How to add checkbox in Crystal Report

There are many instances when client wants to give multiple copies of the invoices to their customers, where they must segregate multiple copies into original and duplicate. So we have given option on the report for those client where at the header part Original and Duplicate check boxes are given. So if the specific invoice… Read More »

Exporting Payments in Sage X3

Most of the clients has requirement to export their supplier payments which are created in Sage X3 so that they can upload the exported payment information on their bank site for making the bulk payments to their suppliers. So to achieve this we have developed a utility which will helps users to export the required… Read More »

Add Pending Qty column in PO Receipt screen in Sage X3

In Sage X3, we know that users can create the PO order, PO receipt, PO return and PO invoice transactions against vendors/suppliers using purchase module. So in PO module, whenever user created the receipt from particular purchase order or returning some qty using purchase return screen, then Qty on hand or stock Qty got affected.… Read More »

How to call an API through POSTMAN tool and map with X3 fields

We come across the scenario, where we will use POSTMAN software tool  to examine the working of external API. Postman is a simple GUI for sending HTTP requests and viewing responses. REST services are available in sage x3 that returns data in a JSON format. In this blog, we are going to visualize the mapping… Read More »

How to solve ‘Non-existent Account’ error while posting Sales invoice

A sales invoice is an accounting document that records a business transaction. Sales invoices provide the business with a record of the services they’ve provided to a customer. When you post an invoice or credit note, the value of each invoice line posts to the nominal account specified for the item. But sometimes we get error while posting sales invoice due… Read More »

How to prevent the printing of a report pro-grammatically

In Sage X3, we may come across a situation where we need to prevent printing of a report and we can achieve this using code. Steps to follow :  To prevent printing of a report we need to create a specific processing script for the report and put the following code in the file. The… Read More »

Customer or Supplier address deletion

Sometimes, you want to delete the address of a customer or Supplier or BP which is wrong or you want to change the address or you want to delete the address for some other reason. You can follow the below steps to check if the address can be deleted. Steps: If you need to delete… Read More »

Generation of Account Code on the basis of Group, Sub-Group and Classification

In Sage X3, using auto numbering feature we can generate document numbers for most of the transaction and masters like Purchase or Sales document numbers or Customer or Supplier numbers etc. But there is no provision to generate account code automatically so we did an add-on customization where Account code gets generated automatically on the… Read More »

How to get an Open PO Amount using inquiry screens in Sage X3

At first, we will see, what is an Open PO Amount? After creating GRN/Receipt against Purchase Order, remaining amount of PO i.e. (Total PO Amount including Tax – Total Receipt/GRN Amount including tax) is the Open PO Amount. That means Open PO Amount will be calculated until that PO is open. If PO is closed,… Read More »

Calculating number of attachments in Sage X3

As we know, using attachment featured In Sage X3, user can attach various documents/files against any masters or transactions screen. With this feature users can attach file types like word document, Image, Text, PDF and Excel etc. The attached documents can be the reference/source documents of that particular entry. This helps all the users to… Read More »

Why Security Needs To Be Integral To DevOps

Bottom Line: DevOps and security teams need to leave one-time gating inspections in the past and pursue a more collaborative real-time framework to achieve their shared compliance, security and time-to-market goals. Shorter product lifecycles the need to out-innovate competitors and exceed customer expectations with each new release are a few of the many reasons why […] Why Security Needs To Be Integral To DevOps is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Dissecting The Twitter Hack With A Cybersecurity Evangelist

Bottom Line: Shattering the false sense of security in tech, the recent Twitter hack blended altruism, fame, greed, social engineering via SIM swapping and insider threats to steal $120,000 from victims when the economic and political damage could have been far worse. Targeting the most influential celebrities on Twitter, hackers orchestrated a social engineering-based attack […] Dissecting The Twitter Hack With A Cybersecurity Evangelist is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

10 Ways AI Is Improving New Product Development

Startups’ ambitious AI-based new product development is driving AI-related investment with $16.5B raised in 2019, driven by 695 deals according to PwC/CB Insights MoneyTree Report, Q1 2020. AI expertise is a skill product development teams are ramping up their recruitment efforts to find, with over 7,800 open positions on Monster, over 3,400 on LinkedIn and […] 10 Ways AI Is Improving New Product Development is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

5 Mistakes That Threaten Infrastructure Cybersecurity And Resilience

Bottom line: With many IT budgets under scrutiny, cybersecurity teams are expected to do more with less, prioritizing spending that delivers the greatest ROI while avoiding the top five mistakes that threaten their infrastructures. In a rush to reduce budgets and spending, cybersecurity teams and the CISOs that lead them need to avoid the mistakes […] 5 Mistakes That Threaten Infrastructure Cybersecurity And Resilience is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Why Cybersecurity Is Really A Business Problem

Bottom Line: Absolute’s 2020 Endpoint Resilience Report illustrates why the purpose of any cybersecurity program needs to be attaining a balance between protecting an organization and the need to keep the business running, starting with secured endpoints. Enterprises who’ve taken a blank-check approach in the past to spending on cybersecurity are facing the stark reality […] Why Cybersecurity Is Really A Business Problem is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

How To Improve Channel Sales With AI-Based Knowledge Sharing Networks

Bottom Line: Knowledge-sharing networks have been improving supply chain collaboration for decades; it’s time to enhance them with AI and extend them to resellers to revolutionize channel selling with more insights. The greater the accuracy and speed of supply chain-based data integration and knowledge, the greater the accuracy of custom product orders. Add to that […] How To Improve Channel Sales With AI-Based Knowledge Sharing Networks is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Why Securing Endpoints Is The Future Of Cybersecurity

86% of all breaches are financially motivated, where threat actors are after company financial data, intellectual property, health records, and customer identities that can be sold fast on the Dark Web. 70% of breaches are perpetrated by external actors, making endpoint security a high priority in any cybersecurity strategy.  55% of breaches originate from organized […] Why Securing Endpoints Is The Future Of Cybersecurity is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

How Barclays Is Preventing Fraud With AI

Bottom Line: Barclays’ and Kount’s co-developed new product, Barclays Transact reflects the future of how companies will innovate together to apply AI-based fraud prevention to the many payment challenges merchants face today. Merchant payment providers have seen the severity, scope, and speed of fraud attacks increase exponentially this year. Account takeovers, card-not-present fraud, SMS spoofing, […] How Barclays Is Preventing Fraud With AI is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Debunking The Myth That Greater Compliance Makes IT More Secure

Bottom Line:  Excelling at compliance doesn’t protect any business from being hacked, yet pursuing a continuous risk management strategy helps. With a few exceptions (such as spearphishing), cyberattacks are, by nature, brutally opportunistic and random. They are driven to disrupt operations at best and steal funds, records, and privileged access credentials at worst. Conversely, the […] Debunking The Myth That Greater Compliance Makes IT More Secure is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

