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Workhorse Launch Makes Order Management Easy for Small Business

Fast-growing, UK business management software company, Workhorse, announces the launch of the first of its specialist business solutions for SMEs.  The Order Management and Inventory solution provides powerful functionality and customisation for a low monthly fee. Workhorse is on a mission to change the small business software market by delivering powerful, bespoke software that doesn’t …
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Do Business Differently to Capitalise on South East Business Growth

One third of businesses in the UK are located in London and the South East, with SMEs making up the vast majority. At the end of 2017, professional services firm EY predicted that the South East would see the highest level of business growth outside of London up to 2020, with a growth rate of 2% …
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Workhorse + Xero: A Partnership to Help Small Business Thrive

Small businesses are at the heart of not only the UK economy but also globally.  SMEs comprise the significant majority of businesses around the world but traditionally have tended not to be properly served by software companies keen to make the big blue chip buck. Workhorse is a specialist small business software, designed for SMEs …
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Workhorse Joins Discussion Panel on Flexible Working for the 21st Century

What are the real benefits of true flexible working to support business growth in the 21stcentury?  Workhorse’s Head of Marketing, Alison Prangnell, will be joining a panel to debate exactly this at the Spring Forward Festival in Brighton this March. Workhorse business management software is inspired by enabling SMEs to do business better in the …
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ERP for Small Business – Excessive, or an Opportunity being Missed?

Traditionally ERP, or enterprise resource planning software was seen to be the domain of big business, in particular manufacturing organisations. Over time, the systems have developed bringing in other functions such as HR, finance and marketing but what benefit can the principles of ERP bring a small business and is it cost-effective? I have a …
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How is Legacy Software Limiting Your Business Operations?

Most software solutions don’t last forever. The vendor will make updates for at least a few years, and you’ll need to install them. But at some point, they will release a new version or perhaps even stop making the software altogether. Even traditional bespoke software isn’t free from the problems that come with keeping it …
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Cyber Security for Retailers – Best Practice Toolkit Published

Last week, The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) released information on best practice guidelines developed in conjunction with the British Retail Consortium (BRC).  The NCSC is tasked with protecting not only business but also private individuals from cybercrime.  Retail is one area where business and private individuals are closely connected.  In an increasingly digitalised environment, …
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Workhorse Reseller Programme Kicks off Spring 2019!

Workhorse, the custom business management software, announces the official launch of its reseller programme in Spring 2019. Workhorse is growing fast in the UK and Europe.  A second round of funding completing this year, will further fund the Company’s mission to dominate small business software by enabling small businesses to grow with exceptional, highly customisable …
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Why Settle for Poor Fit? How Bespoke Software Gives You More

Picking an off-the-shelf software system for your business is an easily available option and has become a popular choice. However, whether it’s a good choice is another question. A readymade software package could work out for a while, but many companies find out pretty soon that it’s not the right solution for them. Using off-the-shelf …
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CRM a jigsaw that fits together

The Simple Way to Get a CRM that Works for You

Any modern marketing team needs a customer relationship management system but so too does the wider business. CRM software makes customer relationship management simple, giving you the tools that you need to handle it all in one place. We all need a little help from technology to make human interaction easier at busy times. CRM …
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