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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Everything We Learnt at Microsoft Inspire to Help You Be a Better Microsoft Partner

Microsoft Inspire is the corporation’s annual Partner conference which runs over two days and helps the global Microsoft community to see what the company’s vision is for the future. Held, as it is each year, in Las Vegas, Nevada, on July 15-19, this was a big year for the Microsoft Partner community, so allow us to break down the main announcements, and explain why that will help you be a better Microsoft Dynamics Partner. Organizational and Partner changes From Azure to, Microsoft …

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Partners: Three Key Considerations for Your Microsoft Dynamics Business

It is clear that the Microsoft Dynamics business is currently going from strength to strength. With more and more resources being poured into the tech by Microsoft, and increased sales due to improved user-experience and functionality, now is a great time to be focussing your business on Dynamics. There are a number of things that make establishing and growing a Microsoft Dynamics-focused business more complicated than it used to be. From the growth and prevailing dominance of the cloud and IoT …

How to keep a Dynamics 365 implementation from stalling

Whatever the nature of the business, ERP systems, such as MS Dynamics 365 Business Central, are complex beasts and a challenge to implement. The whole process can take multiple months, even years, and will typically have a knock-on effect on other departments and systems not directly linked to the upgrade. A successful project can offer a business the opportunity to optimise its entire value chain as the technology can connect seamlessly with other systems. But, there are a lot of moving parts …

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The Key Traits to Look for in Your First Dynamics 365 Technical Role Hire

Whether you’re a well-established business undergoing digital transformation, or you’re a new micro organization who have digital at the core of what you do, and are ready to hire that essential first Microsoft Dynamics technical role, knowing what to look for can be a challenge. This is true whether you are ready to make your first Microsoft Dynamics hire, or you are looking for your first .NET dev. These are some things you should be ready to consider. Are they ready to take ownership? There …

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Video Tutorials for Dynamics 365 Developers

When it comes to learning online, we all prefer to click and watch, rather than scroll and read. In fact, our brains process visuals 60,000x quicker than text, so videos are a much more efficient way of processing information. And whether you’re an experienced Microsoft Dynamics professional or relatively new to the field, watching video tutorials has become a common way to broaden knowledge and stay abreast of product updates. Here we highlight some of the most helpful video channels for Dynamics …

Interview Topics for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Professionals

Interview Topics for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Professionals

After 18 years working with some of world’s leading Microsoft Dynamics experts, we know what it takes to stand out. For candidates to be the best you must display a breadth and depth of knowledge – even beyond their niche area. This ability to comprehend the latest product updates and wider industry shifts, and provide a perspective, is valuable to employers. Here are some general interview topics that could supplement any Microsoft Dynamics conversation. The commercial health of Microsoft …

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Money – How to Answer the Salary Question if asked in a Dynamics 365 Interview

Ah yes, the sordid topic of coin. As much as we try and dress it up, very few people would be doing the work they currently do unless remunerated sufficiently for their efforts.Money has long been a natural bedfellow of work and is deeply rooted in all areas and at all levels of society across the world and indeed history. When it comes to navigating interviews it’s natural that money will be factored somewhere in your career decision making.  After all your interview prep work it can all …

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7 Facts and Myths about working in Microsoft Dynamics Recruitment

As a recruiter with 6 over years’ experience I would give my perspective of working in Microsoft Dynamics recruitment post University and working as a recruiter in more general terms. We are not very well liked – this unfortunately is just the industry we are in. You could sit in a dark room and cry about it or you take the positives out of this. In an industry so despised it means if you perform well you can make a good name for yourself. Certainly the recruitment industry has been tarnished …