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Dick Smith reborn Kogan at the Helm

Dick Smith reborn Kogan at the Helm

Dick Smith has been reborn from its unfortunately stale ashes and petty sales as a completely online store. The website and brand name were bought by Ruslan Kogan the owner of the other online retailer, rightfully named Kogan. A mass email has notified all persons whoever signed up or bought from Dick Smith since inception, enticing them to...


5 tips to Safeguard & make sure JobsPlus remains usable

5 tips to Safeguard & make sure JobsPlus remains usable

If now isn't the right time to move off your JobsPlus system due to time and/or budget. Below are 5 tips to safeguard and make sure JobsPlus remains usable.
1. If your JobsPlus integrates with your financial system (i.e MYOB Premier), do NOT upgrade your financial system as this breaks the connection. Using MYOB Premier as an...


JobsPlus update 2016 | MYOB not working with JobsPlus | Is there an alternative?

JobsPlus update 2016 | MYOB not working with JobsPlus | Is there an alternative?

AlphaBiz Solutions has taken it upon themselves to help current business who are stuck with the failed JobsPlus application, while more information will follow this week. We have arranged a special offer for clients of JobsPlus together. We will post more details here soon but if you can...


Take control of stock control

Take control of stock control

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Dick Smith bought by Kogan

Dick Smith bought by Kogan

‘An accounting nightmare’ probably describes the Dick Smith situation well from our point of view, a huge retailer, in fact, an Australian icon has fallen. The company is in receivership but still trading, its stock is being transported but not being paid for it’s definitely a difficult situation. Unfortunately, Dick Smith is not the first...


Cyber Criminals on the rise

Cyber Criminals on the rise

Symantec did a great Q&A about the Cryptolocker virus you can read it below. Cybercriminals are constantly looking for ways to evolve their malware. Evolution is the key for survival because antivirus research, analysis, countermeasures, and public awareness thwart the efficacy of malware and its spread. During the past year, Ransomware has received a lot of...


Dick Smith end of an era

Dick Smith end of an era

***UPDATE 06/01/16 - Dick Smith has gone up for sale It’s the end of the road, or rather the start of the end for Dick Smith. The past giant retailer who found his niche in custom electronics is now fallen to an ever-expanding expanse of consumer electronics industry, unable to keep up with price wars and variety...


Dick Smith in trouble…but 70% off all USB cables*

Dick Smith in trouble…but 70% off all USB cables*

*If you read the title and have been in a store you may not be surprised by this, Dick Smiths massive sale was a joke, 70% off random rubbish that still costs less on eBay. Basically a case study of how to not do a massive sale.


The top 5 wish list for a Cloud ERP System

The top 5 wish list for a Cloud ERP System

MYOB has realised multiple survey results that they commissioned by independent research company McGladrey, today’s topic is The Top 5 Advantages Companies expect from a cloud ERP will give them...


Cryptolocker at it again, $325 million in damages, so here are the top 6 tips to secure your small business

Cryptolocker at it again, $325 million in damages, so here are the top 6 tips to secure your small business

It is one of the worst moments for the company IT to find that their system has been attacked by a virus, it’s even worse when that virus is Cryptolocker. The famed ransomware virus manages to insert itself into any system but businesses are the hardest hit, especially those without hourly back-ups. Recently it was...