10 Ways Enterprises Are Getting Results From AI Strategies

One in 10 enterprises now use 10 or more AI applications; chatbots, process optimization, and fraud analysis lead a recent survey’s top use cases according to MMC Ventures. 83% of IT leaders say AI & ML is transforming customer engagement, and 69% say it is transforming their business according to Salesforce Research. IDC predicts spending […] 10 Ways Enterprises Are Getting Results From AI Strategies is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

How To Build A Business Case For Endpoint Security

Bottom Line:  Endpoint security business cases do much more than just quantify costs and benefits; they uncover gaps in endpoint and cyber protection that need urgent attention to avert a breach. Bad actors and hackers prefer to attack threat surfaces that are isolated, vulnerable with out-of-date security patches, yet integrated into a corporate network to […] How To Build A Business Case For Endpoint Security is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

News Analysis: Apple Brings New Post Pandemic Solutions To Remote Learning

K-12 Education Market Faces New Requirements The latest CDC guidelines highlight the major challenges administrators and educators have for reopening schools.   The general principle – the more interactions, the longer interactions, the higher the risk of #COVID-19 spread. The CDC states that the risk of COVID-19 spread increases in school settings as follows: Lowest Risk: […] News Analysis: Apple Brings New Post Pandemic Solutions To Remote Learning is copyrighted by R "Ray" Wang. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Emotions at Work

Very interesting question early in the morning today from a younger colleague – “How do you keep away emotions from work ?” . I thought it is worth expanding on the point of view I explained to her on the phone. Photo by Burst on Pexels.com I have often been told that we should not […] Emotions at Work is copyrighted by Vijay Vijayasankar. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Diversity & The Future of Work — We Can No Longer Sit on the Sidelines!

Over the last 48 hours, I have watched technology CEOs, industry executives, and leading VC firms voice their outrage by the killing of George Floyd and decry racism in America. Many of their companies have made official statements and even provided financial support towards nonprofits supporting racial injustice. I admire their efforts but frankly I […] Diversity & The Future of Work — We Can No Longer Sit on the Sidelines! is copyrighted by Jason Corsello. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

It’s all about the data

We have heard from many analysts that this is HR’s moment to shine. For HRTECH  vendors too, this is an opportunity to prove that their stuff really works. eLearning consumption is way up, for instance, as is use of survey tools.  Processes like Kurzarbeit in Germany and furloughing in the UK mean that flexible and […] It’s all about the data is copyrighted by Thomas Otter. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

New Normal: A conversation with Aneel Bhusri, CEO of Workday

I have been doing video interviews with a number of CIOs, software executives and practitioners about acrobatics they have been seeing in various vertical sectors during the COVID-19 crisis and the "New normal" they can expect as the economy wakes... New Normal: A conversation with Aneel Bhusri, CEO of Workday is copyrighted by Vinnie Mirchandani. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Pandemic, Future of Work & the Current Fundraising Environment

As a data-driven investor, we constantly track data. Fundraising data. Market data. Economic data. Over the last month, one question persists —how will COVID-19 affect venture capital fundraising particularly in the Future of Work? We decided to look at our data to understand VC fundraising over the last month and compare last month’s data with the […] Pandemic, Future of Work & the Current Fundraising Environment is copyrighted by Jason Corsello. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

News Analysis: Salesforce Commerce Cloud Quick Start Addresses Post Pandemic Requirements

Contactless, Direct To Consumer, Buy Online Pickup Anywhere, Automation, and Subscription Ready Drive Post Pandemic Response Matrix Commerce analyzes the disruptive pressures influencing the commerce paradigm. Commerce faces rapidly changing business models and new payment options that are often misunderstood and poorly integrated. Matrix commerce (TM) means the fusing of demand signals and supply chains […] News Analysis: Salesforce Commerce Cloud Quick Start Addresses Post Pandemic Requirements is copyrighted by R "Ray" Wang. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

New Normal: A conversation with Tamas Hevizi of Automation Anywhere

I have been doing video interviews with a number of CIOs, software executives and practitioners about acrobatics they have been seeing in various vertical sectors during the COVID-19 crisis and the "New normal" they can expect as the economy wakes... New Normal: A conversation with Tamas Hevizi of Automation Anywhere is copyrighted by Vinnie Mirchandani. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

New Normal: An inspirational talk with Ray Lane

I have been doing video interviews with a number of CIOs, software executives and practitioners about acrobatics they have been seeing in various vertical sectors during the COVID-19 crisis and the "New normal" they can expect as the economy wakes... New Normal: An inspirational talk with Ray Lane is copyrighted by Vinnie Mirchandani. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Emotional intelligence key to navigating change

Whether we love or hate change, one thing is for sure: we face an uncertain landscape which is going to require a variety of skills to navigate. Many are predicting that the workplace has changed permanently. In fact according to a recent flash survey by my company, Actus, only eight per cent of HR professionals […] The post Emotional intelligence key to navigating change appeared first on SME Magazine.

Pod firm thrives on staycation boom

A Scottish design and manufacturing firm is set to benefit from the global staycation market as it emerges from Lockdown with a growing order book for its eco-friendly accommodation pods. Armadilla, a family-run business in Midlothian, has successfully navigated the economic impact with support from Clydesdale Bank, owned by Virgin Money UK, and has returned […] The post Pod firm thrives on staycation boom appeared first on SME Magazine.

The resilience behind small business survival

Two thirds of small business believe that the pandemic has increased support and awareness of their sector, according to new research from Small Business Britain and BT Skills For Tomorrow. Researchers polled more than 1,000 firms in Small Business Britain’s community – and found that, despite the tough challenges for small businesses, the crisis has highlighted and […] The post The resilience behind small business survival appeared first on SME Magazine.

Sink or swim: entrepreneurs highlight their business survival tips

Guest post by Iain Patton “Change before you have to” is the celebrated business adage by General Electric’s famous CEO, Jack Welch, one much quoted across consulting circles. In the USA and Britain, our governments have outlined programmes to provide aid to small businesses that look like a lifeline on paper. The reality is rather […] The post Sink or swim: entrepreneurs highlight their business survival tips appeared first on SME Magazine.

Temporary changes expected on executing valid wills

The Covid-19 pandemic has put the focus on our own mortality and spurred many people into creating or rewriting their Wills. Under the Wills Act of 1837 there is a requirement for two witnesses over the age of 18 to be physically present when Wills are signed. For those isolating, Covid-19 has made executing a […] The post Temporary changes expected on executing valid wills appeared first on SME Magazine.

