Mark Canes, Author at Blue Link - Page 3 of 30

About Mark Canes

CA-IT, president of Blue Link Associates Limited, and a confirmed soccer fanatic

Why Accounting ERP Software Training is so Important

There is a reason that training is one of the most costly aspects of software implementations – namely that it’s also one of the most important aspects.  When upgrading to a sophisticated accounting ERP system from introductory software s[...]
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Food Distribution Software Programs: Key Features

The food distribution industry is very unique in a number of different ways. With numerous standards and regulations set by governing bodies in place, as well as an overall level of quality that must be upheld to customers, it is important to employ a sof[...]
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Moving Checklist: Office Move

Guest Post by: Samantha Hornby Blue Link ERP recently moved office locations and for anyone else who has ever moved locations, I think you will agree that it is not an easy exercise. Luckily for us, we were only moving a couple of clicks down the r[...]
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Front-end Appearance and Back-end eCommerce Integration Define the Online Shopping Experience

In recent years, the ever-growing popularity of eCommerce has continued to soar. As a result, both emerging businesses and older enterprises (that have traditionally stayed away from online sales channels) are finding themselves exploring this new avenu[...]
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4 Signs it’s Time to Upgrade Your Distribution ERP Software

As a small business owner it is inevitable that some of your time will be spent putting out fires, and dealing with issues as they arise on a daily basis.  For wholesale distribution companies this may include: time spent searching through various system[...]
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4 Benefits of Optimized Reporting and Analytics in an Organization

Living in the information age, the success and longevity of a business depends largely on how it is able to collect, process and interpret data from a multitude of sources, including one’s own inventory and accounting ERP software. Effective reporting a[...]
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5 Software Features to Run a Successful Omni-Channel Distribution Business

Omni-channel retailing is exactly as it sounds – a business model in which a company offers its products and services through multiple sales channels including: on-line, bricks and mortar, showrooms, trade-shows, mobile devices, print catalogues, etc. T[...]
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The Logic behind ERP Software Implementation Timeframes

As a general rule, there are differences in software implementation time-frames, dependent on the tier or type of software being implemented. When it comes to inventory and accounting ERP software, Tier 1 or Introductory Systems (such as QuickBooks),[...]
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Hosted ERP Software helps when moving premises

In this brief post, I want to share a quick thought. We’re frequently asked which deployment method is better for ERP Software – hosted/cloud or on-premise. Personally, I’m agnostic on this, as it really depends on a number of factors, a[...]
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5 Benefits of ERP Software

ERP software is designed to manage all aspects of a company’s operations, and includes tools for inventory management, order entry and processing, accounting, warehouse management and more.  ERP stands for Enterprise Resource Planning and is typica[...]
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