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The Best Reasons to Start Your Microsoft Dynamics Job Hunt in the New Year

It’s very easy to let the new year ring in and go by without making any changes in your professional life, but in the world of Microsoft Dynamics, those who make changes are those that get ahead. We’re always on the look out for new Dynamics resource to improve the fortunes of our clients’ project goals, so if you feel stuck in a rut, make the ringing in of 2019 an excuse to make a change.  If you need a little bit of inspiration to get you on your path to that great new job, here …

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2018: The Year Dynamics 365 Got Serious

Looking back at 2018 in Microsoft Dynamics 365 can make you miss a breath. It’s been a long year, with events in—and outside—tech taking place you wouldn’t always believe…. That said, for Dynamics 365, 2018 has been a year of maturity, of new features, and new outsider considerations. Here’s our year-end round up of events for Dynamics 365 professionals.  Version 9.0 In the first part of 2018, we saw the Online upgrades to Dynamics 3565 v9.0. This meant that multi-select option …

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How to Accelerate Your Career as a Microsoft Dynamics Consultant in the US

It’s no secret that the number of freelancers and consultants working in the technology sector is growing year on year. In the US, we are helping record numbers of Microsoft Dynamics consultants in the US find new fulfilling, lucrative contracts and permanent positions. Matching the right talent with the right business takes a great deal of specialist sector and local knowledge, and at Conspicuous, we pride ourselves on this. If you’re a consultant looking to accelerate your career in Microsoft …

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Microsoft Presents the Future at Future Decoded

At the start of this month was Microsoft’s premier event for all things productivity, Future Decoded. Hosted at the ExCel centre in London each year, it’s an excellent source of Dynamics-related news, and this year there were in-depth labs on PowerApps, Flow and Dynamics 365. Here are five things we learnt from the event that will shape the future for all Microsoft Dynamics professionals.   1. Tech intensity Staya Nadella, Microsoft’s enigmatic leader has not historically been afraid …

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How to On-board Your Next Microsoft Dynamics 365 Professional

If you are a Microsoft Dynamics 365 professional working in the US, what are the best on-boarding experiences you have ever had? They always stick out in your memory because generally speaking, the majority of businesses don’t actually make that many changes to their new recruit process. So whether you are looking to attract new temporary or full-time Dynamics professionals working in the US, it might be a good time to step back, take a look at your recruitment process and make some changes.  …

From gatekeeper to innovator: the transformational effect of digital finance with Dynamics 365

A few months ago, the Dubai-based Emaar Hospitality Group, part of the mighty property group that owns the world’s tallest tower, the Burj Khalifa, said it had chosen to adopt Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations in the cloud as its new back-office ERP system. “We are transforming our business model through digitisation that would take us to the next level in providing world-class service to our guests,” said Olivier Harnisch, chief executive officer of Emaar Hospitality Group. “In …

How You Find Your Next London Microsoft Dynamics 365 Resource

If you are a decision-maker in a business that is thinking about introducing a London Microsoft Dynamics solution, it can be challenging to know where to begin. With that in mind, we have produced a comprehensive guide to help you find the right resource for your London-based project.  Step one: Understanding the scope of your project The first thing on your agenda should be to work out the scope of your project as this will help you understand how much resource you’re going to require from …

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More AI Features for Dynamics CRM Professionals

According to a report by Search CRM for Dynamics CRM professionals, Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 CRM platform has now been updated with additional AI-driven BI tools for sales, marketing and service. At the Microsoft Business Applications Summit 2018, James Phillips, corporate vice president of the vendor’s business application group, said that the new Dynamics 365 update would turn Dynamics CRM into a business intelligence tool. How would it do that? By incorporating AI-driven analytics to help …

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Dynamics 365 Gets New Release Cadence

Microsoft has announced a new update schedule for Dynamics 365. Dynamics 365 now has a new programme of updates that sees them delivered to End Users and Partners on a twice-annual cadence. This new update schedule means that they will be delivered in April and October, offering new capabilities and functionality in more substantial, predictably timed chunks. According to Mo Osborne, Corporate Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Business Applications Engineering, “these updates will …

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Achieving GDPR compliance on an older NAV database

In a previous blog post, I spoke about the implications of the sweeping new privacy laws introduced by the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the EU and some of the actions Microsoft has been taking to support their customers and reseller partners to be compliant in the brave new world of data privacy and security. Along with white papers and compliance guides, Microsoft has set up a new GDPR demos page to help organisations of all sizes to understand what is required of them and avoid …