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9 Steps to take to successfully implement an integrated business management system

Data Storage

Step 8 – Data Storage – a Vital Consideration for Businesses

Just how important is Data Storage to your business? A business’s data is one of its most valuable assets, and therefore how and where to store it is a critical decision. There are four main options when it comes to data storage: Data residing on-premise: data lives on hardware in a company’s server room or in the region, such as South Africa. This data is hosted by the business and not a 3rd party. Data residing off-premise: this is a local or

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Accounting to ERP Step 9

Step 9 – Pick the right long term technology partner

If you are a small business owner who has realised that the time has come to move on from mainly relying on your accounting software to an integrated business management system, you are on the brink of an exciting journey towards the digital transformation of your business. Moving from accounting to ERP. An important step in implementing the right Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for your business is to decide who you will trust to be your long-term technology partner.

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Womens Month 2020

In the world of COVID-19

ERP for small businesses

ERP is an option for small businesses: Be smarter, faster and automated.

Contrary to popular belief, ERP is a good option for start-ups and small to medium businesses, especially now, following the impact of the pandemic. With COVID-19 having accelerated change, the need for real-time data to enable optimal decision-making and month-to-month planning in a disrupted environment has never been more pressing. It is said that the current best formula for successful business is to be smarter, faster and automated. That’s what makes an ERP system a strategic investment right now to

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ERP in Healthcare

Why tailored ERP solutions make sense for the healthcare industry

The World Health Organisation declared COVID-19 a global pandemic on 11 March, prompting lockdowns in many countries around the world, including South Africa. Companies in the healthcare sector are usually insulated from economic disruption due to the steady demand for medical products and procedures, but the impact of the coronavirus is different, because of its medical nature. As a result, this has had numerous short, medium, and long-term impacts on the healthcare industry. Why use an ERP system within your

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Self-knowledge

Self-knowledge is key says finance and account manager Atusaye Mwalweni

Atusaye Mwalweni, Finance and Account Manager at Seidor Africa, the largest and most successful SAP Business One Partner on the continent, feels that self-knowledge is one of the most important attributes to have in business. She has experience in HR, administration, customer care and finance, all of which have contributed to her  expertise in her current role. A committed learner, she attributes her successes to the knowledge sharing environment she and her colleagues have created. Why is self-knowledge so important?

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Business Process Automation Webinar

A Guide to Planning your Business Process Automation Project

Having a robust business strategy during a recession is a fundamental way to overcome the countless challenges that are thrown at today’s business leaders. With the right business recession strategy in place, it is possible for businesses of all sizes and industry specialisms to thrive during a recession and forever changing economic climates. Strategies for business survival during a recession will help you to review what is working for you now, before, during and after a recession. Preparing IT systems

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learning

#WomensMonth Honouring our Seidor Africa #hero’s – Anita de Jager

The value of ongoing learning Anita de Jager, Group Finance Manager, Seidor Africa Women are notoriously scarce in the upper echelons of financial management. Anita de Jager, Group Finance Manager at Seidor Africa, however, has a career in finance spanning more than three decades. Her main focus is to increase the efficiency and automation of the finance department, an objective that is ongoing as she manages  the financial activities that are crucial to the successful operation of the organisation. “Qualities

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eCommerce

eCommerce – Aphix Software and Seidor Announce Business Partnership

During the COVID epidemic, it has become increasingly clear how important an eCommerce site can be for any business.  Aphix Software is delighted to announce an exciting new business partnership with leading Johannesburg based SAP Business One provider Seidor Africa. Together with Aphix Software, Seidor Africa can offer its customers a fully scalable, multi-channel eCommerce solution that’s seamlessly integrated in real-time with SAP Business One. eCommerce and SAP Business One   The Aphix suite of eCommerce solutions includes B2B trade

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