How experience governs brand loyalty

Guest post by Rob Quinn Customer relationship management has been regarded as a necessary evil within the marketing industry to date, with agencies far more inclined to extol the virtues of their creative or digital departments. But not anymore.  In a brave new post Covid-19 world, where every marketing executive understands that they need the […] The post How experience governs brand loyalty appeared first on SME Magazine.

Ready for Brexit? One in four are not, says IoD

Only a quarter of business leaders say their organisations are fully ready for the end of the Brexit transition period, according to a survey from the Institute of Directors. Nearly half of the 978 company directors polled in late June said they weren’t able to prepare, with one in seven distracted by coronavirus and almost a third […] The post Ready for Brexit? One in four are not, says IoD appeared first on SME Magazine.

Nutrition brand makes entrepreneur shortlist

A banker turned ‘mumpreneur’ as been shortlisted for this year’s Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the food and drink category. Marina Wegorek, caught the attention of some prestigious names in the awards this year following the launch of her sport nutrition brand, ProYouth Nutrition. Marina, 44, from Surrey, decided to invent a snack after being […] The post Nutrition brand makes entrepreneur shortlist appeared first on SME Magazine.

FCA updates measures to protect defined benefit scheme pensioners

Guest post by Sweeny Kamur The pension laws and systems in the UK have undergone significant changes in the recent past. In April 2015, pension freedoms were introduced to give individuals better and higher access to their pension funds and the choice to transfer their pension funds from defined benefit schemes to defined contribution schemes […] The post FCA updates measures to protect defined benefit scheme pensioners appeared first on SME Magazine.

Freedom of movement and the importance of being Brexit-ready

SMEs thrive on attracting and retaining the brightest and best talent, but with forthcoming changes heralding the restriction of movement for EU citizens, they could find themselves unable to employ who they want, when they want to. Lawyers are advising companies to get ready for the new immigration rules, knowing that failure to do so […] The post Freedom of movement and the importance of being Brexit-ready appeared first on SME Magazine.

Top 5 eCommerce Posts for June

6 Ways to Drive FOMO on Ecommerce Pages – Practical Ecommerce The “fear of missing out” is nothing new. Humans have always coveted what others possess. FOMO marketing is about urging shoppers to buy what is popular or in high demand. Ecommerce 102: How to Use Crowdsourcing to Grow Your Email List – NeilPatel Multiple […]

Top eCommerce Posts for May

Four Tips for Understanding Your Target Audience – Inc. How can you plan your next big email marketing campaign or social media push if you don’t understand who you want to reach? Working From Home for the Long Haul? Get the Ergonomics Right – The Wall Street Journal Improving your work setup doesn’t require an […]

How to List Your Products on Google for Free

Long, long ago in Internet time (12 years to be exact), you used to be able to list products on Google for free.  Well, those days are back!  At the end of April Google began to again offer free (as well as paid) product listings.  This may be a response to Amazon, but in any […]

Top 5 eCommerce Posts from April

Google Shopping Is Free – Froogle Is Back, For Real This Time – Search Engine Roundtable That means you can add your products for free to the Google Shopping tab in Google Search 4 Common Webinar Mistakes and How to Avoid Them – Inc. From an audience of 5,000 to a Zoom call with five […]

Top 4 eCommerce Posts from March

7 Tips for Using Zoom Videoconferencing With Remote Teams – Inc. If you’ve suddenly found yourself spending a lot more time looking at your colleagues through a Zoom video conference as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, you’re not alone. 7 Ways Retailers Can Cut Costs Without Compromising On Quality – Bootstrap Business if you […]

Top 3 eCommerce Posts from February

5 Steps to Turn Blog Readers into Customers – Growth Hackers Many bloggers and editors forget about the ultimate goal of every article — to attract new customers. 10 Useful Elements for a Post-purchase Thank-you Page (and 3 to Avoid) – PracticalEcommerce The thank-you page (also known as the invoice page) often contains only order […]

Top 4 eCommerce Posts for December

Plan for fraud (but try to prevent it) – Practical Ecommerce By some reports, as much as 7.5 percent of all online transactions are fraudulent in one way or another. 10 Essential On-Page SEO Factors You Need to Know – SEJ Smart SEO practitioners know that on-page optimization should be constantly prioritized. How to Market […]

Top 5 eCommerce Holiday Posts

How to Increase Ecommerce Sales This Holiday Season (3 Tactics) – Business 2 Community Let’s dive into three tactics your business can use during the holidays to increase sales and reach growth like never before. Holiday Shopping Patterns: When Do Consumers Shop Online Vs. In-Store? – Forbes From Cyber Monday through early December, online sales […]

Top 5 eCommerce Posts for October

Every Company Should Have Some Type of Employee Recognition Culture. – Inc. Employee recognition is widely recognized as an important tool for encouraging employees to do their best work 7 SEO ‘Rules’ to Ignore for Ecommerce – Practical Ecommerce Search engine optimization tools have evolved into measuring hundreds of variables. But not all of them […]

Top 5 eCommerce Posts for September

Get More Traffic From Instagram With This Easy Content Plan – Content Marketing Institute How do you get traffic from a network that seems designed to keep its users inside the platform forever? Top 11 Branding Strategies for New Businesses and Startups – Growth Hackers Most of the businesses that fail have great products but […]

10 Ways AI Is Accelerating DevOps

Startups offering AI-powered software development tools raised $704M over 12 months ending September 2019, according to a Deloitte report published earlier this year. IDC predicts the global market for custom application development services is forecast to grow from $47B in 2018 to more than $61B in 2023, attaining a 5.3% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) […] 10 Ways AI Is Accelerating DevOps is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Improving Online Learning Experiences One Secured Endpoint At A Time

Bottom Line: Defining the perfect mix of cloud apps, platforms and secured endpoints to create compelling online learning experiences customizable to students’ learning strengths is how schools are overcoming the challenge of virtual teaching. There are over 56 million students in the U.S. alone who are relying on remote learning apps, platforms and autonomous endpoint […] Improving Online Learning Experiences One Secured Endpoint At A Time is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

How SMEs can help to meet global sustainability targets

By James Napier A few weeks ago, major global corporations urged world leaders to align COVID recovery with climate science, and reconfirmed their commitment to a zero carbon economy. This is not just a concern for business giants however: it should be high on the list for SMEs too. Global leaders are prioritising sustainability before […] The post How SMEs can help to meet global sustainability targets appeared first on SME Magazine.

We’re locked down – so why bother complaining?

