Sage ERP X3 Makes Business Easier

Is your company hesitant to try out an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system because you worry your business would be harder to manage on a day-to-day basis? Have you heard that complex businesses (like yours) require complex computer programs? You can stop wondering because here’s the truth: You do need a complex program, but it… Read more »

How to Quit Your Bad Sales Tax Habits

In a recent survey, researchers found that half of all surveyed businesses were scared that auditors would be likely to find a mistake in their tax compliance practices. That’s a lot of businesses that are terrified that their paperwork is faulty. Because managing an audit has an average total cost of $96,552, that also means… Read more »

Why B2C Ecommerce Systems Don’t Work for B2B

Are you a wholesale distributor looking for an ecommerce solution? If you don’t already have an ecommerce solution, you’re missing out on an opportunity to outpace the competition. If your company has been using an older B2C ecommerce platform for a while, the new, B2B-focused products of today may solve all the problems you’ve been… Read more »

Thank You for Coming to Sage Summit! (Photos)

Were you at Sage Summit 2014 in Las Vegas? Here are some candids that the SWK Tech and MAPADOC teams took of all your beautiful (or handsome) faces. Do you see YOUR smiling face? If you see yourself in one of these pictures, please give us a shout out on Twitter, we want to stay in… Read more »

Verticals, Strategies & Partners: Lessons from Sage Summit (Podcast)

Did you catch the podcast that was recorded live from Sage Summit? It featured Bill Reitz, the vice president of product management at Sage, as well as SWK’s own CEO, Jeffrey Roth. Listen to the podcast recording using this link, and hear all about the Sage and SWK vertical markets. This podcast also talks about… Read more »

Do Your Work Faster: How to Speed Up Crystal Reports for Sage 100 ERP

A few months back, the ERP think-tank at 90 Minds solved a common problem online that we’d been solving over the phone for our customers. If your company has been experiencing an aggravatingly slow start-up in Crystal Reports for Sage 100 ERP 2013, this easy-to-follow tip should help. Thanks to the folks at 90 Minds (especially… Read more »

How to Hire for Today’s Business Needs

I read an article recently in the Harvard Business Review that talked about how hiring has now entered a new age in which companies need to hire for potential, instead of solely for job history or other more “traditional” factors. At the same time, I also read an older article from Rotman Magazine that talked about… Read more »

Top 4 Reasons to Switch to Acumatica

At this point, the cloud has officially arrived. Gartner has predicted that at least 30% of service companies will move their operations to the cloud by 2018, and many experts agree that the change will happen much faster than that. With so many companies moving to cloud solutions such as Acumatica, it’s only natural that… Read more »

What’s the Future for Sage 500 ERP?

You’ve all heard the rumors. “Sage 500 ERP is going to be sunsetted soon” is the whisper across the Internet… but is this whisper true? If your company has a Sage 500 ERP system, comments like this can confuse and worry you, and your ERP system is supposed to reduce stress, not cause it! Today… Read more »

Today Only! $99 Rate for Sage Summit 2015

Sadly, Sage Summit in Vegas is over. At this point, you’re probably wondering if you can afford to go to Sage Summit 2015 in New Orleans. I’m here to tell you that you can. You’ll just need to sign up today to get a special $99 rate. The details Sage Summit 2015 will be in New Orleans,… Read more »