Finding and Keeping Talent in the Field

Companies with extensive field operations understand that, at the end of the day, their people in the field determine their customer experience. Recruiting and maintaining a skilled workforce differentiates these firms from their competitors. This is made all the more difficult by the fact that these front line personnel may rarely come into the “Main…

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December Update for Dynamics AX 2012 R3

December Update for Dynamics AX 2012 R3

As 2018 begins to pick up steam, users of Dynamics AX 2012 R3 now have access to the December update release in LCS. Whether or not your company is looking into Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations this year, this update provides “smaller functional improvements and technical fixes” for your current AX 2012 R3 implementation.…

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Financial Reporting in Dynamics 365 without Management Reporter, Eventually

CFO Overview Workspace Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations

The future of financial reporting in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations might be officially moving past Management Reporter, at least in the long-term vision. In a session at the Dynamics 365 User Group Summit in Nashville, Muhammad Alam (General Manager of D365 for Finance and Operations) mentioned that it is not a question of…

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Dynamics 365 Payroll Calculation Frequencies Explained

Payroll calculation frequency

Let’s admit, Payroll Calculation Frequencies, available in Dynamics AX 2012 R2 and R3 as well as Dynamics 365, can be confusing!  However, once they have been mastered or demystified, they will be a friend for life! The pre-requisite to creating and using Payroll Calculation Frequencies, which may add to the confusion, are the Pay Cycles. …

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Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise Edition 7.3 Available Now

Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations 7.3

In the spirit of the holidays, Microsoft released the newest version of Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations (7.3) along with a bevy of new features this December. Having been available in private preview since December 1st, it is now formally available publicly. Here’s a quick rundown of what’s new (see details for each here):…

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Dynamics 365 Employee Performance Review Time!

Human Resources Performance Dynamics 365

Oh No!  Performance Review Time again! Don’t dread performance review time.  Use Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Performance Tracking to make the annual task simple and enjoyable. In Dynamics AX 2012, by creating goals, discussions and rating models, employee performance tracking is no longer a painful task. Improvements in Dynamics 365 have taken…

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Dynamics 365 – Want to do the Wave?

Wave Templates Dynamics 365

Ready! Set! Go! Not that kind of a Wave!  The Dynamics 365 Wave. Think of it this way.  When shipping work (Sales Orders) are released to the Warehouse when using D365 Warehouse Management, the material handlers would like the work they are presented with to be organized in some way, shape, or form.  So in…

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Dynamics 365 – Say “Hello” to Wave Templates

One of the basic functionalities of Warehouse Management in Dynamics 365 for Finanace and Operations Enterprise Edition remains the Wave Template functionality.  Wave Templates are used to manage, automatically or manually, the Shipping Waves, Production Waves or Kanban Waves.  When the Wave is processed, work is created for the operations team(s) to be performed. Wave…

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