Businesses reaped the benefits from higher levels of patience and sympathy amongst consumers during Lockdown, as Covid-19 prompted an unprecedented drop in complaint numbers. That’s the key finding of a survey of more than 6,000 consumers carried out by not-for-profit complaints handling body  Ombudsman Services.  The average number of complaints per person plummeted from 3.7 […] The post We’re locked down – so why bother complaining? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Graduate jobs fall . . . but pay rises for the lucky ones

The amount of graduate jobs being advertised has fallen by 60.3 per cent year-on-year, with industries such as marketing, construction and recruitment experiencing even larger drops.   The job board CV-Library analysed data on its some between January 1 and July 30 and compared the findings with the same period in 2019 to build an understanding of the opportunities available […] The post Graduate jobs fall . . . but pay rises for the lucky ones appeared first on SME Magazine.

Professional vacancies on the rise again

Job opportunities for the professional sector – including sectors such as IT, professional services, life sciences, finance, marketing, HR and engineering, have continued to improve, with July marking the second month in a row that vacancies have increased.   While year on year figures are understandably still down, there are signs of improvement with decreases contracting […] The post Professional vacancies on the rise again appeared first on SME Magazine.

Eco-friendly starts with the first wipe

Sponsored post on behalf of Pura  Launched in lockdown, Pura is a new, UK-based, family-run company on a mission: to democratise eco-friendly baby products for all. The brand believes that being eco-friendly is no longer a luxury but a necessity. Its ambition is to create products that help families care for their babies now, while also […] The post Eco-friendly starts with the first wipe appeared first on SME Magazine.

On the sick – and how we are claiming for it

More than 1.3 million working days have been claimed for in just over one month of the Coronavirus Sick Pay scheme, according to UHY Hacker Young, the national accountancy group. The scheme allows SMEs to claim money from the Government for any employee who has taken time off work with symptoms, or is unable to […] The post On the sick – and how we are claiming for it appeared first on SME Magazine.

Renewed warnings on the importance of admitting furlough anomalies

Accountants and tax advisers have been warning companies of the perils of furlough abuse now that the so-called amnesty has begun. The amnesty was introduced in the recent Finance Act which received Royal Assent on July 22. HMRC has already started investigating businesses it believes have deliberately or inadvertently allowed staff to work whilst on […] The post Renewed warnings on the importance of admitting furlough anomalies appeared first on SME Magazine.

One in four ‘have no idea when they can reopen’

Nearly a quarter of small retailers and hospitality firms don’t know when they’ll open their doors again after being forced to close, according to new research carried out among the UK’s once thriving small business sector. Nationally, a total of 35 per cent of all SMEs said they had been forced to shut down during […] The post One in four ‘have no idea when they can reopen’ appeared first on SME Magazine.

Remote but under surveilance – the perils of home working

David McGeough, Director of International Marketing, Wrike  The pandemic has brought with it challenges for SMEs in the past few months. The rapid  transition to remote working was perhaps one of the most significant. Whilst some organisations were more prepared than others, many found themselves entering uncharted waters, with little experience of managing remote workforces. According […] The post Remote but under surveilance – the perils of home working appeared first on SME Magazine.

Top 3 eCommerce Posts for July

5 Keys to Kickstarting Your Full Entrepreneur Potential – Inc. I’m now convinced that serious entrepreneurs relish the startup process more than success. They enjoy the journey more than the destination Proven Ways To Market Your ECommerce Business – RC you should choose the right channels to market your online business strategically while still saving […]

Shops urged to get the social message

While consumers are said to average over three hours on social media per day, new research has suggested that the 43 per cent of independent retailers that used it on a daily basis pre-Covid-19 has dropped to just five per cent in some towns. The social media management platform, Maybe, gathered 20,000 responses from across […] The post Shops urged to get the social message appeared first on SME Magazine.

Why is now the perfect time to move to the Cloud?

Guest post by Duncan Ward With many businesses taking a good look at the longevity of their communications technology, while working remotely, the question of whether now is the perfect time to move to the cloud, is one that is frequently asked. With both communication needs and the ways in which we work changing drastically, […] The post Why is now the perfect time to move to the Cloud? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Is this the end of lunch at the desk?

Before the pandemic forced us to take a break from the office, we rarely even left it for lunch. In fact, an estimated 42 per cent of us regularly ate at our desks. But as Ben Carter of City Pantry points out in this guest article, Lockdown has encouraged many employees to reclaim their lunch […] The post Is this the end of lunch at the desk? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Answers To Today’s Toughest Endpoint Security Questions In The Enterprise

Enterprises who are increasing the average number of endpoint security agents from 9.8 last year to 10.2 today aren’t achieving the endpoint resilience they need because more software agents create more conflicts, leaving each endpoint exposed to a potential breach. 1 in 3 enterprise devices is being used with a non-compliant VPN, further increasing the […] Answers To Today’s Toughest Endpoint Security Questions In The Enterprise is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

How to do Period End procedure in Sage X3

Fiscal Period is the period of time reflected in financial statements. Usually, the fiscal period is either the calendar year or a quarter. Fiscal period is also known as an accounting period. The fiscal year is the consecutive 12-month period during which a business or organization plans its budget. It does not have to be… Read More »

How to Align Lot numbers with Work order numbers

A Work order is an order to make one or more products. Conventionally, the work order uses a bill of materials (BOM) to create a list of materials to be issued, and a routing to make a list of operations to be performed on work centers. Work orders dictate what product need to be manufactured,… Read More »

Payment & Prepayment deletion through the custom button from Sales Order

In Sage X3, we are working on payment integration from x3 to the third party payment gateway. Here, we are doing sale/auth/refund/void transactions on the client’s payment gateway through Sales Order/Invoice transactions from X3. Here, we will provide prepayment & payment deletion functionality through the void button. New Stuff:- How to change the LOT’s expiration… Read More »

How to change the LOT’s expiration date (for multiple sites) in Sage X3

In some business scenario customer wants to change the expiry date when product exist in multiple sites, of the existing Lot numbers of its existing stock, and they were hunting for a solution which could help them with this. A lot number is an identification number assigned to a particular quantity or lot of material from a… Read More »

How to enable serial number field in sales invoice screen in Sage X3

A sales invoice is an accounting document that records a business transaction. Sales invoices provide the business with a record of the services they’ve provided to a client, when the services were rendered and how much money the client owes the business. Typically, a sales invoice will include a description of the service provided, the… Read More »

How to Set Notes for Customer in Sage X3

There are many situations where user need to set up the important information or messages for specific customer in ERP. Now Sage X3 is also provide the provision of setting up the messages or notes for specific customer which will further reflect in to sales document. Today in this blog we will discuss how user… Read More »

Manual Remittance Entry in Sage X3

In this blog post, we will discuss how to create manual remittance entries in Sage X3. As we all know, in Sage X3, payments can be done against invoices that are generated from Purchase Invoice and Supplier BP invoice from the AP-AR accounting module. Payments transactions are created bank-wise as per the selected supplier/vendor. Payments… Read More »

