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    Phocas secures 37 top rankings in BARC's 2023 BI + Analytics Survey

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    What is Driver Based Planning?

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    5 things you need for financial reporting in the data decade (and how to get them)

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    May 10, 2022

    How much time does your finance team spend collecting, sifting, and analyzing data?

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    How to improve forecast accuracy

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    April 22, 2022

    Are your forecasts as close to reality as possible – or are they missing the mark?

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    How scenario planning helps you take control in uncertainty

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    April 11, 2022

    It’s no secret the most successful, forward-thinking organizations can adapt to change fast. They have an eye..

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    Why it’s time to rethink financial forecasting

    3 MIN
    March 22, 2022

    The demands on finance teams are changing. As organizations face increasing uncertainty, business functions..

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    Here's what's really holding back your finance transformation

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    March 17, 2022

    Most organizations know they need digital transformation – but too many aren’t delivering.

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    The data trends you need to know for 2022

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    February 18, 2022

    With the new year well underway, it looks like organizations will be facing another roller-coaster year of..

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    Are spreadsheets ruining your relationship with financial analytics?

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    February 14, 2022

    It’s 6.00pm on Friday night. Your desktop is a spreadsheet mosh pit and you’re drowning in numbers.

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    New Year's resolution for CFOs: more data discovery

    3 MIN
    January 28, 2022

    Data discovery is the process of collecting raw data from your various databases and systems and converting..

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    [podcast] Anticipating customer needs is the future of B2B sales

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    January 25, 2022

    Nuts and bolts go together and without them, most construction wouldn't be strong or safe. Profast, based in..

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    Phocas Software is one of first 100 members of the Tech Council of Australia

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    December 15, 2021

    The Tech Council of Australia is a brand-new peak body that represents Australia’s tech companies – big and..

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    Timberline Bathroom Products deepens its product analysis to boost steady growth trajectory

    3 MIN
    December 10, 2021

    Timberline Bathroom Products is a family-owned Australian business offering the highest quality bathroom..

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    Dynamic vs static financial reporting: key differences

    3 MIN
    December 6, 2021

    Managers can no longer afford to wait for weekly or monthly financial reports to review business performance;..

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    5 ways to achieve financial process automation

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    December 3, 2021

     

    Many finance teams are at various stages along the automation journey, and others are yet to fulfil all..

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    Top 10 financial analysis blogs of 2021

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    December 1, 2021

    The Phocas business intelligence blog was created to provide free advice about data and add value to the way..

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    Phocas is an “out of the garage” finalist: a global growth award

    2 MIN
    November 26, 2021

    Phocas is a finalist in the 4th annual Pause Awards for demonstrating global growth, expansion and success.

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    Actionable data is business intelligence

    2 MIN
    November 24, 2021

    Every day, the business world creates more than 2.5 quintillion bytes of data. Last year, 1.7MB of data was..

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    Capital Coated Steel uses real-time data to react faster to change

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    November 22, 2021

    Critical insights are required by steel distributor, Capital Coated Steel to stay nimble and navigate a..

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    How to get your KPIs on track with data analytics

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    November 19, 2021

    Many data analytics vendors give users the ability to measure everything but offer little guidance.  Too much..

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    Need more people with data analytics skills? here’s your solution

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    November 17, 2021

     

    It’s not a surprise that nearly every business leader wants their people to take more advantage of their..

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    [podcast] What is vendor managed inventory and how does it work at Caprice Homewares?

    2 MIN
    November 15, 2021

    Vendor managed inventory (VMI) helps Harvey Lewis, one of Australia’s leading homeware suppliers sleep at..

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    Data is key to e-commerce success at Hein Electric Supply

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    November 10, 2021

     

    American electrical wholesale distributor redeploys Phocas to restore data confidence and help company with..

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    Strongdor uses data to future proof operations

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    November 1, 2021

    Strongdor is a premier manufacturer of secure steel doors, operating out of two facilities in Lancaster,..

