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Dashboards: Data Dump or Source of Insight?

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In our last post, we left off talking about the need to understand why you’re seeing the results in your KPIs. It’s not enough to just measure the result – there’s always something driving that change. Understanding that driver will allow you make better decisions, backed by data. So how does this impact the design[…..]

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Selecting Metrics that Matter

Selecting Metrics that Matter

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In our last post we looked at the first step in your journey to analytics – ensuring your data is accurate and accessible. Now, you’ve got mountains of data available to you…so what do you do with it? It’s time to decide what you want to track and how you’re going to do it. Measure[…..]

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Out With the Bad, In With the Good…Data That Is

Out With the Bad, In With the Good…Data That Is

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Analytics – it’s a hot topic among small and mid-size business owners and managers. They all want to learn more about it. How do I find and pull out the data I need? What’s the best tool to use for building a dashboard? How do I automate the process to cut back on the spreadsheet[…..]

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Building Dashboards That Offer Value

Building Dashboards That Offer Value

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If you’re like me, you might be wondering exactly what a dashboard is (at least with respect to your business). Everyone should be pretty comfortable with their vehicle dashboard. Your dashboard has many gauges, but most of the time you’re only concentrated on two of them: Speed Fuel tank level Your speedometer is a gauge,[…..]

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Day 10: Creating Queries on the Fly

Day 10: Creating Queries on the Fly

In a lead-up to Christmas, we’re bringing you the 12 Days of Christmas series with lots of little gifts to help you get the most out of SAP Business One. We’ve got tips, tricks, little-known functions and a few prize giveaways along the way too! Be sure to subscribe to our blog so you catch[…..]

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Get the Business Intelligence You Need, Using the Tool You Know

Get the Business Intelligence You Need, Using the Tool You Know

How much time do you spend creating Excel reports each month? Probably more than you want to… A 2013 study by Ventana Research found that, on average, professionals spend 12 hours each month updating spreadsheets so they can make important business decisions. While this seems like a lot, most of us are willing to dedicate[…..]

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Is Your Business Built on Spreadsheet?

Reassessing your business processes is a little bit like looking out the window and trying to decide whether your front lawn looks as nice as your next-door neighbour’s. Because you see your lawn every day, it’s tough to be objective. And because your company has probably followed the same business processes for many years, and[…..]

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Business Intelligence Visibility

Keep your most important business data front and center. What’s keeping your valuable information from being as visible to your employees as you would like it to be? Sometimes the problem is too much information, or at least too much of the wrong information. When an employee sits down to complete a task, how much[…..]

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