an important aspect of any digital transformation, and for this reason organizations may want to consider migrating their on-premises CRM to the cloud. In our recent article, we talked about the benefits of doing so, namely in terms of accessibility, security and flexibility, not to mention reduced costs related to infrastructure and […]
5 Reasons to Migrate Your On-Premises CRM to the Cloud
The cloud is an increasingly important aspect of business management solutions, and not without reason: a cloud-based customer relationship management solution such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement offers many benefits, with new functionalities released continuously and sometimes only available from the cloud. But what does migrating your CRM to the cloud mean for your […]
Temporary solution to display webpages in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Outlook
Following the release of the October 2017 Microsoft Outlook security update, users have reported that the Web client for Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Outlook now fails to render webpages in Outlook. As such, the following message is displayed instead: “Waiting for a page to be retrieved from a CRM server…” (in French: “Récupération de page […]
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