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Project Management Maturity Part 2: What is PPM?

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!

The Benefits of ERP Software Training

Feb 12, 2019
ERP Software Training
Software training is a valuable endeavor, and ERP software training is no different. Many people struggle with maximizing their use of the software they have access to. At Unanet we want you to maximize your software! We want you to use the tool as it was designed to help your business grow.

On-Premise vs Cloud ERP Software

Feb 5, 2019
Cloud ERP Software
Cloud ERP is becoming extremely popular and most businesses are researching this option. What makes ERP so popular is the overall cost reduction it provides vs. the on-premise software model of the past. Critical project and financial information is now available to all business stakeholders 24/7, and can be accessed from pretty much anywhere in the world.

Preparing Your 2019 GovCon Growth Strategy? See What We Learned in Our 2018 GAUGE Report

Jan 30, 2019
Preparing Your 2019 GovCon Growth Strategy? See What We Learned in Our 2018 GAUGE Report
Now that FY 2019 is well underway, knowing where you stand in the GovCon industry is critical for deciding how to steer your ship for the rest of this year. The Unanet and CohnReznick 2018 GAUGE Report provides benchmarking data and information compiled by surveying government contractors. This data helps us gain insight into the current GovCon growth rates and make predictions for the future.

2 CFR Part 200 Compliant ERP Software

Jan 22, 2019
2 CFR Part 200 Compliant ERP Software
In a previous blog, we explored whether DCAA compliant software exists. But what about 2 CFR Part 200 compliant ERP software? Let’s start off by clarifying that ERP software alone does not ensure compliance, no matter if it’s for DCAA audits, 2 CF Part 200, or otherwise. However, ERP software like Unanet can act as a supplement to an organization’s best practices and procedures, making the path to compliance easier.

Best Practices for Preparing Your Budget and Forecast

Nov 13, 2018
Budget and Forecast
Here we are again embracing another planning cycle. Budget and forecast preparation touches more people and causes more stress than almost any other business process.

What’s Your Government Contracting Win Rate? - 2018 GAUGE Report

Nov 12, 2018
What's Your Government Contracting Win Rate?
Closing deals can be tricky in any business, but winning government contracts is its own unique challenge. In the 2018 GAUGE report, which provides government contractors with data about current trends in the GovCon industry as well as insight into what to expect in the future, Unanet and CohnReznick surveyed government contractors about their win rates. In this blog, we will explore the win rate of our respondents as well as their BD challenges to help government contractors gear up for FY 2019.