Dynamics CRM

UK public sector puts citizens first with Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Dynamics CRM partner Optevia has recently started working with two public sector companies in the UK, helping them to deliver an experience that focuses on the customer, and streamlines workflow. A faulty system The first of the two companies is the Supreme Court (UKSC). Paul Brigland, Head of IT Services and Departmental Records Officer at the Supreme Court explains: “between 2009 and 2013 our IT infrastructure and the applications running on it were not fully fit for purpose.  He …

Dynamics training

Why dynamics training needs a make over

I came across a Richard Branson quote the other day that really struck a chord, it was: “Train people well enough so they can leave, treat them well enough so they don’t want to.” It struck a real chord with me as time and again the issue of  dynamics training comes up in the Dynamics partner world. NAV, AX and CRM are evolving at an ever more rapid pace which means that everyone involved in the industry needs to keep up if they want any chance of future success. The pain of training For …

Microsoft Dynamics

The economics surrounding Microsoft Dynamics

Chancellor George Osborne is confident that Britain has left the recession behind, and that the economy is growing. If we focus in on the Microsoft Dynamics industry here in the UK and US, though, how is it fairing in the post-recession climate? In this post, we take a balanced look to see how the Dynamics industry is doing.  Microsoft stock is ready to skyrocket Although it might well be the case that Microsoft’s second-quarter earnings disappointed investors – enough to reduce the share …

Internet of Things and Microsoft Dynamics

Five facts about the Internet of Things to give you interview success

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a network of all of your items and devices, the data the network produces, the business intelligence it delivers, and the cloud services that facilitate it. Here are five facts about the IoT that will help you remain competitive in an interview situation.  1. A multiplatform focus The IoT gives more power to the people in the community by providing accurate, real-time information pushed to all of their devices. Some Microsoft Dynamics developers might therefore …

Dynamics CRM

How the serge in Dynamics CRM will affect the job market

As recruiters for Microsoft Dynamics, it’s vital to know about how changes in the world of Dynamics affect the jobs market. This article summarises the explosion in Dynamics CRM over the last year, and the continual projected growth for this year. With that in mind, we have considered some of the effects these changes will have on the job market.  Salesforce partnership means greater requirement for CRM developers Microsoft’s decision to partner with Salesforce was a smart one for Microsoft …

salary

The salary issue: what you see isn’t always what you get

How much do you think you should be paid?  If you’re seeking your next career move then salary is going to be high on your agenda, but it shouldn’t be the only thing you think about. Here’s why: Employers are looking for the ideal candidate When employers create a job advertisement, they’re showcasing the salary they’re prepared to pay for the ideal candidate.  They want to attract the Dynamics developer with ten years of experience, three languages and industry-specific knowledge, …