How to enable select all check box in the left side panel in Sage X3

As we all know, in Sage X3 when users want to create Purchase invoice against purchase receipt, he/she has to select receipt from the left list one by one. Recently one of our client wanted to have an option to select all Receipts in a single click from the left side panel while creating purchase… Read More »

How to exclude header part on the last page on Purchase Order Report

Sage X3 reports are developed in Crystal reports and can be modified as per user needs if you have required Crystal version installed on developer system. One of our client has requested to add ‘Terms and conditions’ on last page of the Purchase Order report. This was one of the easy task to add on… Read More »

Change the Date Format using 4GL Script

As we know, Sage X3 supports multiple date formats as per the users requirement. The default date format in Sage X3 is setup in setup–> Parameters. For the developers who wants to manipulate date field value, can use date functions in 4GL. Also there is inbuilt string function which can be useful for the developers… Read More »

User Restrictions on Purchase Inquiry Screen

In Sage X3, Users can check all the purchase related data using inquiry screens. But there is one drawback of this functionality that any user can check the data of all the other users also using inquiry screens. To overcome from this drawback, we did customization on Purchase Inquiry screens. By doing which users can… Read More »

How to create and add formula on inquiry screen

An inquiry screen is used to extract information from one or more table and present it in the from of a grid. It help us to display the records based on the filter criteria we entered. In Sage X3, we have a multiple inquiry screens available such as Stock by product, stock by lot,stock by… Read More »

How An AI Platform Is Matching Employees And Opportunities

Bottom Line: Eightfold.ai’s innovative approach of combining their own AI and virtual hackathons to create and launch new additions to their Project Marketplace rapidly is a model enterprises need to consider emulating. Eightfold.ai was founded with the mission that there is a right career for everyone in the world. Since its founding in 2016, Eightfold.ai’s […] How An AI Platform Is Matching Employees And Opportunities is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

What’s New In Gartner’s Hype Cycle For Endpoint Security, 2020

Remote working’s rapid growth is making endpoint security an urgent priority for all organizations today. Cloud-first deployment strategies dominate the innovations on this year’s Hype Cycle for Endpoint Security. Zero Trust Security (ZTNA) is gaining adoption in enterprises who realize identities are the new security perimeter of their business. By 2024, at least 40% of […] What’s New In Gartner’s Hype Cycle For Endpoint Security, 2020 is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Why Digital Transformation Always Needs To Start With Customers First

63% of organizations say delivering an excellent customer experience as measured by customer satisfaction scores defines success as a digital-first business, according to a recent IDG study. 67% of CEOs say acting with agility is “the new currency of business; if we’re too slow, we will be bankrupt,” according to KPMG. 33% of CEOs say […] Why Digital Transformation Always Needs To Start With Customers First is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Where AIOps Is Delivering Results Today

Bottom Line: Capitalizing on AI and machine learning’s inherent strengths to create contextual intelligence in real-time, LogicMonitor’s early warning and failure prevention systems reflect where AIOps is delivering results today. LogicMonitor’s track record of making solid contributions to their customers’ ability to bring greater accuracy, insight, and precision into monitoring all IT assets is emerging […] Where AIOps Is Delivering Results Today is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

5 Ways Machine Learning Can Thwart Phishing Attacks

Global mobile phishing attempts surged by 37% amid shift to work-from-home for the thousands of businesses needing to adhere to shelter-in-place directives. According to Verizon, over 90% of breaches start with a phishing attack and with more than 60% of emails being read on mobile, mobile phishing is one of the fastest-growing threat categories in […] 5 Ways Machine Learning Can Thwart Phishing Attacks is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Still competing. The only thing that has changed is the pitch

Saracens and Wales rugby star Dom Day retired in December last year and started his own company, fourfiveCBD, selling a hemp-based product that had helped him recover from injury as a player. Along with his former teammate George Kruis, they have seen rapid growth, now employ ten full time staff and are on course for […] The post Still competing. The only thing that has changed is the pitch appeared first on SME Magazine.

Holiday? We’ll grab a week if we’re lucky, say bosses

Seven in ten business owners predict they will take no more than five days off in the next 12 months, according to a new survey. Over a third will take no time off at all, as the pandemic takes its toll on holiday plans for small business owners across the UK. The research, undertaken by […] The post Holiday? We’ll grab a week if we’re lucky, say bosses appeared first on SME Magazine.

PR in the Covid age – a Q&A with Clare George-Hilley

Clare George-Hilley is co-founder of Shoreditch-based technology PR agency Centropy. As the company celebrates its third anniversary, she answers questions on the challenges Covid-19 poses to businesses, prospects for growth and how technology can drive sales  Tell us about Centropy PR We’re one of the UK’s fastest growing b2b tech and fintech PR agencies, working […] The post PR in the Covid age – a Q&A with Clare George-Hilley appeared first on SME Magazine.

What happens if your staff refuse to go back – and where do you stand if they do and become ill?

As the Government puts pressure employees to return to the workplace, we put the questions on the lips of most employers to the experts. David Sheppard, a Senior Association on the Employment and Immigration team at the London and Cardiff firm, Capital Law, addresses the issue of staff reluctance and his colleague Mary Goldsbrough considers […] The post What happens if your staff refuse to go back – and where do you stand if they do and become ill? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Legal view: what if an employee catches Covid at work?

What are the risks for an employer who opens the office with precautionary measures put in place, then an employee contracts the virus and blames them? Mary Goldsbrough discusses the options The law says employees cannot take direct legal action against their employers for damages arising from alleged breaches of health and safety legislation. This […] The post Legal view: what if an employee catches Covid at work? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Legal view: What if staff refuse to return to the office?

As Lockdown eases, the Government is encouraging a return to office-based working,  while outside England, the devolved government’s advice remains that employees should work from home where possible. But what happens if some employees don’t want to return to the office when the time comes?  Lawyer David Sheppard explains For most office employees, their contractual […] The post Legal view: What if staff refuse to return to the office? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Cars go virtual on new auto platform

Guest post by Amelia-Eve Warden One-stop-car-shop, YesAuto, launches for the first time to the UK market, and off the back of this brand launch, it has announced the UK’s first ever Virtual Car Show which began last month. This online auto show will be a welcome highlight in the auto calendar for car fans, following […] The post Cars go virtual on new auto platform appeared first on SME Magazine.

Furlough whistleblowers report 8,000 (and climbing)

Rising reports of furlough fraud could have major financial ramifications for businesses as they come further under HMRC’s spotlight, according to regulatory legal experts. This follows a statement by Jim Harra, the top civil servant at HMRC, who told MPs on the Public Accounts Committee that his staff  believe between 5-10 per cent of the  […] The post Furlough whistleblowers report 8,000 (and climbing) appeared first on SME Magazine.

