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There are a variety of reasons why a company may choose to implement enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. For some organizations, implementation comes as a result of outgrowing the system that’s already in place, which may even be obsolete at this point in time. Some look to enterprise resource planning software as a tool for boosting productivity, hoping it will help to improve each staff member’s level of efficiency. Regardless of why enterprise resource planning software is being considered, it’s important to take a few steps before implementation occurs. Here are a few things to focus on prior to implementing…

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In business, clear and easy communication is exceptionally important. As video calls become a standard in many organizations, it’s still a surprise to know that plenty of users are winging it along. If your video calls keep failing, here are a few mistakes you might be making: Going with the regular settings Using that video conferencing program for the first time? After you test it to make sure it works, take the time to adjust the default settings, from the microphone settings to the camera angles and everything else in between. Otherwise, you could end up with an unflattering camera…

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What worries you most in running your business? For many small business owners, the threat of fraud is something to keep them up at night. That said you do not have to left the fear of fraud ruin your daily business activities. By implementing a tough anti-fraud program at your business, you can likely steer clear of it. So, are you ready to get to work on keeping fraud out of your company’s life? Where Do You Start? To do all you can to keep fraud from impacting your company’s bottom line, keep in mind the following: 1. Your customers…

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Canada may have earned its spot on the top 10 list of happiest countries in the world, but it’s certainly not the most financially literate. According to the 2009 Canadian Financial Capability Survey (CFCS), the average Canadian is earning a C in terms of household finances. Unless you’ve devoted your life to the financial world by studying economics or subscribing to the Financial Post, you too are probably clueless when it comes to money. But don’t worry —if you’re tired of scratching your head over your bank balance and investments, your poor grades are an easy fix thanks to the…

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It may be a hard truth to hear, but customers dread going to the car dealer to buy a new vehicle. There’s plenty you can do to improve the customer experience at your business, but you can’t change bigger trends shaping the industry. Instead, you have to adapt, and that means you need to handle more of the purchasing process online. By using a dealer live chat on your website, you let customers book test drives and service appointments, get live answers about your inventory, and apply for credit, all online. There are 4 primary reasons that dealer live chat…