Rocket CRM Business card in extended arm

From November 2019 you may have suddenly noticed a new button on your contact Quick Create form like the one below? The Scan Business Card option is a great addition for sales people who are too busy to type info into a CRM system, or those lucky enough to have a biz card scanning device…

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Charity Volunteers

After many years of promise and rhetoric, it seems we are finally arriving in the true digital era. Cloud subscription-based services are now the norm, Artificial Intelligence capabilities have become very real and are now being used in all kinds of systems to empower people to make smarter decisions and switched on organisations are realising…

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Sales Forecasting Crystal ball

Note: Since this post was written Microsoft have updated this feature. We will be writing a new post to cover the updates soon. Microsoft have introduced another new (preview) feature in Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement apps. Sales Forecasting helps companies to project revenue over time periods based on opportunities being created by the sales team.…

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Team Members Sparrows

Note: There are important changes to Team member licenses taking place in April 2020. See our update here April 2019 Updated Blog: Flexible licensing is one of the strong features that makes Dynamics 365 such a compelling CRM choice. For those users that need it, a Plan license allows full access to pretty much everything…

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What is a tag chart One of my favourite features of the new Unified Interface for Dynamics 365 is tag charts. Interactive tag charts have been around for a while, but you may not have heard of them until now, as they previously only appeared in the Interactive Service Hub. The Tag chart is an…

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Bananas in a row

Actually this is a very common question for people that are new to using Dynamics 365. When customers are first introduced to Dynamics 365 they often need guidance on the difference between leads and opportunities and how they both fit into the overall sales process. Furthermore what’s the difference between a lead and a contact…

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Busy control room steering CRM

Post Go Live So, you’ve just been through the excitement of the CRM project Go Live. The legacy system has now been disabled so even the most hardened resisters to change are now being forced to use the new system. You, as the CRM administrator, are now to going to start really earning those CRM…

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Happy employee training

This great quote from business “guru” Zig Ziglar and really nails the importance of taking employee training seriously Effective employee training is key to a successful Dynamics 365 implementation. Time and time again we come across failed implementations that are technically and logically sound but ultimately were seen as failed projects. This is because insufficient…

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