New body to set independent HR standards

A new umbrella body is being launched to support the growth of independent HR and people professionals operating within the UK. HRi will operate as the body providing a voice for external HR and people consultancy businesses across the UK.  It will act as a new membership organisation setting and driving standards for the industry, […] The post New body to set independent HR standards appeared first on SME Magazine.

Five ways technology can help your Right to Work checks

Guest post by Sarah Croft, Marketing Manager, TrustID As you probably know, if you’re employing staff in the UK, you must make thorough and systematic Right to Work checks on every employee’s status  – by checking their passport, visa, and/or another immigration document. No matter how many staff you’re taking on each year, it’s still […] The post Five ways technology can help your Right to Work checks appeared first on SME Magazine.

How to store CLOB variable data to the table through webservice

CLOB stands for Character Large Object, CLOB stores large amounts of character data ,up to 4GB in size. CLOB data may be very large, some database management systems do not store the text directly in the table. Instead, the CLOB field serves as an address, which references the location of the data. New Stuff:- How… Read More »

How to increase no. of characters in Line text entry using import template

Sometimes, it happens we need to insert description for particular line in any transaction using import template and the standard just allows limited text in line text entry like for around 194 characters. We can increase this number of characters by doing few changes in import/export template of that particular transaction. Consider example for a… Read More »

Restriction on WO Close unless Quality Transaction is clear

As you all know in Sage X3, Users can close any Work Order after Production Tracking by using WO Close screen. But one of our client wanted to restrict that WO Close functionality until that particular Work Order is Completely Tracked and Quality Control Transaction is done. Now we will see both the conditions one… Read More »

Can’t go to the office? I’ll work in the car

From U-turns to three point turns … look what allthis indecision has driven us to. With the latest government change of heart on working from home, office workers are being encouraged once again to shun their commute and offices in favour of the safety of the kitchen table. But while working from home has become […] The post Can’t go to the office? I’ll work in the car appeared first on SME Magazine.

Which industries have adapted well since Lockdown?

Guest post by David Soffer The imposition of a UK-wide lockdown in March was as difficult for businesses as it was unprecedented for the UK. Many businesses, industries and companies faced hardship, struggles and in some unfortunate cases, collapse. The UK Government has since offered various helping hands, including their Job Retention Scheme, the Furlough […] The post Which industries have adapted well since Lockdown? appeared first on SME Magazine.

What route can I take to rescue my struggling business?

Guest post by Keith Tully By cutting the cycle of deterioration in its track, you can slow down mounting debts from biting into your cashflow, fine-tune credit control measures and restructure your business through a prescribed company rescue method. Failing to observe the health of the business and track any downward trends could lead to […] The post What route can I take to rescue my struggling business? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Why Covid has given marketers the chance to start from scratc

  Guest post by Mark Dunn Covid-19 might have seriously rocked marketing spend, but the pandemic could be seen as a great equaliser from a marketing point of view. Very few (if any) marketers have ever worked under lockdown and in the situation the oft repeated mantra ‘business as usual’ can feel disingenuous. Some UK […] The post Why Covid has given marketers the chance to start from scratc appeared first on SME Magazine.

Exit Planning: Things to Take Into Consideration

Guest post by Jonny Hughes One of the most overlooked aspects of business planning by business owners is having an exit plan in place. You may not be thinking about leaving the company anytime soon, but there may well come a time where you are ready to move and you will want to make sure […] The post Exit Planning: Things to Take Into Consideration appeared first on SME Magazine.

Sunak’s wage ‘top-up’ scheme – all the reaction

Wages of workers who have not been able to return to the workplace full-time will continue to be supplemented in a scheme involving the Government and employers. The Jobs Support Scheme will replace the furlough scheme when it ends, according to Chancellor Rishi Sunak, who announced that  this will see staff get up to 77 […] The post Sunak’s wage ‘top-up’ scheme – all the reaction appeared first on SME Magazine.

How Covid is driving us to change jobs

More than half of UK workers plan to make changes to their careers in the next 12 months as a direct result of the Coronavirus pandemic. Aviva’s How We Live Report has found the most popular career aspiration emerging from the crisis is the desire for flexibility. One in 10  say that in the next […] The post How Covid is driving us to change jobs appeared first on SME Magazine.

Missed our holiday in Lockdown? We’ll just roll it over . .

Over two-thirds of full-time employees are planning to roll at least one day of annual leave into their next holiday period after a temporary law was passed by the government back in March allowing workers to carry over up to four weeks’ paid holiday. According to personal finance comparison website finder.com, this is equivalent to […] The post Missed our holiday in Lockdown? We’ll just roll it over . . appeared first on SME Magazine.

Is Microsoft Dynamics 365 right for small businesses?

Guest post by Sue Wright – Business Development Manager, D365 Experts If you run a small or young company, our advice is to start making use of the best technology before you expand. This may involve investing in business management software – formally known as enterprise resource management, or ERP – that can grow with […] The post Is Microsoft Dynamics 365 right for small businesses? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Restrict Purchase Order based on Open SO amount

Recently one of our client wants customization in Sage X3 where they want to restrict creation of Purchase Order based on the Sales Order amount i.e. if Purchase order amount get exceeded than total Sales Order amount then user should not able to create Purchase Order. To achieve this, we have added a custom field… Read More »

Define Daily and Monthly rate type in Sage X3

Sage X3 is most powerful business management process offered by Sage. Sage X3 manages all critical business functions in any business process. Sage X3 offers multi-currency functionality enabling businesses to handle different currencies within your accounting system. Also having multi-currency feature in Sage X3 ERP benefit your organization in many ways. With the Multi-Currency support,user… Read More »

How to solve formatting issue in V12 using “Break After”

In earlier version of Sage X3 (before V12), whenever there was any requirement from client to add custom fields on standard transaction/master screen, developer has to select the position and block in which it will be displayed and has to place those fields by giving specific numbering to it. But most of the time, developer… Read More »

The Analyst Cam: Zoho Workplace

As we have moved to virtual vendor briefings, I have increasingly been excerpting short segments (with permission from vendors), as part of my Analyst Cam series. Zoho launched Workplace last month - it is a suite of 9 applications to... The Analyst Cam: Zoho Workplace is copyrighted by Vinnie Mirchandani. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

From Engineering To Sales

A few weeks ago I woke up to see a mail that said I was given a “Thought leader” badge by IBM – which is our highest level of competence in consulting . We have switched a few different HR frameworks in my time here and this badge was a retrospective of the level I […] From Engineering To Sales is copyrighted by Vijay Vijayasankar. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Introducing Zapps, The Platform for Apps on Zoom

Today I’m excited to share something I’ve be working on since I joined Zoom to lead Product integrations. At our annual conference Zoomtopia, we launched Zapps — which enables 3rd party developers to create and distribute apps that enrich the Zoom experience and enhance the meeting workflow to increase productivity before, during and after a […] Introducing Zapps, The Platform for Apps on Zoom is copyrighted by Ross Mayfield. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Melting HR bureaucracy

The tastiest employment contract I‘ve ever seen. German version here. We talk a lot about making HR processes more engaging and improving the employee experience. Software for employee engagement has grown, in the space of a few years, to more than a billion euro market.  Making HR processes easier and simpler is a big business. […] Melting HR bureaucracy is copyrighted by Thomas Otter. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

The difficult second album. Advice for HRTECH vendors.

