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Benefits of integrated Business Management Apps

The days of having disparate applications running your business should be over. Today, tools such as Odoo can solve this problem by providing an environment where-by business apps all talk to each-other and do not require manual data handling or involve delays that arise from using separate systems. The reason why having an integrated business management…
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Odoo v9 release timing update…

Whilst our taste-buds have been tempted with the features shown in the recent Odoo Conference, the reality is that a stable release is quite some time away and would be anticipating this to be March 2016. There is an ‘alpha’ v9 out there, however we are expecting the ‘beta’ to be out Q4 (Sept –…
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Odoo v9 key features – is it worth waiting for?

Odoo v9 is proving to be a major new release including an important re-write of the accounting module. The initial beta is currently available however not ready for commercial application and a stable v9 release is due July/August. Please contact us if you are interested in an early release to this new improved business management…
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Odoo v9 anticipated CRM new features and improvements

A new release of Odoo is pencilled in for July 2015 with the following hints released of what we can expect with the CRM module that includes the following; Modern User Interface – A fast user interface designed for sales. Get all the information you need where you need it. Reduce data entry – Get leads automatically created…
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Odoo Events Overview…

The Events module in Odoo is a great new enhancement that caters mainly for marketing or training events. Events are displayed on your website along with links to subscribe and RSVP. It also integrates with Eventbrite international and Eventbrite Australia. Key features includes; speaker booking improved Kanban view for event tracking survey questions for event…
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Improvements to Odoo POS

With hospitality requirements in mind, the latest version of Odoo POS includes some substantial improvements, including; mapping of table locations & numbers (restaurants) for order tracking ability to split bills for multiple payers/payments separate tickets for bar and kitchen (based on products/services) linking to stock items (stockable and consumables) ability to capture demographic information (for…
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Odoo Email Integration options…

Odoo offers a range of email integration options and this post is a quick summary of the available options. 1) Google Gmail – this integration is in-built and does not require configuration. Ideal for small to medium businesses not using a email management tool such as Exchange. 2) Email Gateway settings – simple to implement…
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Motivate your team with Gamification…

The new Odoo Gamification feature allows for the setting of targets and goals for both individual staff and teams. Once a target is reached the recipient earns a badge of recognition and notifications are sent to fellow staff members of the achievement. The concept behind gamification is to motivate staff and to have a social…
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Having Suppliers bid for your PO…

The Odoo RFQ (request for quotation) feature allows users to send out notifications and requests to suppliers for the quote for a listed order. It is in effect a pro-forma purchase order where the supplier responds with a price, the user compares the submissions and selects – when this happens the successful bidder receives the…
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