Archive for October 2017

Dynamics 365: Jobs and Positions for Your Organization

Dynamics 365 Human Resources job

Establishing your company’s organizational hierarchy is an important part to your Human Resource implementation in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise Edition (the artist formerly known as Dynamics AX). Once completed, the structure can be used for tracking your org. chart, route timecards, route expense reports, utilize the payroll module and more. In order…

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Drop Shipments & Field Operations

Drop Shipments and Field Operations Dynamics 365

More than any other industry, firms engaged in Field Operations deal with drop shipments almost every day. Direct shipments to customer sites are a common practice for these firms. So what’s the problem? The problem is that this is a functionality gap in most vertically focused ERP systems. Causing problems with: Inventory Reconciliation Inventory Cycle…

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Top Takeaways from D365UG/AXUG Summit ‘17

D365UG/AXUG Summit 17

“Blame it all on my roots, I showed up in boots” – Sorry, we’re having a bit of trouble getting back into the groove of things after this year’s D365UG/AXUG Summit in Nashville. With over 200 session and a record breaking attendance number, this year’s Summit HAS to go down as one of the best…

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Using Rebates to Drive Revenue in Plastics Manufacturing

Using Rebates to Drive Revenue in Plastics Manufacturing

If you don’t care about driving profitable Plastics Manufacturing revenue, you can stop reading right now. Rebates are an incredibly fair way to discount products since the rebate (discount) is based upon actual sales, not projected. And, you control the complexity or simplicity of the program dependent on your sales requirements. The goal of rebates…

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Purchase Order Lead Times in the Field

Purchase order lead times in field operations

What could be worse than one of your field workers arriving on a customer’s site without the parts they need to complete the task?  Especially if it’s a regularly scheduled, routine task.  With all of this talk about ‘just in time’ inventory as a way to improve cash flow, most don’t realize that without carefully…

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How To True Up User Licenses in Dynamics AX 2012

Dynamics AX 2012 User Count Report

The inquiries related to management of user licenses in Dynamics AX seem to periodically resurface among our Dynamics AX 2012 Help Desk customers.  Here is a quick rundown on how to master the “Named user license count” report in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. This report analyzes the roles and privileges assigned to each user and…

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