Today’s financial professional faces a series of decisions in leading his or her company into the future. Tasked with doing more work in less time, finance professionals are expected to take an increasingly complex regulatory landscape, balance it with more competition, and try to handle everything in a world that is more globally connected than ever.
In this complicated and need-it-now world, your people, processes, and technologies matter more than ever as you seek to answer pressing financial questions. No longer are monthly check-ins effective for decision making, leadership and board members need information readily available to act.
The 2019 Buyer’s Guide to Accounting Software
With such intense pressure on the finance department to inform decisions and provide information, why is it so hard to generate reports? You have the right people, your processes are in order, but too often, it may be your technology that is holding you back.
To address the common concerns and challenges that finance professionals face in selecting accounting, financial management, or enterprise resource planning software, the team at Sage Intacct releases an annual guide for professionals like you to understand your options and select the solution that works best. If you are looking to make the most of your business decisions in 2019, 2020, and beyond, this guide is designed to offer a primer for finance professionals looking to improve reporting, reduce errors, and increase business speed as they bring their business into the future.
This guide, available for download here, explores the entire buying process:
- Understanding the need for new software
- Gathering requirements and building an internal project team
- Choosing a deployment option
- Comparing suite and best-of-breed options
- The evaluation, demo, and selection process
- Vetting vendors and implementation partners
- Cutting out vendors and selecting a partner
- Understanding service-level agreements
- Implementation and training timelines
Whether you are outgrowing your current solution, need to modernize your technological stack, or are looking for something that better suits your needs, this guide provides an overview of options so that you can select the right one.
Need more help? At Wipfli, we’ve been in the business of implementing software and supporting decision makers for decades, and would love to discuss your needs. With a wide range of available options and the ability to support you with one that works for you, we have the skills and history to deliver. Download the entire 2019 Buyer’s Guide here, and contact us for a free consultation.