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    Make day-to-day financial tasks a treat, not a trick

    2 MIN
    October 29, 2021

    Around this time of year, we embrace the spooky, creepy, and downright terrifying.

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    How to use BI to gain competitive advantage in business

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    October 22, 2021

    In today’s economy, many mid-size businesses find themselves in competition with online retailers and large..

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    Taste the difference: Transform your financial spreadsheets

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    October 19, 2021

    Everyone uses spreadsheets because they are flexible and have a multi-purpose nature. But they are not always..

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    Utilize financial analytics to ensure mergers & acquisitions success

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    October 15, 2021

     

    According to Reuters, merger and acquisition deals have seen a record boom this year due to low interest..

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    Data integration helps FB Chain analyze data in new ways

    3 MIN
    October 6, 2021

    Leading manufacturer and supplier of leaf chain is equipped with the information they need to make accurate..

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    4 steps to digitize the finance office

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    October 5, 2021

    We all know that digital transformation is more than just a buzzword.

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    How to promote a company culture that relies on data

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    October 1, 2021

    A growing business must focus on critical elements like marketplace demand, customer service, sales margins,..

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    Wilkinson Supply uses a data platform to extend life of legacy ERP

    3 MIN
    September 28, 2021

    Wilkinson Supply Company is one of the largest plumbing supply businesses in North Carolina.

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    Negotiate better with suppliers using data analytics

    2 MIN
    September 24, 2021

    Data analytics might still be under appreciated as a valuable negotiation tool, yet more and more..

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    How to get the most from your Net Promoter Score (NPS)

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    September 20, 2021

    The customer loyalty measurement, Net Promoter Score (NPS), has been a popular tool for customer satisfaction..

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    Five tips for effective business management in the hybrid workplace

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    September 17, 2021

    Effective business management means managers improve their own efficiency while building a team of productive..

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    Collaborative FP&A – a Q+A session to understand how it works

    5 MIN
    September 13, 2021

    The kind of analysis FP&A teams provide has long been about financial data.

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    4 key areas to analyze for 'a new normal' business growth strategy

    3 MIN
    September 10, 2021

    Many customers in distribution tell us business is rebounding but conditions remain inconsistent. One of the..

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    More validation of staffing models can take pressure off cashflow

    2 MIN
    September 8, 2021

    There is much debate about how best to compensate people to motivate them.

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    A new award reinforces the Phocas culture is our superpower

    2 MIN
    September 7, 2021

    Phocas received a Human Synergistics sustainability award this week for maintaining a ‘constructive’ culture ..

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    Ongoing growth at American Golf requires fast, reliable information

    3 MIN
    September 3, 2021

    When it comes to golf products, no one does it like American Golf in the UK.

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    [podcast] The ins and outs of data at Midwich: a global audio visual business

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    August 25, 2021

    The audiovisual (AV) industry is constantly evolving and today’s new LED light or flat-screen displays can be..

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    How can financial data analytics enhance decision-making?

    3 MIN
    August 20, 2021

    Financial data analytics can be applied to companywide performance in a wide variety of ways such as..

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    5 ways to effectively manage employee performance (through BI)

    4 MIN
    August 18, 2021

    Managing the performance of employees plays an important role in meeting company goals, keeping employees..

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    Phocas is a NASBA-approved CPE sponsor and explains collaborative FP&A

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    August 16, 2021

    For many organizations, budget season is an all-consuming annual event that requires input and information..

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    What is an interactive dashboard?

    2 MIN
    August 9, 2021

    An interactive dashboard allows you to drill down and filter operational information so data can be viewed..

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    Why companies need cross-functional teams to be ready for growth

    2 MIN
    August 6, 2021

    As the economy moves toward recovery, many leaders are eyeing growth opportunities in their organizations. If..

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    How to maintain business continuity with ongoing disruption

    2 MIN
    August 2, 2021

    No one can predict what will happen to the economy until we beat the latest wave of coronavirus infections...