Warning: long, rambling metaphor. Readers of my blog and twitter feed will have seen that I have an interest in music. One of my favourite albums is the first Stone Roses Album, The Stone Roses. I play this record a lot. Here is the song, Waterfall, from the album. The wikipedia entry is worth a […] The difficult second album. Advice for HRTECH vendors. is copyrighted by Thomas Otter. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Has a return to the office become a resigning matter?

More than eight in ten of the UK’s full-time staff are either working or planning to work remotely in some form for the rest of 2020. But almost half say they may resign if they were forced to return to the office. And with working from home firmly established as key to the future of […] The post Has a return to the office become a resigning matter? appeared first on SME Magazine.

EverythingBranded launches spin-off B2C print venture

Promotional products specialist EverythingBranded has pivoted out the Coronavirus pandemic with the launch of its new B2C business arm, EverythingPrinted and a new e-commerce platform EverythingDigital. Paul Rowlett, the CEO and founder of the B2B-focused corporate gifts company, wasn’t going to let his £20m business, started from a laptop and phone from his front room in Leicester, go […] The post EverythingBranded launches spin-off B2C print venture appeared first on SME Magazine.

Should you buy or lease your company car?

Guest post by Ben Hiorns Company cars are a great employee benefit for small businesses that can provide not only an added incentive for employees but an investment towards your future. But what makes sense for your company and your brand? To buy or lease? Buying Pros – Buying a car for a business is […] The post Should you buy or lease your company car? appeared first on SME Magazine.

Assurant launches business concierge package with IWG to support SMEs

Assurant, a leading global provider of lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, has launched a new Business Concierge support package to help SMEs manage their back-office operations with 24/7 legal, accountancy, and technical assistance. Created in partnership with International Workplace Group (IWG), the new offering brings together legal and […] The post Assurant launches business concierge package with IWG to support SMEs appeared first on SME Magazine.

Marketing triumph – then given months to live

Marketing agency founder Ben Wolfenden’s career hit a new high when he was voted entrepreneur of the year at Leeds Digital Festival. But just days later he was hit with the bombshell news that he has just three months to live. Now he faces a desperate fight to secure the financial support he needs to […] The post Marketing triumph – then given months to live appeared first on SME Magazine.

Forget the office – home-working ‘is here to stay’

The pandemic looks set to have a lasting impact on office use, according to new figures from the Institute of Directors. A survey of almost 1,000 company directors last month revealed that nearly three quarters said they would be keeping increased home-working after coronavirus. And more than half of those polled said their organisation intended […] The post Forget the office – home-working ‘is here to stay’ appeared first on SME Magazine.

Out of Lockdown and into the lolly, the ice cream maker’s deal in the desert

An ice cream maker from Devon has guaranteed its survival beyond what was an uneventful summer – by supplying a client in Dubai. Now the cooler months of Autumn have arrived, many manufacturers are looking to hotter countries to maintain sales throughout the year. And the artisanal ice cream and sorbet producer Granny Gothards, has […] The post Out of Lockdown and into the lolly, the ice cream maker’s deal in the desert   appeared first on SME Magazine.

Non Conformance Plan in Sage X3 V12

In Sage X3 V12 a new functionality is added which will help in enhancement in quality standard. In our previous blog we saw in detail on Non conformance management screen. In this blog we will see in details on how Use Non conformance plan function to guide and schedule corrective or preventive actions against a… Read More »

How to create credit memo from customer return

In a normal business scenario credit memo and customer return plays an important part. It has its own importance in the sales process which is integral to business processes. New Stuff:- MongoDB Backup and Restore Procedure A credit note or credit memo is a commercial document issued by a seller to a buyer. Credit notes… Read More »

MongoDB Backup and Restore Procedure

Sage X3 uses Mongo DB as a storage database for the Administration Module. It also acts as part of the first layer of security alongside the Syracuse Component. Just like Microsoft SQL and Oracle DB; Mongo DB also needs to be backed up. In this blog we will see how to take a backup of… Read More »

Top 3 Benefits of Greytrix Professional Services

Greytrix is one of the leading ERP vendors and CRM vendors globally, providing low cost, high quality Professional Services for ERP softwares like Sage X3, Sage 100, Sage 300, Sage 500, Sage Intacct and CRM softwares like Sage CRM, Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM, Salesforce with over two decades of experience and 250+ developers & consultants.… Read More »

British fintech Lanistar heading for £1bn valuation with global expansion

Leading banking alternative Lanistar, the company which is set to revolutionise how customers streamline their money, has announced it has opened a new European office in Athen, as part of its rapid expansion plans to become the next £1bn fintech company. The news comes after a major video interview conducted by the company’s founder and CEO Gurhan […] The post British fintech Lanistar heading for £1bn valuation with global expansion appeared first on SME Magazine.

Remote working not working? There’s an easy answer for SMEs

Guest post by Navjot Sanghera – Apple Product Manager Many SMEs have had to urgently adapt the way they work of late. For many, it’s been a tough time – but struggling with the wrong technology needn’t keep you playing catchup in the months to come. Apple at Work can make a big difference to any […] The post Remote working not working? There’s an easy answer for SMEs appeared first on SME Magazine.

Bank reveals challenges facing ethnic minority business owners

Black business owners and those from Asian and Other Ethnic Minority backgrounds face persistent disparities in business outcomes, with systemic disadvantage playing a key role. This is revealed in a report Alone together: Entrepreneurship and Diversity in the UK, published today by the British Business Bank and Oliver Wyman. The report examines the profound effects ethnic and economic background, gender and […] The post Bank reveals challenges facing ethnic minority business owners appeared first on SME Magazine.

