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3 reasons why the JobsPlus database is not for your business

3 reasons why the JobsPlus database is not for your business

When I get an inquiry for JobsPlus support, the most common problem users put up with is that the system crashes many times in the day which possibly could mean poor application design and/or poor relational database design. JobsPlus uses a Microsoft Access Database that has a few disadvantages or limitations that are well known amongst...


Can Time Clock Fingerprint data be used for criminal purposes?

Can Time Clock Fingerprint data be used for criminal purposes?

We get a lot questions from businesses regarding how the FingerTec bio-metrics technology works and today I have picked out one specific question that I will address. It’s great to get these types of questions to do a write-up about, so keep them coming. In this blog post I will be covering the FingerTec’s bio-metric...


11 aspects of accounting ERP software to gain control of your business

11 aspects of accounting ERP software to gain control of your business

There should be no reason in this day and age for small to medium-sized companies to upgrade to a single Business Management System that is affordable and provides an immediate return on investment. As we’ve eluded in previous blogs, JobsPlus users (whether they want to admit it or not) run the risk of losing their...


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...