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Career Changes Coming Your Way: 4 Truths About the Evolving Workforce that Affect SAP Talent
Adam Page
Adam Page in Staffing, ASUG Talent Hub April 04, 2018

Career Changes Coming Your Way: 4 Truths About the Evolving Workforce that Affect SAP Talent

Fifty years ago, the workplace looked like a different place. Smoking was common in the office, and every manager above a certain level had their own secretary. Ten years ago, the workplace evolved again. Flexible working hours and working from home became more-popular options as the internet and smartphones allowed employees to always have what they needed to do their job remotely, rather than in the office.

Fast-forward to today, and another seismic shift is about to take place. Recent research commissioned by Freelancers Union and Upwork..

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One Size Fits All? Not When It Comes to Integration Solutions
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in SAP Business One, Developers, Integration, Opinion April 02, 2018

One Size Fits All? Not When It Comes to Integration Solutions

February was our Integration month for our ONE.Source community as we looked at multiple approaches to meeting your SAP Business One integration needs. Our Subject Matter Expert, Richard Duffy, shares his opinions on integration options, as well as recent insights he has gained. 

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5 Common Cybersecurity Risks and 10 Areas to Fix
Paul Kurchina
Paul Kurchina in Security, Cybersecurity Week, Best Practices, Cybersecurity March 31, 2018

5 Common Cybersecurity Risks and 10 Areas to Fix

I guess mom is always right: We should never trust a stranger. Unfortunately, most of us don’t heed this advice when exchanging sensitive personal data and interacting freely across wireless and digital communication channels. From stolen intellectual property and customer data to operation shutdowns that leave people vulnerable, news headlines are giving us every reason to reconsider our false sense of security in the digital technology we use.

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SAP Business One Usability Videos from SAP and ASUG
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in SAP Business One March 22, 2018

SAP Business One Usability Videos from SAP and ASUG

One of the goals of our ONE.Source community is to be your trusted conduit to resources and materials to help you get more from your SAP Business One deployment. With that goal in mind, I wanted to highlight some recent videos from SAP. 

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Securing Your SAP Business One Deployment with Technical and People-Based Best Practices
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in SAP Business One, Security, Cybersecurity, GDPR March 16, 2018

Securing Your SAP Business One Deployment with Technical and People-Based Best Practices

Our most recent blog on GDPR was one of our most popular to date. In the post, we explored what these impending changes mean and unpacked the business implications of these updated rules and requirements for protecting the data of your customers from the European Union.

The next logical question for SAP Business One customers is, "How do I make sure that my SAP Business One deployment is protected against unauthorized access, both benign and malicious?" The answer to that question is not only technical, but also tied to your business processes..

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Understanding GDPR and Information Security: Securing Your SAP Business One Deployment and Your Business
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in SAP Business One, Security, GDPR March 07, 2018

Understanding GDPR and Information Security: Securing Your SAP Business One Deployment and Your Business

GDPR: Just another acronym or something that will affect businesses of all sizes around the world? If you do business with customers in the European Union, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has significant implications for your business, no matter the size. 

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Need Short-Term SAP Talent? Meet the SAP Gig Economy
Adam Page
Adam Page in March 05, 2018

Need Short-Term SAP Talent? Meet the SAP Gig Economy

The concept of the gig economy is nothing new. In fact, with the recent explosion of services like Uber, GrubHub, TaskRabbit, and others, you could even say it could be the workforce of the future. The SAP gig economy is a little different, however. Not just anyone can participate―the skill sets are far more unique, which means they are also far more in demand.

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A Focus on Financials with SAP Business One | ONE.Source Curriculum for March 2018
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in SAP Business One March 05, 2018

A Focus on Financials with SAP Business One | ONE.Source Curriculum for March 2018

Each month in 2018, our ONE.Source community will feature one or two topics to feature across the month. If you missed it, our focuses thus far have been Logistics (January) and Integration (February). Now on to March...

General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, and Accounts Payable -- these three modules may not be the most glamorous of all the functional areas in SAP Business One, but they are critical to running your business profitably and optimizing your cash flows. These modules offer a number of ways to streamline your business operations and..

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Industry 4.0 and SAP Business One – How Your Business Can Prepare for the Next Industrial Revolution
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in SAP Business One February 13, 2018

Industry 4.0 and SAP Business One – How Your Business Can Prepare for the Next Industrial Revolution

The latest buzzword that you may encounter during 2018 is Industry 4.0, or the "fourth industrial revolution." 

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Mapping Your Success with SAP Business One – Reviewing the Latest Road Map
Richard Duffy
Richard Duffy in Road Map, SAP Business One February 06, 2018

Mapping Your Success with SAP Business One – Reviewing the Latest Road Map

Not long after our September 2017 webcast on the SAP Business One road map did we get an update from SAP. While not ideal for the shelf life of our webcast, we were due for an update.

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