7 Strategic Ways to grow your busines
If you’ve reached a tipping point where the very tools and systems that supported your business growth are now hindering your ability to act with agility and insight. Keep your business going and growing with a business solution from AkiliAfrica powered by Microsoft.
1. Simplify business processes
When the simplest processes, like invoicing and month-end closing can take hours...even days to complete, you need to automate repetitive tasks, streamline your supply chain, and free up time for more important matters.
2. Transform the way you work
The traditional workplace isn’t so traditional anymore, and business doesn’t stop because you’re on the road or working from home. Create, share and collaborate from virtually anywhere and put information at your people’s fingertips with one user experience that extends across your systems.
of employers’ report increased productivity from telecommuters
3. Focus on what matters most
Don’t limit your view to past performance. Shape the future when you turn your business data into the information that helps your people and your company be more agile, responsive and focused on your customers.
Top business priorities
Develop & deliver innovative products and services
Improve quality of products and services
Adapt to fast-changing business conditions
Increase customer satisfaction
4. Establish Internal Controls
When users can make changes to journal entries or approve orders without proper workflows or audit trails, your company is at risk. Get greater control and reduce your chance of fraud.
of all frauds occur in one of six departments - accounting, operations, sales, upper management, customer service, purchasing
5. Be lean, stay lean
Reduce cost and complexity of managing your business when the systems you use to manage your business and the tools your people use to manage their calendar, email, and data all work together and all come from the same trusted source - Microsoft.
6. Plan ahead
Database size, transaction, and user limits holding you back? Don’t put off business growth because your accounting software can’t keep up. Overcome constraints, identify and support new business, and be prepared for the future. A business solution from AkiliAfrica scales up or down as your needs change. Start with what you need now and scale up or down as your business needs change—in the cloud or on your servers—the choice is yours.
Why companies adopt an ERP system
Resolve order processing issues
Hardware & software obsolescence
Resolve data duplication/errors
Reduce excess inventory
7. Remove risk
Get started without disrupting your business or your cash flow. A business solution from AkiliAfrica is quick to implement, easy to use, and has the power to support your growth ambition.
Sources: www.sba.gov/content, www.erpsoftwareblog.com (Is Your Business Ready for ERP?), http://www.acfe.com/rttn-highlights.aspx, https://www.informationweek.com