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Tips for Developing Key Performance Indicators for Your Organization

Apr 16, 2019
Tips for Developing Key Performance Indicators for Your Organization
Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) serve as important measures of your organization’s progress. They provide actionable insights to help you run your business on one single screen. These can be invaluable benchmarks that your team can use to determine if you are on track to reach your project and financial goals, giving you a clear path to growth.

What to Look for in Pipeline Management Software

Apr 9, 2019
What to Look for in Pipeline Management Software
Your project based company’s pipeline is invaluable for your growth, so managing it properly should be high priority. Some organizations may struggle with dedicating enough people, resources, and time to closely monitoring their pipeline. If this describes your organization, you could benefit greatly from pipeline management software. In this blog, we will explain the benefits of using pipeline software as well has how to find the right tool for your business.

SF1408 Part 2 – The Importance of Using a Timekeeping System to Maintain Compliance

Apr 5, 2019
The Importance of Using a Timekeeping System to Maintain Compliance
One of the most important aspects of government contracting is maintaining compliance with a timekeeping system. In this blog, we'll dive into the timekeeping requirements and what auditors are looking for.

SF1408 Part 1 - Overview of the DCAA Pre-Award Survey and DCAA Manual No 7641.90

Mar 29, 2019
Overview of the DCAA Pre Award Survey
If you are a prospective government contractor with an award looming that has cost type work, your first encounter with DCAA will most likely be the Pre-Award Survey (SF1408). In this blog, we will provide an overview of the SF1408 survey and audit.

What Makes a Project Based ERP System Special?

Mar 20, 2019
What Makes a Project Based ERP System Special?
Every project based business requires projects to keep it running smoothly and growing, so why not choose an ERP system that is built to manage them? A project based ERP system can help a business streamline and automate its project management process to avoid delayed projects, a lack of skilled employees, and unbilled hours. In short, project based ERPs are designed to promote project success and company growth.

What to Look for When Choosing Project Based ERP Software

Mar 11, 2019
What to Look for When Choosing Project Based ERP Software
If you are considering using ERP software for your business or are not satisfied with your current one and are looking elsewhere, understand that not all ERP systems are created equally. As we think about what makes great ERP software, we should consider the project lifecycle and the process of project management . The ERP should have all the elements of the project lifecycle as a basic part of the system.

Project Management Maturity Part 2: What is PPM? (Project Portfolio Management)

Mar 4, 2019
What is PPM? - Project Management Maturity Part 2
What is PPM? Today we hear so much about it, but what exactly is it and how many organizations are really doing it effectively? What makes implementation of this discipline so difficult? Organizations that concentrate on maturing their project management discipline should read this blog to gain tips on how to get started with an effective PPM practice.

Why is a Timely Month End Close Important For Your Project Based Business?

Feb 25, 2019
Why is a Timely Month End Close Important For Your Project Based Business?
Finance and accounting professionals are always looking for the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow and they can’t find it until month end close. They are not the only folks in the organization looking for the gold—the CEO, CFO, and COO are, too!

Project Management Maturity Part 1: Increase Project Success by Maturing Your Project Management Discipline

Feb 20, 2019
Project Management Maturity
Achieving a strategic level of project management maturity should be on the mind of every project-based business, especially professional services firms. Proposals, budgets, resources, estimate-at-complete (EAC) are activities a project-based business can’t live without.

How Unanet Can Help You Comply with ASC 606 and IFRS 15

Feb 13, 2019
How Unanet Can Help You Comply with ASC 606 and IFRS 15
Both public and private companies are faced with meeting the new revenue recognition requirements of ASC 606 and IFRS 15. Who must comply? Any company that enters into contracts with customers to perform services or deliver goods!