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    Phocas rates 50/50 in Capterra's top data analysis tools of 2021

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    July 26, 2021

    Phocas received a perfect 50/50 score from customers in the newly released Data Analysis Shortlist Software..

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    data refinement: when data is less like gold and more like manure

    3 MIN
    July 12, 2021

    The world is experiencing a data boom. We create as much as 2.5 quintillion bytes of data every day, and..

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    The Ultimate Business Intelligence Quiz

    June 25, 2021

    How much do you know about business intelligence? Want to find out? Here's a fun way to learn more in the..

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    Key metrics all in one place for JRP Distribution’s global businesses

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    June 23, 2021

    For more than 40 years, JRP Distribution has served the UK as a distributor of branded automotive products...

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    Carve out a competitive advantage by adding data analytics to your ERP

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    June 17, 2021

     

    Data is increasingly vital to mid-market businesses who want to carve out a competitive advantage. Everyone..

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    The future of data analytics for mid-market managers

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    June 15, 2021

    The future of data analytics for mid-market managers is bright because data is now accessible to all. The..

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    The business case for data analytics

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    June 8, 2021

    Data is a critical business asset. Few will argue that point. Better data leads to better decision-making...

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    Why add external data sources (like HR systems) to your analysis?

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    June 2, 2021

     

     

    When you’re making an important financial decision, you want all the key numbers and metrics at your..

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    How to get data access and visibility across an organization

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    May 31, 2021

    Companies generate huge volumes of data every day from a variety of sources and departments. In most cases,..

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    How to create a data driven culture in your organization

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    May 28, 2021

    Data driven cultures are ones that use analytics on a daily basis to make business decisions and treat data..

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    Business KPIs: 5 important characteristics to be effective

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    May 26, 2021

    To remain competitive, business managers need to track how company-wide goals are regularly progressing...

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    The Phocas homepage gets a facelift

    3 MIN
    May 24, 2021

    Home pages on software applications are like tidy, well laid out kitchens. If you can find all the tools and..

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    3 steps to a successful business intelligence data process

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    May 18, 2021

    So, your business intelligence tool is in place. Relevant data is starting to flow from your ERP and external..

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    [podcast] Can caring for others drive business performance?

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    May 13, 2021

    At Eastern Industrial, a caring philosophy and family culture matter. On this episode of the inPhocas podcast..

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    Phocas is the GetApp category leader in business intelligence

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    May 11, 2021

     

    GetApp is an independent online platform that people use to review, evaluate, and compare business software..

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    Why employ one chief data officer when you can have many

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    May 10, 2021

     

     

    For some business owners, tackling spreadsheets and making sense of the tech stack and the data it..

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    How your data can increase customer retention

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    May 7, 2021

    The difference between companies that prosper and those that don’t is often customer retention. Customer..

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    Data mining is more efficient for Colony Tire Service and Atlantic Distributors

    3 MIN
    May 6, 2021

    Colony Tire and Service and Atlantic Tire Distributors is a leading provider of tires and services in North..

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    What is Business intelligence (BI) and its application?

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    April 29, 2021

    Business intelligence (BI) uses software to convert reams of information into bite-sized insights to inform..

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    Phocas applies for bCorp accreditation

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    April 22, 2021

    The Phocas values are based around three words: fun, fulfilling and forever.

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    Cash flow statement customization made easy

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    April 21, 2021

    Having a clear understanding of the movement of cash through your business - where it comes from and how it..

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    Find the next steps in your analytics journey

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    April 19, 2021

     

     

    When it comes to making sense of your data, the first course of action for many mid-market business..

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    How business intelligence is used?

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    April 15, 2021

    As companies continue to use their systems and technology to achieve a competitive advantage and adapt to..

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    Build trust in your business data so you feel more confident

    3 MIN
    April 13, 2021

    Data is critical to business operations, but that idea is not always shared by everyone across the..

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    KPIs vs. Metrics: 5 ways data analytics can help monitor performance

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    April 9, 2021

    What is the difference between KPIs and metrics? Key Performance Indicators (KPIs), such as current revenue,..

