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Posted on: December 20, 2012

I love Excel, always have.  But if you are an advanced user, you may find it has some shortcomings that have you searching for more expensive point solutions. Here’s why you shouldn’t do that just yet… Microsoft Excel has been around since the very first version was released for the Macintosh in 1985, with version […]

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Posted on: December 18, 2012

On November 14th, TGO Consulting partnered with CMA Ontario to present The Future of ERP. It was a great experience and generated a lot of interest around Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions. Our presenter, Grantley Smith, was interviewed afterwards on his thoughts on where ERP is headed. Check out the video below: If you want to […]

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Posted on: December 13, 2012

This article originally appeared in the CMA Ontario’s Monthly E-Newsletter, The Leading Indicator.  “The Future of ERP” is part 2 of 2 in the series: The Changing Role of Finance. To read part 1, “From Budgeting to Forecasting”, click here. The Future of ERP A bit of history… If you take a look at the evolution […]

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Posted on: December 6, 2012

This article originally appeared in the CMA Ontario’s Monthly E-Newsletter, The Leading Indicator.  “From Budgeting to Forecasting” is part 1 of 2 in the series: The Changing Role of Finance. From Budgeting to Forecasting Back when I was doing actual accounting every day, I remember dreading budget season.  It is like the opposite of Christmas – […]

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