How to add any description field in the left side panel

Recently we had a requirement in which client wants to add Routing description field on work order screen in left side panel and description field will be fetched from routing Master. This field addition will help user to find operation details on work order screen. Also, we can add this field on report level as… Read More »

Warning message on credit note creation as per the financial year

In Sage X3, user can create sales credit note against the Sales Invoice transaction. This can be done as per the selected date of invoice & credit note creation date. In this customization we are going to give the pop up message at the time of the credit note creation against particular Sales Invoice. As… Read More »

How to exclude Components on a Work Order in Sage X3

In Sage X3, Work orders dictate what product need to be manufactured, what raw materials are going to be required to manufacture the product, and which work center that the product needs to pass through in the manufacturing process. New Stuff:- Multiple ways to sign a standard workflow We have a Work Order created in… Read More »

Multiple ways to sign a standard workflow

Sage X3 provide us multiple ways to sign a record in workflow process. There are various ways which helps user to save their time. Basically a user goes manually to a particular transaction and searches the record and then signs the record, this process is bit time consuming but we have few different methods to… Read More »

How to perform file Import/Export function using Batch Processing

Batch processing is a method of queued up transaction executed without manual intervention on the regular interval. The batch server is a background process that launches programs or system commands. A queue of tasks is processed by the server, executing and logging the results of each task. we come across the scenario where file based import… Read More »

Unable to add custom report in the RECORD option of any screen

In Sage X3 normally when we add any report in the Record option of the any of transaction screen, we as consultant just need to find out the Internal Code of that screen under Setup–>Destination–>Print codes and then needs to add the report using that Internal code in Print Code screen. This blog can be… Read More »

How to solve “No currency exchange rate” error on payment screen

As you all know, multi-currency is the key feature for Sage X3. With the multi-currency support, you can define Suppliers/Customers in Sage X3 with different currencies such as INR, USD, AUD, EURO, etc. This helps the user to do the ERP transactions in various currencies depending on the Supplier/Customer currency. But sometimes, you may face… Read More »

Quality control on Purchase receipts

There are various setups on the product, product-site, technical sheets and stock management rules that define exactly when and how the quality control process will function within Sage Enterprise. Let’s take a look at an example of the Sage Enterprise Quality Control function integrated into the purchase order receipt process.  This would emulate the business… Read More »

83% Of Enterprises Transformed Their Cybersecurity In 2020

73% of enterprises (over 500 employees) accelerated their cloud migration plans to support the shift to remote working across their organizations due to the pandemic. 81% of enterprises accelerated their IT modernization processes due to the pandemic. 48% of all companies surveyed have accelerated their cloud migration plans, 49% have sped up their IT modernization […] 83% Of Enterprises Transformed Their Cybersecurity In 2020 is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Absolute’s CEO Christy Wyatt On The Future Of Endpoint Security

Removing any doubt endpoints are resilient, self-healing and secure is what matters most to cybersecurity leaders today. It has become the highest priority across education, enterprise, financial services and government organizations in 2020 and beyond. At the same time, CIOs and CISOs are recognizing that endpoint complexity itself is a vulnerability. Absolute’s 2020 State of […] Absolute’s CEO Christy Wyatt On The Future Of Endpoint Security is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

What’s New In Gartner’s Hype Cycle For AI, 2020

47% of artificial intelligence (AI) investments were unchanged since the start of the pandemic and 30% of organizations plan to increase their AI investments, according to a recent Gartner poll. 30% of CEOs own AI initiatives in their organizations and regularly redefine resources, reporting structures and systems to ensure success. AI projects continue to accelerate this year […] What’s New In Gartner’s Hype Cycle For AI, 2020 is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.

Legal issues ‘needlessly risk cash reserves’

Small businesses are unnecessarily putting their cash reserves at risk by failing to prioritise legal issues, according one survey. A quarter of SMEs admit to having spent between £5-15,000 on dealing with legal matters within the past 12 months. Nearly one in 20 has spent over an eye-watering £30,000 in the same timeframe. This is […] The post Legal issues ‘needlessly risk cash reserves’ appeared first on SME Magazine.

An open and shut case: what Lockdown 2 means for business

Boris Johnson’s announcement of a second Lockdown received a mixed reaction from the business world – but left many facing a new wave of confusion and uncertainty. So, here’s an at-a-glance guide to who stays open and who, once again, will have to close their doors. OPEN Supermarkets and food stores Garden centres Other retailers […] The post An open and shut case: what Lockdown 2 means for business appeared first on SME Magazine.

Thriving in adversity: the entrepreneurs bucking the trend

A second Lockdown may present challenges but the first has left some Lockdown savvy businesses well-equipped to cope – including the UK’s first online in-date surplus food retailer, currently celebrating a major business milestone, having achieved a £1.1 million turnover in the past 10 months. Since launching in 2018, Food Circle Supermarket has already sold […] The post Thriving in adversity: the entrepreneurs bucking the trend appeared first on SME Magazine.

The fintech riding the biking boom

Fueling the increasing demand for bikes, a leading fintech for recurring payments, has teamed up with a folding bike manufacturer to streamline payments. As a result, Brompton Bike Hire customers in the UK can now benefit from easy to set-up and manage monthly payments, powered by GoCardless, guaranteeing a seamless experience for both the customer […] The post The fintech riding the biking boom appeared first on SME Magazine.

The academic thriving on meeting student aspirations

One of the country’s leading academic mentors has seen a huge five-fold increase in students coming to her for support since the beginning of Lockdown last March. The reason is simple. The pandemic has prevented many overseas students travelling to see universities first-hand and with restrictions affecting many countries, the UK has become an even more attractive option, particularly among […] The post The academic thriving on meeting student aspirations appeared first on SME Magazine.

The back expert helping homeworkers move forward

By Alec Lom As millions of office workers suddenly found themselves locked down and working from home, health ergonomist Nichola Adams’s responded quickly to “pivot” her business to focus on clients facing a new range of challenges. Nichola, one of Britain’s most experienced back pain and musculoskeletal injury specialists, saw a catalogue of cases that […] The post The back expert helping homeworkers move forward appeared first on SME Magazine.

Programme launched to stem workplace addiction crisis

Guest post by Claire Harvey The leading addiction treatment specialists UKAT have launched a free addiction awareness programme for businesses large and small across the country. The programme is set to support the employers and employees of all types of business as the Government is encouraging those who can, to work from home during the […] The post Programme launched to stem workplace addiction crisis appeared first on SME Magazine.

Centrify’s New CEO Has A Compelling Vision For The Future Of Cybersecurity

Bottom Line: Flint Brenton’s vision for the future of Centrify and cybersecurity, in general, prioritizes the need for privileged access management to become core to the multi-cloud architectures and DevOps environments he sees pervading customers’ enterprises today. Every new cybersecurity company CEO is writing their vision of the future by their decisions and the priorities […] Centrify’s New CEO Has A Compelling Vision For The Future Of Cybersecurity is copyrighted by Louis Columbus. If you are reading this outside your feed reader or email, you are likely witnessing illegal content theft. Enterprise Irregulars is sponsored by Salesforce and Zoho.