Key Performance Indicators: Are You Focusing on the Right Ones?

For any financial leader, key performance indicators (KPIs) are crucial for your business – you can’t live without them. They are used to measure success – what is working (successful) and what is not (unsuccessful). They can also help you identify areas for improvement – that, after all, is really the main goal of any … Continued

What’s the Difference Between Sage Intacct and QuickBooks for Nonprofits?

Like more than 80% of small businesses, many nonprofits begin their financial lives using Intuit® QuickBooks® to manage accounting. It’s easy to use, well known and offers entry-level accounting functionality at an affordable price. But as these organizations grow, they often face significant challenges and hidden costs as they hit the limits of QuickBooks’ functionality. … Continued

Are you ready to embrace your inner Finance Superhero?

One of the great things about being part of the Express team is that we get to see the finance superhero unleashed in the organizations we help move from entry-level systems to powerful midmarket solutions. It’s a big move.  And, it can come with some anxiety. But once implemented the benefits become immediately visible. We’d … Continued

Extend the Functionality of Your Sage Intacct Solution: Learn More at Wednesday Wisdom!

Join us for Sage Intacct Wednesday Wisdom – a series of short and insightful sessions that will explore how you can further drive efficiency and success within your business. Each week, Sage Intacct product experts will share best practices, tips and tricks, and other ways Sage Intacct’s innovation and existing modules can help you get … Continued

The Value of User Acceptance Testing for a Successful ERP Implementation

“Training on your new ERP system is done. Now go ahead and practice on your own and let us know if you have questions.” This is what most ERP Partners tell their clients. But at Express Information Systems we have a proven testing and training methodology that is successful, and actually saves you money on … Continued

New 1099-NEC Reporting Requirements for Dynamics GP Users

The IRS announced big changes to reporting non-employee compensation and 1099 forms for the 2020 tax year. The 1099-NEC has moved non-employee compensation (box 7) off of the 1099-MISC to a new form: 1099-NEC.  In addition, a few other boxes have moved around. At Express Information Systems, we have studied your choices regarding the new … Continued

Microsoft Dynamics GP – 2020 Year-End Blog Series Schedule!

Back by popular demand… Microsoft has created a Microsoft Dynamics GP 2020 Year-End Blog series, and what a year this will be! There are a lot of changes to talk about this year. Typically with an election year, we do not see a lot of movement, but of course, like anything else, 2020 is an … Continued

How to Easily Change Your Microsoft Partner

As much as everyone hopes that they can keep every customer happy, sometimes things just don’t work out as planned. So, from time to time, no matter the reason, the wish to change your Microsoft Partner of Record or VAR (Value Added Reseller) can and does happen. Luckily, the process of switching is much simpler … Continued

Top 6 Benefits of Cloud Accounting for Small Business

The cloud is primarily accountable for our always-on, always-connected world. And, as a platform to make data and accounting software accessible online anytime, from anywhere, on any device, your locally-based, in-house server is no longer the central hub of activity. This shift isn’t just in our personal lives, it’s in every aspect of everything we … Continued

Dipping Your Toes into the World of Cloud Accounting

The world has radically changed since March. Many employees have worked in a cubicle for years, faithfully showing up at 7:30 and leaving at 4:30 every day. In three months, that all changed with COVID-19 when many companies said, “let’s try to have you work remotely”. Dining rooms and kitchen tables became home offices and, … Continued