The Top 13 Most Important KPIs for Retailers

The retail industry is more competitive than ever, and businesses that want to stay in the game must stay on top of the numbers…analyzing data to determine important decisions. Without the ability to get to and work with that data, they are at a serious disadvantage. The common problem today is not the data itself.… Continue reading The Top 13 Most Important KPIs for Retailers

Business Insights for Today’s Financial Professionals

As more businesses move to advanced technologies, the pace of doing business has increased. Competitors are becoming more agile. Smaller, more nimble organizations can penetrate markets as disruptors, leaving established firms scratching their heads bewildered. Is your business able to evaluate changing market trends and adapt quickly?   Old School is Just Plain Old There was… Continue reading Business Insights for Today’s Financial Professionals

How to Dynamically Filter in Jet Reports Using a Drop Down-List

This blog provides step-by step instructions on how to create a dropdown list for end users to use to filter a Jet Report without the end user needing Jet Reports license. As a report designer, when working with Jet Global’s Jet Reports, it can be time consuming to create multiple versions of the same report… Continue reading How to Dynamically Filter in Jet Reports Using a Drop Down-List

Reporting, Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Corporate Performance Management

We often hear, “BI? Yeah, we have that.” But when we ask what it’s being used for, we hear about all the cool reports they can run. If this is all they are doing with the data, are they truly benefitting as much as they could with these powerful tools? You should ask yourself the… Continue reading Reporting, Business Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Corporate Performance Management

Microsoft Dynamics NAV Reporting Options: Power BI and Jet Reports

Businesses and organizations of every size are capable of collecting a mountain of information on a regular basis. Putting this information to work for improving process and practice is another issue. Without the right tools, accurate data analysis is difficult at best. And lack of insight at this level ensures poor decision making and missed… Continue reading Microsoft Dynamics NAV Reporting Options: Power BI and Jet Reports

Help us Help You Create Real Value with KPIs that Matter

Every business, from driveway lemonade stands to multi-billion dollar corporations, manage Key Performance Indicators, or KPIs, in some way or another. For the lemonade stand, it may be as simple as cups of lemonade per day. Conversely, for larger businesses, there may be a myriad of metrics that could provide valuable insight to managing the… Continue reading Help us Help You Create Real Value with KPIs that Matter

Using Business Intelligence to Manage Your Equipment Rental Company

Running an equipment rental company is an exercise in balance; managing inventory, assets, and billing needs, are challenges that need your attention. To ensure success, equipment rental companies should be able to make smart, strategic decisions quickly. Enter business intelligence. Business intelligence capabilities allow you to turn your data into action. The advantages of using… Continue reading Using Business Intelligence to Manage Your Equipment Rental Company

Microsoft Power BI Map Visualizations Made Easy

Microsoft Power BI is a powerful tool that allows users to pull real time data directly from Microsoft Dynamics NAV and other sources for analysis and reporting. Included in the analyzation options are two map visualizations that show data by location. These maps are an impactful and creative way to display data. However, sometimes it… Continue reading Microsoft Power BI Map Visualizations Made Easy

Fighting Crime (and Other Amazing Feats) with Business Intelligence

Every company knows that business intelligence is important, and the term is thrown around every day. But with today’s advancements in technology, you might not be aware of the amazing things it can do for your business. This blog offers some surprising reminders. Simply put, Business Intelligence (or “BI” if you are looking to pick… Continue reading Fighting Crime (and Other Amazing Feats) with Business Intelligence