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    How to promote interdepartmental communication using business intelligence

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    April 7, 2021

    Interdepartmental communication is the backbone of achieving company success.  Companies with effective..

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    What is Cloud Business Intelligence (Cloud BI)?

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    April 1, 2021

    Businesses continue to seek tools to analyze data for improved decision making and to efficiently run their..

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    How can business intelligence dashboards help executives?

    4 MIN
    March 25, 2021

    With fingers in many pies, executives need to be smart with their time. A sense of the immediate state of..

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    How to empower your team to make decisions

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    March 22, 2021

    By empowering teams with actionable data, executives and managers enable their teams to make decisions that..

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    Free business analytics software. Is it worth it?

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    March 18, 2021

    “Free BI trial, business analytics software for free, free BI reporting”– these offers are tempting business..

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    How to get beyond limited data analysis and reporting

    3 MIN
    March 15, 2021

    Experienced business managers know that reliable data is a requirement for success.

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    Midfix replaces static spreadsheets with on-demand dashboards

    4 MIN
    March 11, 2021

    MIDFIX are experts in onsite and offsite supports for the mechanical and electrical industries, delivered..

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    [podcast] International Women's Day with Phocas board member Dr Michelle Deaker

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    March 7, 2021

    International Women’s Day is important because it’s a time to reflect and celebrate growing diversity across..

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    Reduce costs with a data analytics bootcamp

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    February 26, 2021

    There are many courses called data analytics bootcamps which teach participants the basics of working with..

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    A critical leadership quality is data-driven decision-making

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    February 24, 2021

    There are so many articles and studies explaining the essential qualities of a good leader. However, there is..

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    How data analytics is evolving

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    January 25, 2021

    To compete in today's competitive market place, it is critical that business people have access to an..

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    Achieving business intelligence success through stakeholder engagement

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    January 25, 2021

    For a company to succeed with its business intelligence project, stakeholder engagement from start to finish..

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    Three ways a data analytics solution helps with ERP migration

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    January 18, 2021

    There are many benefits for companies to invest in enterprise resource planning (ERP) technology, including..

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    Established BI solutions vs. in-house development

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    January 11, 2021

    Management teams are no longer questioning whether or not to dig into the data; rather it’s which is the best..

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    How do businesses make decisions with BI?

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    January 11, 2021

    By utilizing a fact-based, real-time, singular version of the truth, business people are empowered to achieve..

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    How to motivate staff to increase productivity when working from home

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    January 4, 2021

    In business, the saying “time saved is money earned” couldn't be more true. Yet businesses throw away..

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    How to measure customer value with analytics

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    December 30, 2020

    Usually a small percentage of customers drive the majority of a company’s profits. Upon closer inspection,..

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    A list of 17 supplier KPIs to master

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    December 29, 2020

    Wholesale suppliers understand the value of data and the need to harness it within their businesses. To help..

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    Why your company culture is key to business intelligence success

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    December 27, 2020

    Despite the increasing adoption rates of business intelligence (BI), many executives do not feel that data is..

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    Empowering remote finance teams with the right tools

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    December 22, 2020

    For finance teams, the transition to remote work during COVID-19 has brought a mix of various opportunities..

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    Top business intelligence blogs in 2020

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    December 14, 2020

    While this many not be the definitive list of the top business intelligence blogs for 2020, it's certainly..

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    How to choose the right business intelligence solution for your business

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    December 11, 2020

    Business Intelligence is key to making the most of the data generated by your company because it allows you..

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    Data strategy: 3 reasons why sales managers need to have one

    2 MIN
    December 10, 2020

    Sales managers are resilient folk. For many, adapting to leaps in technology, economic volatility, and..

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    Key performance measures to track from finance data

    3 MIN
    December 9, 2020

    Key performance measures help people evaluate actual performance against objectives, so they know what levers..

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    The top KPIs for CEOs and executives in 2022

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    December 6, 2020

    Data and analytics have never been more important for mid-market CEOs and executives to set the course for..

