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Amber Tselios

Acumatica 1099-NEC Reporting Changes

Earlier this year, the IRS announced some 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. Changes to 1099 Forms – A History Lesson The IRS made the change because there was an … Read more

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Amber Tselios

Moving GP to the Cloud: The Importance of Choosing the Right Partner

Crestwood clients run the gamut, in terms of size, from small sole proprietorships to massive Fortune 200 corporations. We’re proud to offer a variety of resources for every level of need; no one-size-fits-all approaches from us. Our clients rely on us for any combination of services, from providing and implementing their ERP, to complex support … Read more

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Building your business from the ground up
Amber Tselios

When Accounting Software Falls Short, ERP Delivers

If you’ve built your business from the ground up, it’s likely you started with accounting software—odds are, you started with QuickBooks. Most businesses do. However, there comes a point when QuickBooks no longer keeps up with your growing business, and you may hear that your next step is enterprise resource planning (ERP) software. There is … Read more

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Empowering your Sales team
Amber Tselios

Seeing the Big Picture: Analytics, Dashboards, and Business Intelligence Give Sales Managers a Cornucopia of Information 

Sales keeps the business running, but who keeps the sales team running? The role of a sales manager is by no means an easy one. Whether you moved from rep to management or saw this as the ideal opportunity to move up the ladder, you know that managing a sales team is stressful. Just because … Read more

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Cloud ERP Fabrication
Amber Tselios

Is the Fabrication Industry Ready for Cloud ERP?

Fabrication is a tough business. Commodities prices fluctuate rapidly, offshoring creates new competition, and new technologies present additional risk. It’s a perfect storm, and to weather it, you need to balance customer-centric business practices with demand for cost optimization, speed, and flexibility. Following our last blog discussing some of the things that fabrication companies including … Read more

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Dynamics 365 BC Training
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Video Series: Dynamics 365 Business Central

Over the course of seven weeks, Crestwood’s Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central experts presented a series of webinars, ranging from a high-level overview to deep dives into each individual module. What Is Dynamics 365 Business Central? Dynamics 365 Business Central is a cloud-based, all-in-one ERP solution for every department from accounting to sales. It looks … Read more

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Cloud Storage OneDrive
Amber Tselios

How OneDrive Solved Our Collaboration Issues

As many companies do, Crestwood has regular company-wide calls that are attended by all our employees scattered across the country. The centerpiece of this call is a single PowerPoint presentation. But as each department worked on their respective slides, we were finding that dozens of different copies were being created, changes weren’t being saved, outdated … Read more

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Dynamics 365 Project
Amber Tselios

What is this New Microsoft ERP Product – Dynamics 365 Business Central?

One of the biggest reasons that Microsoft leads the ERP industry is their commitment to constantly improving and evolving to meet the changing needs of businesses. However, it occasionally results in a bit of confusion. That is the case with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. Let’s clear a few things up: What IS Dynamics 365 … Read more

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Amber Tselios

Top 3 Reasons to Attend GPUG Summit

The annual GPUG Summit is right around the corner. We hope to see you there! Our very own Mary Lenehan will be presenting a session on SmartLists this year – that’s one you don’t want to miss. This annual event is hosted and coordinated by the Microsoft Dynamics GP User Group (GPUG). GPUG, is a … Read more

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Amber Tselios

Crestwood Associates Awarded the AvidXchange 2017 Rookie of the Year Runner-up

AvidXchange, a financial technology company, has named Crestwood Associates as runner-up to their annual award of “Rookie of the Year” at their annual Partner Connect and Revolution Users’ Conference held this year in Chicago, IL. AvidXchange joined Crestwood’s list of independent software vendors in 2016. “AvidXchange is focused on the quality of the partnerships we cultivate, … Read more

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Bob Scott 2018 Top VARs
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Crestwood Makes Bob Scott’s Top VARs List for a Sixth Year

Crestwood Associates has again been named to the Bob Scott’s Insights 100 Top VARs for 2018. This is Crestwood’s sixth consecutive year appearing on the list at the highest ranking yet: #36. The Top 100 resellers are chosen from organizations that sell and implement Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and accounting software. “We always appreciate appearing … Read more

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