Markerstudy: putting 64 businesses onto Sage Intacct
If you’re using Sage 1000 (or indeed other older Sage products like Sage Line 500), you’ll be only too aware that they are going “end of life” and will soon be consigned to history. At Datel, we know that this is going to mean some upheaval and complexity. It’s our job to make the migration process simpler; so we spoke to Markerstudy, a highly acquisitive insurance business which has successfully taken Sage transformation to its limits…Read full article
Quality of Mind
It's safe to say that the past year has been far from easy, and that's particularly true for business leaders who have had to make plenty of tough decisions. As we reflect on the past 12 months, perhaps it's time to adjust our ways of thinking and learn to understand life's ups and downs with a new perspective. In this episode, host Emma Pownall is joined by world-class practitioner of Quality of Mind, Piers Thurston, as he reveals the transformational advice that he gives to business leaders around the globe. Tune in to hear why business leaders ought to care about Quality of Mind, and why recognising the aperture in which we see the world in is so conducive to a healthy mindset.
The function of a 21st century CFO
Key financial roles within businesses have had to evolve over recent years. In this blog, we take a look at what the responsibilities of a CFO used to be, and how they've had to change due to the financial crisis, global pandemic, and rise of new technologies.
Customer Support Services update - January 2021
Our Customer Support Consultants have kicked off 2021 with a fanstatic month of excellent results. Take a look at some of the stats and customer feedback from January.
Putting purpose to work
As the pandemic teaches us to work, sell and engage very differently, many companies are discovering the new value in purpose. Host Emma Pownall is joined by Russell Atkinson and Miguel Veiga-Pestana to discuss why purpose matters in the business world, how we sustain purpose in the new remote-working environment, and how purpose is changing with the younger generations that are coming into the workforce.
Brexit: Challenges faced by exporters in the first weeks
On Christmas Eve, the UK and EU announced the agreement on a trade deal, coming into effect on the 1st January 2021. For many of our customers, this has led to major changes in their processes and businesses as a whole.
Fast decision making in a changing world
Managing Director of Brit European, Graham Lackey, tells us how speedy adaptation and innovative technology were crucial in helping the business to overcome the challenges it faced in 2020.
Caring about the future
The Children’s Family Trust is an independent fostering agency working to provide exceptional foster carers for vulnerable children. We caught up with Paresh Samat, Head of Finance at the charity, about how his admiration for the cause is driving the big changes he’s pushing through.
Customer Support Services update - December 2020
Our Customer Support Consultants finished 2020 on a high and have achieved another month of excellent results. Take a look at some of the stats and customer feedback from December.
Podcast episode with CFO Whisperer David Axson, exploring the topic of cash resilience in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Emma and David discuss the environment that CFOs nowadays are finding themselves in, how the pandemic has accelerated the changing function of a CFO, and what those key financial roles within businesses look like going forward.