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    [e-book] More BI and analytics trends for 2021

    3 MIN
    December 2, 2020

    When business conditions change overnight, we can feel threatened and stressed. What was heartening about..

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    Data analytics industry trends

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    November 30, 2020

    Having the appropriate data analytics solution is vital to strategic decision making. However,..

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    [e-book] 9 BI and data trends for 2021

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    November 27, 2020

    Despite all the change this year, data has held, if not strengthened its position, as a critical business..

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    Business intelligence vs. spreadsheets: What does your business need?

    4 MIN
    November 25, 2020

    As businesses grow and become more digital, so too does the amount of data available to track and analyze. ..

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    Manufacturer uses Phocas for production performance management

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    November 25, 2020

    CQR Security Limited is a British manufacturer, making equipment for the security intruder market such as..

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    How to increase business intelligence user adoption

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    November 24, 2020

    User adoption refers to the acceptance of a new system or process in technology. Gaining staff acceptance is..

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    Accounting analytics – how business intelligence helps

    2 MIN
    November 23, 2020

    A decade ago, an accountant balanced the daily transactions and prepared a statement of profit and loss for..

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    Culture matters as Phocas scales up

    2 MIN
    November 19, 2020

    Myles Glashier, our co-founder and co-CEO explains the evolution and development of Phocas on the popular..

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    Five strategic benefits of business analytics

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    November 19, 2020

    Business analytics provide people with an accurate and holistic view of their business. Executives and..

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    Financial data visualizations - how they help businesspeople communicate

    3 MIN
    November 16, 2020

    Humans are wired to love numbers over text, pictures over written content, and dashboards over spreadsheets.

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    Seasonal inventory management helps PoolPro stay afloat

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    November 11, 2020

    In the southern hemisphere, pool season is just around the corner. The POPS Group is an Australian..

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    How to increase margins in your food distribution company

    2 MIN
    November 11, 2020

    The changing demand for organic, fair-trade or locally sourced products, as well as changing food industry..

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    The cost of business intelligence and other myths

    3 MIN
    November 11, 2020

    Even though the business world is abuzz with business intelligence tools and the internet is filled with..

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    3 ways mobile business intelligence impacts decision-making

    2 MIN
    November 9, 2020

    Mobile business intelligence or mobile sales enablement is defined as the capabilities and technologies that..

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    Don't go back. Get your digital transformation strategy 2.0 ready

    2 MIN
    November 2, 2020

    A digital transformation strategy can be defined as the way a company implements and uses technology and..

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    iQuip paints a data-driven future

    2 MIN
    October 27, 2020

    iQuip Group is an exciting new Australian wholesaler dedicated to supporting the paint, render and external..

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    The KPIs every manufacturer should know and measure

    3 MIN
    October 19, 2020

    When it comes to achieving success in manufacturing, the industry is way beyond the idea that data matters...

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    Ad hoc financial analysis and reporting for everyone

    2 MIN
    October 18, 2020

    In many companies, the IT department creates a library of pre-built templates for generating static financial..

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    Financial Statement Reporting Software: A friend for your finance team

    2 MIN
    October 13, 2020

    Finance teams have been opposing the arrival of Financial Statement Reporting Software for a simple reason —..

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    The evolution of financial statement planning and analysis

    2 MIN
    October 7, 2020

    Your finance team may be wasting their precious time in preparing outdated static reports, to provide..

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    Tech culture: A look behind the Phocas culture and its secrets for success

    2 MIN
    October 2, 2020

    'Culture Bites', is a podcast created by culture experts, Human Synergistics. Phocas leaders, Myles Glashier..

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    5 reasons financial reporting software is impossible to ignore

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    September 28, 2020

     

    The finance team is the central nervous system of your business primarily responsible for making..

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    Improve financial decision making with technology

    2 MIN
    September 21, 2020

    Financial decision making is a vital management skill because it drives performance and allows a business to..

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