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Posted on: July 6, 2017

For any successful organization, the budgeting and forecasting process (whether annual or rolling) needs to take place to set and achieve goals effectively, but it doesn’t need to be a painful process. These 3 simple budgeting and planning best practices can help ensure smoother sailing throughout. Top 3 Budgeting and Planning Best Practices: Incorporate budgeting […]

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

From sea to shining sea, from the great white north to the sunny shores of the pacific, from British Columbia to Newfoundland and everything in between, Canada is a nation of strong, diverse people and TGO is proud to be a part of that! Happy Birthday Canada!

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Posted on: June 22, 2017

Microsoft Dynamics GP is a comprehensive ERP solution designed specifically to help companies streamline and unify all parts of the business model, increase visibility across all departments and give CFOs a much more in-depth view of a company’s financial data. That being said, although many companies see the value, they don’t utilize the system to […]

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Posted on: June 15, 2017

As a CFO, you play the dual role of team member (of the executive team) and team leader (of your financial team). As a team leader, there are many things required of you as far as building an effective team. Team building is an art – but there is a lot of science to it […]

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Marketing automation is one of the primary reasons any organization chooses a CRM; it is one of the most crucial functions a CRM system can provide for any organization. Marketing automation makes engaging with potential customers much easier and more efficient and allows you to better identify opportunities as they exist. Great, but what does […]

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Every business goes through cycles. As your business grows, make sure your system can keep up. So how do you know that you’ve outgrown your Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System? While your existing system may be operating just fine, it may not be as effective as it should be. Here are some of the easiest […]

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

User acceptance testing (UAT), also known as application testing, or end user testing, is a crucial part of the implementation of any technology based solution. During UAT, actual users test the fully developed/configured solution to ensure that it can handle the required tasks, according to total project specifications, in real-world cases. This helps to identify […]

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Posted on: May 11, 2017

Now, more than ever before, the pace with which you conduct all operations can dictate your success. Moving slowly means falling behind – and this isn’t a tortoise and hare type situation. In today’s digital age, you need to be able to keep up and move quickly. When it comes to Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains […]

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

For many organizations, the benefits of Microsoft Dynamics GP are well known. The software provides a base for much of your financial/budgetary data, integrates well with other systems, reduces your administrative overhead and improves expense management. As a result, you’ve set up Microsoft Dynamics GP and are ready to reap the rewards. Perfect. But what […]

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

To those not ‘in-the-know’, the role of an organization’s CFO may seem a bit blurry. Often the assumption that numbers are the purview of the CFO reigns supreme, but we know that this has changed dramatically over the last few years. Simply crunching the numbers does not adequately cover the tasks required and completed by […]

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