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5 proven sales techniques to convince customers in the CEE Market to move to Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management

1ClickFactory’s approach has always been clear: Dynamics Partners should move their customers to the newest versions of Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management. However, this is not only because it is good for your customers, it is also good for you as Dynamics Partners. And this is especially true today with the enormous growth in the CEE market. In this blog post, we’re going to take a dive deep into how Dynamics Partners in the CEE market can catch the momentum and get the most out of the possibilities the market has to offer.

The options for moving Microsoft Dynamics NAV/Dynamics 365 Business Central solutions to the Cloud

Many Microsoft Dynamics Partners have already accepted the fact that the world is moving towards the Cloud. As the migration increases, Microsoft Dynamics Partners are looking for ways to adopt a new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model. However, migrating customers into a SaaS model might not always be straightforward and easy due to current SaaS model limitations or your readiness to support a customer solution directly on SaaS. Continue reading to learn more about it.

How do the new Microsoft regulations have an impact on your Direct Bill partnership?

If you are a CSP Direct Bill Partner, you may need to find a CSP Indirect provider due to the new performance regulations announced by Microsoft, which are effective as of January 2021. We understand that this change may have been unexpected for many. However, moving from a Direct to an Indirect partnership doesn’t necessarily mean big changes for you as an organization, on the contrary, it may just turn out to be for the best! Read on to find out more about it.

Here’s what you need to know if you're considering adding Microsoft Power Platform to your business

Given that adding the Power Platform, a low-code development platform, to the product portfolio is a completely different business for a typical Dynamics and Modern Workplace Partner, there is a confusion in the market on the best approach to take. How do you build the Power Platform competence? How do you market the Power Platform? Where is the opportunity for us, as a Dynamics and Modern Workplace Partner?

An Unpredictable Year and What it Means for 2021

I was reading back over my predictions for 2020 from last year’s Christmas/New Year blog. Boy was I wrong 😊 (see blog from last year here), but then again, I think most people could not have predicted all that has happened in 2020. 2020 has been the most difficult year to navigate in my professional career, but thankfully, it has not been all bad.

Is it Time to Take your Microsoft Dynamics 365 ERP Online?

We’ve seen lots of businesses adapting to 2020 challenges by going online, either by migrating physical marketplaces to e-commerce solutions or by making their data accessible and more reachable through web solutions. Therefore, it’s a good time for Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) (e.g. Microsoft Dynamics NAV/ Dynamics 365 Business Central) system owners to consider whether they want to be more integrated and visible on the web. Is it time to take your Microsoft Dynamics 365 ERP online?

How to Stay up to Date with Dynamics 365 Finance & Supply Chain Management and Why it Matters

Transitioning to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management from an older version makes your customer’s life easier as they no longer need to worry about the potential major upgrades anymore. Plus, customers receive the latest and greatest features and get expert support provided by Microsoft. However, after you deploy a customer on Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management, every 6 weeks, automatic service updates are rolled out. Read this blog post to learn how to stay up to date.

When Does it Make Sense to Wait and Upgrade to Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS LATER?

In our previous blog post, we explained when you should choose to upgrade to Dynamics 365 Business Central SaaS NOW. But more often than not, it is a complicated process. You may experience various limitations which prevent you from upgrading. To resolve some of these limitations sometimes the answer is to wait and eventually these issues disappear with technological progress. Read the full blog post to learn examples of such limitations.

Selling Dynamics 365 Business Central in the CEE Market - Real Life Success Stories: Part 2

This is a continuation of ‘Real Life Success Stories - Selling Dynamics 365 Business Central in the CEE Market’. Read this to learn:

  • How should you adapt your Sales & Marketing operations for Cloud business?
  • What are the most common challenges you face?
  • What are the three top things customers ask you when you are offering Dynamics 365 Business Central?
  • Things to consider when choosing your hosting Partner.

 

Selling Dynamics 365 Business Central in the CEE Market - Real Life Success Stories: Part 1

How many times have you listened to someone share a great success story and wondered: “All this sounds great, but in my world this would never have worked.”? Well, you are not alone in that thought. I have heard so many different arguments, such as - “Dynamics 365 Business Central is too expensive for CEE markets”, “CEE market customers are not ready to move to the Cloud”, “There is no way we can do business with Dynamics 365 Business Central, until there is a Microsoft Business Central SaaS version available...”. So, that made me think, now is the time to introduce two Partners who are already doing business with Dynamics 365 Business Central and have already (for the most part) moved their customers to the Cloud, operating within the CEE market.