How Business Intelligence Solves Forecasting Issues

By James Tang | Oct 12, 2017 10:10:00 AM

Your business intelligence system can be used to improve forecasting. Forecasting can be tricky in almost all industries. Changing business conditions, economic uncertainty, and shifts in supply and demand can make accurate forecasting more guesswork than science. However, with the data derived from your business intelligence system, you can forecast with greater accuracy and precision.

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The Importance of Planned Maintenance

By Jenny Garbuzova | Oct 10, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Manufacturers often use the terms preventative and planned maintenance interchangeably. Routine maintenance is perhaps a more accurate term. It refers to scheduled maintenance for your equipment and facilities that can prevent equipment from prematurely breaking down.

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3 Common Problems and Solutions with your CRM Data

By Zainab Salihi | Oct 5, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Customer relationship management systems offer a great way to communicate with customers and target sales and marketing activities around customer interests. CRM itself is more than software, even though we often speak of the software itself. It’s a mindset around the use of software to enhance customer relationships and communications with customers.

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7 Inventory Management Tips That Really Work

By Dan Sulman | Oct 3, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Inventory management may not be the most exciting topic in the world, but it can be one of the most important to a business. Without solid inventory management practices, you can lose sales due to out-of-stock notices.

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Four New Directives for Tech Service Longevity

By BAASS Author | Sep 29, 2017 10:20:00 AM

Tech service companies – from IT to design, often move at a clip along the path to success, and experience unique challenges as a result. Amidst their own growth, these companies also must face the fast-advancing world of new technology that threatens tech companies’ survival.

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How Cloud Computing Can Help You

By Glen Mund | Sep 28, 2017 10:15:00 AM

Small to mid-sized manufacturers often face an uphill battle to compete against larger manufacturers. Often, they focus on a specific niche, industry, or customer base to capitalize on opportunities that larger manufacturers won’t or can’t touch. But sometimes, even that isn’t enough to give them the edge they need to compete against the “big boys” in their field.

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Real-Time Visibility is the SaaS Company’s Secret Weapon

By BAASS Author | Sep 26, 2017 10:03:00 AM

It seems the workload for SaaS companies is always growing. The looming impact of the ASC 606 and IFRS 15 guidelines aren’t here yet, but already we are seeing SaaS companies having to adjust their new 2 and 3-year subscription contracts to comply with changes that aren’t happening until 2018, and even 2019.

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What to Expect When Moving to the Cloud

By BAASS Author | Sep 22, 2017 9:33:00 AM

The allure of the cloud is compelling, but when it comes to the day to day, what should companies expect when it comes time to implement the move? Are the other departments outside of finance left in the dust? What’s the workload like?

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